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Discussion started by AlecW , 11 October, 2020 19:36
Joe Ansbro
AlecW 11 October, 2020 19:36
Nice story about him on the BBC Sport website - now a teacher at Harrow School.

Remember him as a top centre and a top bloke too... Great to hear heís in fine fettle!

Story here

Re: Joe Ansbro
M51 11 October, 2020 21:10
Thanks Alec for bringing this up, we forget those players who give there all to LI and rugby, then retire through injury. I personally had forgotten about Joe and I expect a few more of us have. Its very sad that we forget those that move on through injury or other difficulties. Maybe a " Where are they now" thread might help. Any way its good to hear Joe is doing well. Good luck Joe if you are reading this forum.

Re: Joe Ansbro
PV 11 October, 2020 21:10
Old Stonyhurst, decent rugby pedigree right there.

Re: Joe Ansbro
cjm. 12 October, 2020 14:50
I don't remember him playing that many games for us before his unfortunate injury. He did seem fairly classy when he did play though IIRC

Re: Joe Ansbro
AlecW 12 October, 2020 21:53
According to espn, 9 matches & 2 tries in 2011-12 - his career ending injury came in a pre-season friendly in August 2012.

Re: Joe Ansbro
SteveS 12 October, 2020 22:46
Yes lovely piece


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