Jonah, His Story

Rugby icon Jonah Lomu is back in the news thanks to the release of his highly-anticipated autobiography, Jonah My Story. The Age praises the “simple yet emotionally taut language” Lomu uses to portray his rise from troubled and abused youth to international superstar. Belfast Telegraph reviewer Peter Sharkey compares Lomu at the 1995 World Cup to Viv Richards, Mike Tyson, and Muhammed Ali at the peak of their achievements – “sporting greats at their ruthless best.”


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All Black Beauden Barrett Signs with Suntory

All Black Beauden Barrett Signs with Suntory

All Blacks flyhalf Beauden Barrett, 29, will play for the Suntory Sungoliath in Japan’s Top League next season, which starts in January 2021, Japanese newspaper The Yomiuri Shimbun reports. Barrett, a two-time…