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Round 4

Western Suburbs Magpies 2 lost to Newcastle 24

Match URL
Saturday, May 23rd, 1908
Kick Off
2:00 PM (local time)
Arthur Welch
Royal Agricultural Society Showground (Sydney)
  Western Suburbs Magpies Newcastle
  2 24

Match Stats

Halftime Score 2 0

Match Scoresheet

Tries       William Bailey
        Les Carpenter
        Artie Coleman
        Charlie Croft
        William Doyle
        R Lawson
Goals   Jim Abercrombie (1)   Stan Carpenter (3)


Fullback 1. A Brown 1. George Price
Wing 2. Tom Phelan 2. Artie Coleman
Centre 3. Claude McFadyen 3. Ted McGuinness
Centre 4. Ray Gormley 4. W Robinson
Wing 5. Percy Franks 5. William Bailey
Five-Eighth 6. E Ellis 6. R Lawson
Halfback 7. B Duggan 7. George Cox
Lock 8. William Elliott 8. A Nicholson
Second Row 9. Ted Mead 9. George Hardy
Second Row 10. R Ellis 10. William Doyle
Front Row 11. T Mount 11. Stan Carpenter (c)
Hooker 12. Jim Stack (c) 12. Charlie Croft
Front Row 13. Jim Abercrombie 13. Les Carpenter

Note: Forward packs are listed in reverse order.

Match Notes

There was a delay in the first half of this game, due to the ball bursting. An unnamed Western Suburbs player was sent off. William Doyle was carried off after colliding heavily with two fellow Newcastle players.

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Contributions: Rugby League Tables


Last modified: Tue, 21 May 2019 23:35:32 +0000 (Sydney time)