Rugby League Challenge Cup Book.

RL Challenge Cup Book Author – Les Hoole

Les Hoole has followed Rugby League since the age of ten. When he first watched his hometown team of Wakefield Trinity. He now lives in Drighlington. With his wife Dianne, daughter Verity and son Ben. In the summer he watches as much rugby as he can. And attempts the occasional pilgrimage to Belle Vue to see his beloved Trinity.

In winter he is an avid fan of Bradford City. And divides his time between watching the Bantams. And following the progress of his son who plays in goal for Drighlington Juniors.

He writes for various football magazines. Also, club programmes as far apart as Bradford and Plymouth.

Les has two weekly columns in the Rugby Leaguer. In addition, he contributes regularly to various club programmes and newspapers. This is his fifth book on Rugby League. And he has also written a guide to the collecting clubs of Great Britain.

Rugby League Challenge Cup Book Review

The RL Challenge Cup is the game’s most enduring and endearing competition. Since its beginnings in 1897. The tournament has blossomed to become Rugby League’s annual showpiece. And one of Britain’s most popular sporting events.

For over one hundred years the Challenge Cup has been filled with moments of high drama. Compelling action and superb skill. This book gives the full story of the Cup with details of the early rounds. In addition, a full description of every Final since the ‘Gallant Youths’ of Batley won the very first trophy in 1897.

Complemented by a range of superb photographs. Many of which have never previously been published. The book is the complete guide to over a century of the RL Challenge Cup competition.

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