World Cup 1970

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Tournament Champions - Australia

Location
England
Attendance
68,795
Top tryscorer
5 - John Cootes
Top pointscorer
37 - Eric Simms

Table

TeamPWLDFAPtsPD
1. Great Britain33--44216+23
2. Australia312-66392+27
  France312-32372-5
  New Zealand312-44892-45
  • Total games played: 6
  • Total points scored: 186
  • Average points per game: 31.00
  • Best attack: Australia (22.00 ppg - 141.94%)
  • Best defense: Great Britain (7.00 ppg - 45.16%)
  • Worst attack: France (10.67 ppg - 68.84%)
  • Worst defense: New Zealand (29.67 ppg - 191.42%)
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Date Year Round Home   Away   Referee City Crowd  
Oct 21st 1970 Game 1 Australia 47 New Zealand 11 B. Thompson Wigan 9,805 View
Oct 24th 1970 Game 2 Great Britain 11 Australia 4 F. Lindop Leeds 15,169 View
Oct 25th 1970 Game 3 France 15 New Zealand 16 B. Thompson Hull 3,824 View
Oct 28th 1970 Game 4 Great Britain 6 France 0 F. Lindop Castleford 8,958 View
Oct 31st 1970 Game 5 Great Britain 27 New Zealand 17 F. Lindop Manchester 5,609 View
Nov 1st 1970 Game 6 France 17 Australia 15 B. Thompson Bradford 6,654 View

Finals

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Date Year Round Home   Away   Referee City Crowd  
Nov 7th 1970 Final Australia 12 Great Britain 7 F. Lindop Leeds 18,776 View

 

Last modified: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:17:50 +0000 (Sydney time)