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New Zealand shearing world championship place-getters

New Zealand shearing world championship place-getters

Since 1977 a world shearing and woolhandling championship has been held every two or three years. New Zealanders have done outstandingly in the event, with their main competition coming from the UK and Australia. David Fagan’s feat in winning the title five times may never be equalled.

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Des Williams, 'Shearing - Shearing champions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/diagram/18257/new-zealand-shearing-world-championship-place-getters (accessed 12 November 2019)

Story by Des Williams, published 24 Nov 2008