A Captain's Cup Podcast: John Eales

Publish Date
Sun, 29 Sep 2019, 8:44PM
Australian captain John Eales is presented the William Webb Ellis Trophy by Queen Elizabeth II after winning the Rugby World Cup Final against France, November 6 1999, Cardiff, Wales. Australia won the match 35 - 12. (Photo: PHOTOSPORT)
Australian captain John Eales is presented the William Webb Ellis Trophy by Queen Elizabeth II after winning the Rugby World Cup Final against France, November 6 1999, Cardiff, Wales. Australia won the match 35 - 12. (Photo: PHOTOSPORT)

A Captain's Cup Podcast: John Eales

Publish Date
Sun, 29 Sep 2019, 8:44PM

In the fourth episode of A Captain's Cup, Daniel McHardy talks with John Eales, the second Wallabies captain to hoist the Webb Ellis Cup in victory.

Eales remembers a special tournament in 1999 which saw Australia assert themselves as a true rugby powerhouse.  A Captain's Cup, the story of the Rugby World Cup told by the seven men who conquered it.

Produced by Radio Sport, Newstalk ZB and NZ Herald.

Listen to Episode 4 here: