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The Honey Badger All Time Interview

BY Philip Bendon  ·  Thursday Jul 28, 2022

Nick Cummins will go down as a legend of Australian Rugby on many  levels.

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A physical, pacey and intelligent winger in his playing days, the Honey Badger as he is affectionately known was one of the games great characters.

Further highlighting why rugby fans held him in such high regard, Cummins cut short his international playing days to head for Japan.

The reason was unlike any other player, Cummins had two very ill siblings to support and knew that the paycheque in Japan would far outweigh what was achievable in Australia.

At the time he had broken through a first-choice player for the Wallabies and was regularly putting in strong performances at both Super Rugby and test level.

As strong as his performances on the pitch were, his incredible post-match interviews were leaving rugby fans the world over in stitches.

The interview that kick started it all was this hysterical piece of television as Cummins was interviewed following a clash between the Western Force and the Highlanders.

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Sit back and enjoy!

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