Story: Cooke, Albert Edward

Cooke compares himself with later, bigger rugby players

Hear Bert Cooke interviewed in the 1960s, discussing his weight by comparison with later, heavier rugby players. He recalls the sending off of Cyril Brownlie in the 1925 England test. (3 min 10 sec)

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T. P. McLean. 'Cooke, Albert Edward', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4c32/cooke-albert-edward (accessed 3 December 2021)