Ashes Series 1973 Series

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Game 1

Great Britain 21 def. Australia 12

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/7905
Date
Saturday, November 3rd, 1973
Kick Off
3:00 PM (local time)
Referee
Billy Thompson
Venue
Wembley Stadium (Old) (London)
Crowd
9,874
     
  Great Britain Australia
  21 12

Match Stats

Halftime Score 4 2
Scrums 11 9
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Phil Lowe (2)   Ray Branighan
    Colin Clarke   Bob Fulton
    Brian Lockwood    
Goals   Terry Clawson (4)   Graeme Langlands (3)
Field Goals   Steve Nash    

Teams

Fullback 1. Paul Charlton 1. Graeme Langlands (c)
Wing 2. Clive Sullivan (c) 2. Ray Branighan
Centre 3. Syd Hynes 3. Bob Fulton
Centre 4. Chris Hesketh 4. Geoff Starling
Wing 5. John Atkinson 5. Ted Goodwin
 
Five-Eighth 6. David Topliss 6. Tim Pickup
Halfback 7. Steve Nash 7. Tom Raudonikis
 
Front Row 8. Terry Clawson 8. Bob O'Reilly
Hooker 9. Colin Clarke 9. Elwyn Walters
Front Row 10. Brian Lockwood 10. Arthur Beetson
Second Row 11. Phil Lowe 11. Robert McCarthy
Second Row 12. George Nicholls 12. Ken Maddison
Lock 13. Ray Batten 13. Paul Sait
 
Coach   Jim Challinor   Graeme Langlands

Match Notes

This game was transferred from Wigan to Wembley at the request of the Australian test team.
This was the first Test Great Britain played under the 6 tackle rule.

This match is a part of the following:

 

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