|Full name||Anthony Peter Coll|
|Died|| (aged 70)|
Karoro, New Zealand
|Weight||87 kg (13 st 10 lb; 192 lb)|
Early life and familyEdit
Coll grew up on the West Coast. He was the son of Peter Coll—a West Coast rugby league representative who played in the team that defeated the touring Great Britain side in 1946—and the uncle of squash player Paul Coll.
A West Coast representative, Coll played in 65 games (including 30 tests) for the New Zealand national rugby league team including three world cups. Coll trialled for the 1971 Kiwis unsuccessfully, however he was selected the following year. He was the Kiwis' captain at the 1977 World Cup.
Coll coached the West Coast in 1986 and 1987.
- "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
- "COLL, ANTHONY PETER - 1972 - 82". nzleague.co.nz. Archived from the original on 19 July 2011.
- Kenny, Jake; Kermeen, Mat; Smith, Tony (14 May 2020). "Former Kiwis captain and West Coast community leader Tony Coll dies". Stuff. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
- Three more greats inducted into New Zealand's Legends of League rleague.com, 3 June 2007
- Coffey, John. Canterbury XIII, Christchurch, 1987.
- Sports World: Coll's Sportsworld & Avanti Pro Cycles Archived 25 August 2010 at the Wayback Machine
- In Touch nzrl.co.nz, August 2011. p.19.
- "Anthony Coll death notice". The Press. 16 May 2020. Retrieved 16 May 2020.