Ashes Series 1956 Series

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Game 1

Great Britain 21 def. Australia 10

Match URL
Saturday, November 17th, 1956
Kick Off
2:30 PM (local time)
Norman Railton
Central Park (Wigan)
  Great Britain Australia
  21 10

Match Stats

Halftime Score 9 5

Match Scoresheet

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


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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