The Warriors were launched in March 1995 amid a meteor-like blaze of colour, pageantry and promise. The hype was so persuasive it threatened to overwhelm even the greatest of New Zealand sporting institutions, the All Blacks.
- Beleaguered!: The Warriors from Dream to Nightmare
- Chris Miriams
- Hodder Moa Beckett
- Published Date:
- 1869588665 9781869588663
- 256 pages
Six years later, instead of being a national institution, the Warriors had become a national embarrassment. Beleaguered is the story of how ego, greed and avarice destroyed a dream.