Hardmen Stories as submitted by the Punters...

Got a story of your own??? Why not share your story with other members of Team Era, just click here

Return to the page you just ventured from CLICK HERE..


I have a Story about this HardmanSponsor This Page?The Vote TallyI want to voteFavorite MomentsTo Quick Index

RETURN TO PREVIOUS PAGE

Des Drummond, A Rugby League Hero and Hardman ...#

Des Drummond Rugby League Hardman, Hero and Legend. Des Drummond played for Warrington, Leigh, Great Britain, during the Era of the Biff

How Des Drummond
is going in the Poll

DRUMMOND_Des

DRUMMOND_Des

Hardman Vote

46

Madman Vote

8


See full score in Tally Room

Played for Warrington, Leigh, Western Suburbs, Great Britain,
Des Drummond played Rugby League for Great Britain, Wales, English Rugby League Warrington, Leigh, Great Britain,  Des Drummond played Rugby League in Australian for Western Suburbs Magpies

Where is he now?

10/4/2005 - Is currently coaches Bolton RU club. Thanks Gerremonside off TotalRL Forum
Heard he had his own Karate club in Nolton not long ago called Dessis Dojo! (Thanks Wendall, TotalRL Forum)
1/6/07 He currently helps coach bolton Mets ARLFC. - thanks Gary in Lancashire
Scroll down page for More Details - there is plenty to read

Re "Where Are They" This part has hibernated for years. I've reposted it in May2012
Last Updated... 09-May-2012 06:22 PM . Got Up To Date Details-for us . CLICK HERE

Know someone that might like to know about this page well click here Tell A Friend

Tell a Friend

From:

To:

Have you seen this: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.
 
Captcha Image
 

p113

Des Drummond Player Profile

Des was a firery tough flankman who became a local hero with the Warrington Faithful.

Des played his first game for the Wires on the 8/2/87 and he finished his 182 game career on the 26/4/1992 having scored 69 tries.

The Biff thanks this Page Sponsor...
Become the Sponsor of this Page ... You Can - click link on right


All information is entered in Good Faith ( Please see Biff Disclaimer)
 

Des Drummond Picture Gallery - click on thumbs to commence slide show.

Next

Player stats for Des Drummond , (if available)

Des Drummond Rugby League Statistics - played with Warrington, Leigh, Great Britain,, Era of the Biff
-

Links (if available) inc videos and interviews. Links to outside websites.

Video Link -->

Australian Rugby League in the 1980s

Added 17-Nov-2013

..Extracted from the doco 'The Spirit of Australian Sport: Rugby League' this video takes a look at league in the 1980s. Covering international matches between the Australian Kangaroos and the British league teams as well domestic premiership and NSW Vs Queensland games. The video footage includes the great teams of Canterbury & Parramatta and interviews with the heaps of great interviews.

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 109,112,113,32,36,37,38,43,44,52,62,64,69,73,74,75,78,79,80,89,90,91,94,98,99,


Video Link -->

1982 Invincibles 1982 Kangaroos -v- Great Britain 1st Test

Added 18-Dec-2014

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ..43, 49. 74, 75, 78, 79, 94, 112, 113,


Video Link -->

1982 Invincibles 1982 Kangaroos -v- Great Britain 2nd and 3rd Tests

Added 18-Dec-2014




This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ..43, 49. 74, 75, 78, 94, 98, 112, 113,


Video Link -->

1984 Aus vs Great Britain 2nd Test @ Lang Park

Added 17-Nov-2013

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ..36,37,99,112,113,


Video Link -->

Warrington v Wigan - World War 3

Added 22-Mar-2017

New Year’s Day 1988 saw absolute mayhem happen. Les Boyd started an all in Brawl and then Paul Cullen react to being flattened by Andy Goodway.
.  

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 43,90,98,99,113,


Video Link -->

1990 Wigan v Warrington - Challenge Cup Final

Added 17-Nov-2013

Featuring Biff Players Andy Gregory Ellery Hanley  Des Drummond

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 113,98,99,


Video Link -->

Great Britain Rugby League Class Tries

Added 17-Nov-2013


.

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 98, 99, 113, 115,


Video Link -->

Widnes Biff No1

Added 17-Nov-2013

Featuring This Player Widnes showing they weren't afraid to mix it when things got tough. Grima, Sorenson, Koloto, Altercation with Drummond, and A Wally Lewis big hit thrown into the mix.

