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Warburton, Sam, 1988- author; Starling, Boris, author

Sam Warburton OBE was not only a titan of Welsh rugby, but an icon of the game. Having represented his country as a player and team captain at all junior levels, he propelled himself to international attention in 2011 when named as the youngest ever captain of Wales for the Rugby World Cup. Despite his tender age, Sam's immense displays for club and country were recognised still further in April 2013, when, at just 24, he was named the Lions' captain for the extraordinary 2013 tour to Australia. Four years later, after a year 'in the wilderness', Sam was named Lions' captain yet again for the historic tour to New Zealand, thereby becoming the first ever Lions Captain never to lose a series in the professional era. Written in a compelling but soul searching style, this is a personal book exploring the nature of leadership, the value of self-control, the precision of mindset and of course the future of the game

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Sam Warburton with Boris Starling
ISBN: 0008336571, 9780008336578
Physical Description: 390 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: Biography.; Warburton, Sam, 1988-; Rugby football captains Wales Biography.; Rugby Union football Wales.