Ashes Series 1948 Series

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Game 1

Great Britain 23 def. Australia 21

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/6766
Date
Saturday, October 9th, 1948
Referee
Albert Dobson
Venue
Headingley (Leeds)
Crowd
36,529
     
  Great Britain Australia
  23 21

Match Stats

Halftime Score 11 6
Scrums    
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Trevor Foster (2)   Pat McMahon (2)
    Stan McCormick (2)   Keith Froome
    Albert Pimblett (2)   Johnny Graves
    Dave Valentine   Duncan Hall
Goals   Ernest Ward (1)   Johnny Graves (3)

Teams

Fullback 1. Jim Ledgard 1. Clive Churchill
Wing 2. John Lawrenson 2. Johnny Graves
Centre 3. Ernest Ward (c) 3. Doug McRitchie
Centre 4. Albert Pimblett 4. Johnny Hawke
Wing 5. Stan McCormick 5. Pat McMahon
 
Five-Eighth 6. Willie Horne 6. Wally O'Connell (c)
Halfback 7. Gerry Helme 7. Keith Froome
 
Front Row 8. Ken Gee 8. Jack Holland
Hooker 9. Joe Egan 9. Kevin Schubert
Front Row 10. George Curran 10. Jim Gibbs
Second Row 11. Bob Nicholson 11. Duncan Hall
Second Row 12. Trevor Foster 12. Jack Rayner
Lock 13. Dave Valentine 13. Noel Mulligan
 
Coach       Col Maxwell

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