Lord Derby Cup

Lord Derby Cup

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Lord Derby Cup (French: Troph e Lord Derby), also known as French Rugby XIII Cup, is the premier knock-out competition for the sport of rugby league football in France. It is open to all French rugby league clubs.It was first contested in 1934, the same season as the French Rugby League Championship first got under way. The first winner of the cup was US Lyon Villeurbanne on 5 May 1935 in Toulouse.The Lord Derby Trophy was offered by Edward Stanley, 17th Earl of Derby on May 1935 to the winner of the game played between Castleford, the winners of English Rugby League Challenge Cup, and US Lyon Villeurbanne.show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136625431
  • 9786136625430