Viv Thicknesse

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Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Full Name
Vivian Arthur Thicknesse
Born
Friday, 18th November, 1910
Died
Tuesday, 19th August, 1986 (Aged 75 years and 274 days)
Place Of Birth
Temora, New South Wales, Australia

Awards & Accolades

Australian Hall Of Fame
2008

Biography

Easts RU halfback (a NSW rep) turned professional in order to tour NZ with Easts rugby league team in 1931. Thicknesse played for the club during the mid-1930s when Easts won three consecutive premierships (1935-37). He represented NSW in four consecutive seasons (1933-36) and toured with the 1933-34 Kangaroos. Thicknesse appeared in two Tests against England, as well as in 16 other matches, and later toured NZ in 1935 where he played in all three Tests. Thicknesse played his final Test series against England in 1936.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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International

Test Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 1933, 1935-36 7 - -   - - 3 4 0 42.86% Match list
Overall 1933-1936 7 0 0   0 3 4 0 42.86% Match list

International Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 1933 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% Match list
Overall 1933 1 0 0   0 1 0 0 100.00% Match list


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Metropolis 1932 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
NSW City Seconds 1932 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% Match list
NSW City Possibles 1932-33 2 - -   - - 0 2 0 0.00% Match list
NSW Firsts 1933-36 11 3 -   - 9 9 2 0 81.82% Match list
NSW City Firsts 1933-36 4 4 -   - 12 4 0 0 100.00% Match list
Sydney Firsts 1936 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Overall 1932-1936 20 7 0   0 21 14 6 0 70.00% Match list


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1932 14 1 -   - 3 8 6 0 57.14% Match list
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1933 5 1 -   - 3 3 2 0 60.00% Match list
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1934 17 6 -   - 18 13 4 0 76.47% Match list
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1935 18 6 -   - 18 17 1 0 94.44% Match list
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1936 12 3 -   - 9 11 0 1 91.67% Match list
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1937 8 2 -   - 6 6 0 2 75.00% Match list
Overall 1932-1937 74 19 0   0 57 58 13 3 78.38% Match list

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Eastern Suburbs 1932-37 74 19 -   - 57 58 13 3 78.38% Match list
Overall 1932-1937 74 19 0   0 57 58 13 3 78.38% Match list

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Eastern Suburbs 1932, 1934-36 7 2 -   - 6 5 2 0 71.43% Match list
Overall 1932-1936 7 2 0   0 6 5 2 0 71.43% Match list

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