Silence was broken by a dog barking outside the packed stadium

This was one of those sporting occasions which transcends a game and makes bolder statements about humanity……………….during one of Donald’s earlier, and also crucial, kicks, the silence was broken only by the barking of a dog from outside the stadium.”

This is an excerpt from an extraordinarily well written piece by a Kiwi, Martin Moodie, whose article captures the greatness of sportsmanship as demonstrated by the Munster fans. As the late, great Jack O’Donnell from St. Louis Missouri used to say “read this and cry”.

If you enjoyed this story, you might also enjoy:

Magnificent Maori Gesture at Start of Munster Game

or a little known story called:  The mighty All Blacks march as Snow White’s dwarfs

or another story from that same 1978 game, when the ABs heard that the Munster captain’s father had just died died, read what the Maori players did.

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4 Responses to Silence was broken by a dog barking outside the packed stadium

  1. Maria July 24, 2009 at 1:00 am #

    Very useful information. I think it is useful for many people. Thank you for your blogs.

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