Known as “The Flying Prince,” Alexander Obolensky excelled in rugby, gaining two rugby blues representing Oxford University. In 1936 he scored 2 tries on his England debut in a 13-0 victory over the NZ. Obolensky's debut game was the first time that England defeated New Zealand in a rugby match. England would then be unable to defeat New Zealand again until 1973. During 1936 The Flying Prince would gain 3 more caps playing for England.
Claim this vintage Flying Prince 1936 tribute rugger crafted to remember one of the greatest to play the game. This product comes assembled with 100% cotton and is shipped free to your door from our warehouse in the southern United States. Own your piece of English rugby history and cherish the greatness of the sport.
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