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Doddie Weir Scotland T-Shirt

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Doddie Weir Scotland T-Shirt

Doddie Weir Scotland T-Shirt is inspired by the charismatic former Scotland Rugby Union international.

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Doddie Weir Scotland T-Shirt is inspired by the charismatic former Scotland Rugby Union international.

Doddie Weir Scotland Rugby

Doddie’s first senior appearance for Scotland was on 10 November 1990. Against Argentina at Murrayfield Stadium. A mainstay of the team throughout the 1990s. He was a fan favourite of the Murrayfield crowd. His first Rugby World Cup was in 1991, where Scotland lost in the third-place play-off to New Zealand.

Representing Scotland Rugby 1995 Rugby World Cup

In addition, he played in the 1995 Rugby World Cup. Also, in the quarter-finals scored two tries against New Zealand. Furthermore, he is the only Scot to have scored 2 tries against New Zealand. By the end of 1996, he was Scotland’s most capped forward. He scored a try against France at Murrayfield in the Five Nations on 1 March 1997. Furthermore, in 1997 he was the first recipient of the Famous Grouse Scotland Player of the Five Nations Award.

Scotland Rugby – Respected Player

Doddie Weir’s Scotland rugby career is nothing short of legendary, leaving an indelible mark on both the sport and the hearts of rugby fans worldwide. A towering figure, both in stature and skill, Weir’s journey through the world of rugby is a testament to his exceptional talent, unyielding determination, and unwavering spirit.

Doddie Weir Scotland Rugby Debut

Weir burst onto the international scene in the early 1990s and quickly established himself as a force to be reckoned with. Standing at an impressive 6 feet 6 inches tall, he brought an unmatched physicality to the game, dominating in the lineouts and rucks. His towering presence made him a formidable opponent and a vital asset to Scotland’s forward pack.

Tackling MND

One of the most memorable moments of Weir’s career came during the Five Nations Championship in 1999 when he played a crucial role in Scotland’s last-minute victory over England. His performance in that match epitomized his dedication and resilience, embodying the never-give-up spirit that endeared him to fans and teammates alike.

Beyond his on-field achievements, Doddie Weir’s character and grace in the face of adversity are what truly define his legacy. In 2017, he announced that he had been diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease (MND), a debilitating condition that affects the nervous system. Despite this devastating news, Weir tackled his illness with the same determination that marked his rugby career. He channeled his energy into raising awareness and funds for MND research, becoming an inspiring advocate and a beacon of hope for others facing similar challenges.

Doddie Weir touched the hearts of millions

The rugby world rallied around Weir, organizing charity events, fundraisers, and campaigns to support his cause. The “Doddie Weir Cup” was established, an annual rugby match played between Scotland and a rotating opponent, with proceeds going toward MND research. Weir’s courage and resilience in the face of adversity have touched the hearts of millions, transcending rugby and uniting people for a common cause.

The Doddie Weir Signature Range by Ellis Rugby

The Doddie Weir Scotland T-Shirt. Manufactured from satin touch 100% cotton, the jersey features a detailed embroidered Crest. Also, other features include a tartan herringbone finish on the vents and tape on the neck opening. Also, we offer a Doddie Weir Polo Shirt and Doddie Weir Rugby Shirt.

Available in S to 5XL.

My Name’5 Doddie Foundation

The My Name’5 Doddie Foundation is absolutely committed to its goal: A World Free of MND. Profits made from the sale of these Ellis Rugby garments are donated to the charity.

Doddie Weir Rugby Shirt includes Story-Teller

Also, this product includes our unique ‘Story-Teller’ microchip. Scan the garment label on the front, just above the hem. Furthermore, a message will appear on iPhones, tap the icon and the video will launch. Android Smartphones often scan better if the back of the phone is placed over the label. Once the chip is detected the video will launch automatically on your phone.

In addition, please note: The Ellis Rugby ‘Story-Teller’ is an additional feature of our garments. Also, we will not accept returns. Or supply replacements if the tag does not work, or stops working during the garment’s life.

Here’s the video you will see, telling the story behind the garment –

Additional information

Colour

Navy

Size

Small, Medium, Large, X Large, 2X Large, 3X Large, 4X Large, 5X Large

Gender

Men

Style

Rugby Shirt

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