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ..36, 81, 113,


Stories about Des Drummond , (submitted by you the punters) Have you got a story about Des Drummond Click Here

p114 - Des Drummond Offiah and Goalposts by Dave Hands Warrington -

Martin Offiah runs into a goal post called Des Drummond 01 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 02-Jun-2003


p114 - Des Drummond by Carl Latimer, Warrington

just ask martin offiah he was on the end of one or two 02 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 03-Jun-2003


p114 - Des Drummond comments on DD by Warrington Forum contributors

How did the chant go at the home coming of the team "Dessie T*!$ed Iro .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 04-Jun-2003


p114 - Des Drummond nominated for Hardman List by Geoff Cooke Warrington

I wish to nominate Des Drummond 29/04/2005 04 Story by .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 01-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond Memories of Leigh days by Trojan

Desi tackled a NZ player and put him in the stand. It was a helluva tackle .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 02-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond memories by Awesome Wells

after a brawl at Naughton Park (I think it involved Joe Lydon)spilled over to the perimeter wall .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 03-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond memories of the spectator dispute by Mbatey

I'll never forget the day he (allegedly)smacked a spectator at Widnes 0.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 05-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments by Dave Harrop

If you remember Des was in quite serious trouble by being charged with GBH following a melee at Widn.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 06-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond by Evorob

Des Drummond was one of the best Rugby league players and entertainers you could have ever wished to.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 07-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond memories comments by Penketh Wire

Dessie for me was the hardest pound for pound player have ever seen 10 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 13-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond memories by Ken Tucky

I saw was in 91 when he launched himself at Big Mal when the Aussies played us at Wilderspool .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 14-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond memories by Sammie - 2004

I was about to have a baby and with all the jumping about I went into labour that night. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 15-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Wire Legend.

i remember Dessie being the first Wire player to give me his autograph after a grueling match .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 16-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond on Iro by Mikea

Yes KEVIN, But my nose is still straight, not splattered all over my face as yours now is .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 17-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Wiretillidie

I don't know what's happened to Offiah, maybe he collided with the post after scoring .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 20-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Latchford Bob

He was propped up against the post and his eyes were rolled right up 16.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 22-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by American Idiot

Always loved his "tackling" technique of nutting his opponents 17 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 23-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Tipster Ste

Let me make it clear Des Drummond is first and foremost a Leigh LEGEND .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 25-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Ed I Tackle

As someone said at the time "it's the first time I've seen a black man go red". .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 26-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Yanto

lying on the physio bench with a broken ankle and Des came into the room to ask how I was doing. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 26-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Evorob

Players get pampered these days in comparison with Dessie`s era 21 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 27-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Highwire

Have a signed testimonial brochure from his days at leigh 22 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 27-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Paul

I remember him scoring a full lengther in that game 24 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 28-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Swedge

The Widnes incident led to him being dropped from the GB squad to tour Australia in 1988 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 28-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Colin Hoyles

DD gladly sat for several hours with us talking about the game ahead, taking photos and signing auto.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Dexter

He was as tough as teak and hard as nails and his no nonsense style made him the complete article .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by ItsaTry

was easily the most exciting player I have ever watched in over 35 years of RL. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by John Cooke

tackling him by wrapping him up like a christmas present thus preventing a certain try .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Lobbygobbler

flies at Hubbard with a shoulder charge and knocks him into the boards .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Marauder

Dessi hits him with one of his trade mark flying head-butt tackles 28 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Meeeuve

My sister in law went to school with Des and apparently his nickname at school was Cumberland .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Nick - Warrington

the Fletcher end would sing "Dessie, gis a wave. Dessie Dessie gis a wave" before every game started.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Andy Fidler

Des had an altercation with a Leigh fan who had run on to the pitch at the final hooter .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 30-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Chris Warrington

i remember seeing him play against saints at knowsley rd in 1990 34 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 30-Jun-2005


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Gordie Long

Des came from no where hit him so hard Ronnie didnt know what day it was. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 05-Jun-2006


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Brendan

Des refused as he should never have been dropped in the first place and he never played for GB again.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 06-Jun-2006


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Clarkey - Bolton

I played for Oldham when I was younger and had the dubious pleasure of playing against Des .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 13-Jun-2006


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Adrian Yates

Firsly, when Henderson Gill cheated the try,which he did, Des saw the ball bounce off the wall .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 19-Jun-2006


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Adrian Yates, Leigh

One day a drunk from Hull, (are there any others?), threw a bottle which hid DD on the head .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 20-Jun-2006


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Peter Birrell, Leigh

Des just launched himself at Corcoran who finnished on his backside on the floor in total shock! .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 04-Jun-2007


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Michael Bolton

A definite case of irresistable force meets immovable object. 41 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 11-Jun-2007


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Chris Miller

We used to wait for him after the game at the Tommy Martin club entrance... He was a TV star to us .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-Jun-2008


p114 - Des Drummond comments/memories by Matt - London

they were privileged to have had probably Dessie's greatest years, the lucky swines .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 16-Jun-2008


p113 - Des Drummond - Memories and comments by Chris Hill St helens

Just to carry on the great comments about Des Drummond he always seemed to reserve his best for Sain.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 17-Jul-2009


P113 - Des Drummond - Memories from a Leigh Fan Michael Bellamy

im a leigh fan and remember when we went to leeds in 81-82 and came away with a one point win. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 24-Feb-2012


p113 - Comments on Des Drummond by Carl Latimer, Warrington

des drumond has got to be one of the hardest men in rugby league if not the hardes des drumo.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 14-May-2012


"what, you want to go to the top of the page?" "how many fingers am I holding up?" "Yep, your right - click here"





Search for Players - games or your own previous entries.

2-p12.jpg
0-image33.jpg
0-image17.jpg

Copyright © Era of the Biff 2017. All Rights Reserved... Sitemap ...Website by Quigs @ Studioquigs