Australia vs South Africa 1963 Series

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Game 2

Australia 54 def. South Africa 21

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/6873
Date
Saturday, July 27th, 1963
Kick Off
3:15 PM (local time)
Referee
Jack Bradley
Venue
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
Crowd
16,995
     
  Australia South Africa
  54 21

Match Stats

Halftime Score 28 3
Scrums 18 11
Penalties 1 12

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Ken Irvine (2)   Colin Greenwood (2)
    Graeme Langlands (2)   Mannetjies Gericke
    Ken Thornett (2)   B Oberholzer
    Peter Gallagher   Johan Pieterse
    Reg Gasnier    
    Earl Harrison    
    Les Johns    
    Barry Muir    
    John Raper    
Goals   Les Johns (9)   Fred Griffiths (3)

Teams

Fullback 1. Les Johns 1. Gert Smit
Wing 2. Ken Irvine 2. Johan Pieterse
Centre 3. Reg Gasnier (c) 3. Fred Griffiths
Centre 4. Ken Thornett 4. Alan Skene
Wing 5. Graeme Langlands 5. Bart Erasmus
 
Five-Eighth 6. Earl Harrison 6. Colin Greenwood
Halfback 7. Barry Muir 7. Mannetjies Gericke
 
Front Row 8. Peter Gallagher 8. B Oberholzer
Hooker 9. Noel Kelly 9. Jan Verway
Front Row 10. Paul Quinn 10. Willem Vermaas
Second Row 11. Dick Thornett 11. Victor Jacobs
Second Row 12. Ken Day 12. Gerry Van Zyl
Lock 13. John Raper 13. Dawie Ackermann (c)
 
Bench     14. Harry Bennett
 
Coach   Clive Churchill    

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