Friday, October 22, 2021
Tries and Prejudice

Muslim rugby league International seeks to build bridges

Date: 7/6/17

The autobiography of England’s first Muslim rugby international has been released free of charge on Amazon in the wake of the recent terrorist atrocities in Manchester and London.

British Asian Rugby Association lock in Italy tour

Date: 1/3/15

Rugby League legend Garry Schofield OBE has accepted the challenge of becoming Director of Rugby for a forthcoming BARA (British Asian Rugby Association) tour of Italy which could involve a meeting with the Pope!

The BARA team will take on the Federation Italian Rugby Football League (FIRFL) XIII in Rome on the 16th of May with the two teams playing for the White Ribbon Trophy and are in the process of trying to arrange a meeting with the Pontiff in the Vatican.

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