Ashes Series 1956 Series

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Game 1

Great Britain 21 def. Australia 10

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/7929
Date
Saturday, November 17th, 1956
Kick Off
2:30 PM (local time)
Referee
Norman Railton
Venue
Central Park (Wigan)
Crowd
22,473
     
  Great Britain Australia
  21 10

Match Stats

Halftime Score 9 5
Scrums    
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Billy Boston (2)   Ian Moir
    Alan Davies   Dick Poole
    Jack Grundy    
    Mick Sullivan    
Goals   Frank Mortimer (3)   Keith Holman (2)

Teams

Fullback 1. Frank Mortimer 1. Clive Churchill
Wing 2. Billy Boston 2. Ian Moir
Centre 3. Phil Jackson 3. Dick Poole
Centre 4. Alan Davies 4. Alex Watson
Wing 5. Mick Sullivan 5. Don Adams
 
Five-Eighth 6. Ray Price 6. Bob Banks
Halfback 7. Jeffrey Stevenson 7. Keith Holman
 
Front Row 8. Alan Prescott (c) 8. Brian Davies
Hooker 9. Tommy Harris 9. Ken Kearney (c)
Front Row 10. Brian Shaw 10. Roy Bull
Second Row 11. Jack Grundy 11. Ignatius Tyquin
Second Row 12. Don Robinson 12. Bill Marsh
Lock 13. Edgar Dawson 13. Kel O'Shea
 
Coach       Ken Kearney

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