Jim Devereux

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Career Stats & Summary

Biography

Norths pioneer earned the distinction of scoring the first Test try by an Australian player against England on the 1908-09 Kangaroo tour. Devereux was a fine winger/centre who had played in the 1907 rebel series against the NZ 'All Golds' while a member of Norths RU. Turning professional, he was a star on the Kangaroo Tour and played an impressive 30 matches (including all three Tests) as well as being top try-scorer with 17 tries. In 1922 Devereux made a remarkable comeback after a decade's absence and played three matches during the club's premiership-winning season.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

All statistics shown in this section are based only on data available in the RLP database, and are not necessarily a complete and/or 100% accurate representation of a player's career. This information should be used as a guide only. If you see a question mark (?), it denotes that the figure is not available.

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International

Test Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 1908-09 5 3 1   - 11 1 3 1 20.00% Match list
Overall 1908-1909 5 3 1   0 11 1 3 1 20.00% Match list

International Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 1908-1909 1 1 -   - 3 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Overall 1909 1 1 0   0 3 0 1 0 0.00% Match list


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
NSW Firsts 1907 2 - -   - - 0 2 0 0.00% Match list
Overall 1907 2 0 0   0 0 2 0 0.00% Match list


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1908 ? 4 -   - 12  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1910 ? 1 -   - 3  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1912 ? 2 -   - 6  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1913 ? 2 -   - 6  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1922 ? - -   - -  
Overall 1908-1922 ? 9 0   0 27 ? ? ? ?  

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
North Sydney 1908, 1910, 1912-13, 1922 ? 9 -   - 27 ? ? ? ?  
Overall 1908-1922 ? 9 0   0 27 ? ? ? ?  

Your Say

Col the Bear says: Jimmy Devereux is also a member of the North Sydney Team of the Century (centre). (05/02/2011)

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Last modified: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:52:35 +1000 (Sydney time)