Andrew Marmont was born in Auckland, New Zealand, and fell in love with Rugby League when the Auckland Warriors joined the ARL competition in 1995. After graduating from the University of Auckland in 2007, Andrew moved to France before settling in Melbourne. A regular contributor to Big League, he also writes for Inside Sport, Rugby League World and Commentary Box Sports. Andrew has loved sport from an early age, frequently airing his views on NZ’s Radio Sport as a boy. His first interview was Sir Edmund Hillary at the age of 13.
Their Finest Hour - A History of the Rugby League World Cup in 10 Matches will be published by ABC Books in July 2017.