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Major Semi

Parramatta Eels 12 def. Eastern Suburbs Roosters 8

Match URL
Saturday, September 12th, 1981
Greg Hartley
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
  Parramatta Eels Eastern Suburbs Roosters
  12 8

Match Stats

Halftime Score 0 0
Scrums 13 12
Penalties 13 16

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Eric Grothe   Ron Giteau
    Ron Hilditch   Robert Laurie
Goals   Michael Cronin (3/4)   Ron Giteau (1)


Fullback 1. Steve McKenzie 1. Kerry Boustead
Wing 2. Graeme Atkins 2. Terry Fahey
Centre 3. Michael Cronin 3. Ron Giteau
Centre 4. Steve Ella 4. Noel Cleal
Wing 5. Eric Grothe 5. Steve McFarlane
Five-Eighth 6. Brett Kenny 6. Gary Warnecke
Halfback 15. Peter Sterling 7. Kevin Hastings
Lock 8. Ray Price 8. John Tobin
Second Row 9. John Muggleton 9. Des O'Reilly
Second Row 10. Steve Sharp 10. Paul McCabe
Front Row 11. Ron Hilditch 11. Royce Ayliffe (c)
Hooker 12. Steve Edge (c) 12. Jeff Masterman
Front Row 13. Bob O'Reilly 13. John Harvey
Bench 14. Paul Taylor 19. Robert Laurie
Bench 18. Michael Davis 14. Marty Gurr
Bench 16. Geoff Coburn 16. Dave Brown
Bench 17. Gary Howell 21. Bob Sheens
Coach   Jack Gibson   Bob Fulton

Note: Forward packs are listed in reverse order.

Match Notes

Score was 8 all at fulltime. 10 minutes extra time each way was played to determine winner.
Peter Sterling's #7 jumper was too tight for him, so he ran out onto the field wearing the number 15 jumper instead.

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Last modified: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 17:28:13 +0000 (Sydney time)