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Max Howell
Australia
Full name Maxwell Leo Howell
Born July 22, 1927, Coogee, NSW
Died February 3, 2014 (aged 86 years 196 days)
Major teams Australia
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Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop GfM Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 1946-1947 5 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 40.00
Bledisloe Cup 1946-1947 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00

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Test debut New Zealand v Australia at Dunedin, Sep 14, 1946 match details
Last Test Wales v Australia at Cardiff, Dec 20, 1947 match details
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Max Howell played five Tests and 27 non-cap games for Australia just after World War II, making his debut against the All Blacks aged 19. He latterly coached Canada in the late 1950s.

A noted sports historian, he wrote more than 50 books and was awarded an Order of Australia in 2003 for Service to Education as a pioneer in the development of sports studies and sport science.

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Max Howell dies after long cancer battle (Feb 3, 2014)
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