Frank Hancock

Frank Hancock

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Francis Escott "Frank" Hancock was an English-born rugby union centre who played club rugby for Somerset and Cardiff and international rugby for Wales. Hancock is best known as being the sport's first fourth threequarter player, which changed the formation of rugby union play that lasts to the present day. His role in the development of rugby was recognised by the International Rugby Board in 2011 with induction to the IRB Hall of Fame. Hancock first played rugby in Somerset, and captained his local club and represented the Somerset county team. He moved to Cardiff to become involved in his family's brewing company, which had a brewery in Cardiff. He joined the Cardiff team in 1884 and was placed at centre as a replacement for the injured Tom Williamsshow more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135792873
  • 9786135792874