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category: History & Legends
TIMELINE

From 1960 to 1969

All data used as is from rugbyfootballhistory.com

1961

USA Army Rugby Club Founded. The Army Rugby Football Club is one of the most highly respected teams at the United States Military Academy and its members are drawn from the United States Corps of Cadets.

1963

Richard Sharp scores one of the most elegant tries of all time. On a diagonal run from a scrum he sells more dummies than Mothercare to glide through Scotland's defence for the try that brings England the Five Nations title.

1965

Canadian Rugby Union formed.

1967

Keith Jarrett, at 18, makes a sensational Five Nations debut scoring 19 points in Wales's 34-21 demolition of England.


1968

President Bush plays for Yale Rugby team

Mike Gibson became the first replacement in a test match when he ran on the field to replace an injured Barry John in the Lion's first test against South Africa.

1969

Start of the decade of the dragon. Wales lead the way on coaching and the use of the squad system to win three Grand Slams and six Triple Crowns.


 





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