Rugby’s Great Schools: Oundle was finishing school for Curry twins

Brendan Gallagher continues his series looking at rugby’s great schools

OUNDLE have been blessed with a notable list of coaches over the years – former Wales skipper Terry Cobner, England hooker John Olver, England full-back Simon Hodgkinson and England and Lions lock Danny Grewcock – but none have left a more indelible imprint that Frank Spragg.
Spragg was the Oxford fullback in the 1926 Varsity match and joined Oundle the following year as a Latin teacher, but within a couple of years his true vocation revealed itself when he started a 33-year stint in charge of the First XV. A born coa...

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