Rugby Book of the Year | Shortlisted

The Buck Props Here!

by Anthony Buchanan with Geraint Thomas

The Fascinating Story of the Last Collier to Play For Wales

Autobiography of one of the last colliers to play for Wales. Although he only won a handful of International caps for Wales, WRU and IRB member Anthony Buchanan’s story is unusual in that it spans both the playing and administrative sides of the game as well as bridging Welsh rugby’s momentous shift from the amateur days to professionalism.

The Buck Props Here by Anthony Buchanan
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