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Rugby League World Issue 402

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Jean Galia Cup

Great Britain v Fance

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#1 rlno1

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 08:29 AM

Recently I was reading a rugby magazine from 1963 and it made mention that Great Britain and France played their annual games for the Jean Galia Cup from 1962/63. I always thought only the European Championship was played for this trophy.

Anyone know anymore about this Cup? How long GB and France played for it before sponsors trophies took over?

Better still any old photos of this trophy?

Edited by rlno1, 28 January 2013 - 08:31 AM.

#2 Pie tries

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 08:00 PM

While we're at it the WC should be named after the French chp who donated it

#3 flyingking

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 04:03 PM

While we're at it the WC should be named after the French chp who donated it

Why would you wish to rename a toilet? :) Or is Pepe le Phew the Frenchie you had in mind?

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