American All Stars Tour 1953


The Americans played a full contact trial match before the tour began against Australian Army Engineers at Casula. The match was 60 mins long - with 30 minute halves. The Americans won 41-10.

Location
Australia, New Zealand
Attendance
236,457 *
Top tryscorer
11 - Alvin E Kirkland
Top pointscorer
171 - Gary Kerkorian

Results

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Date Year Round Home   Away   Referee City Crowd  
May 27th 1953 Game 1 Monaro/S.Division 25 USA 34 J. O'Brien Canberra 4,827 View
May 30th 1953 Game 2 Sydney Firsts 52 USA 25 J. O'Brien Sydney 65,453 View
Jun 2nd 1953 Game 3 NSW Firsts 62 USA 41 J. O'Brien Sydney 32,554 View
Jun 7th 1953 Game 4 NSW Country Firsts 35 USA 9 D. Lawler Wollongong 11,787 View
Jun 10th 1953 Game 5 Western Division 24 USA 21 D. Lawler Dubbo 4,717 View
Jun 13th 1953 Game 6 Newcastle (AU) 10 USA 19 A. Oxford Newcastle 14,160 View
Jun 17th 1953 Game 7 Northern Div/N.Coast 26 USA 18 A. Oxford Gosford 5,400 View
Jun 20th 1953 Game 8 QLD Firsts 39 USA 36 F. Ballard Brisbane 24,397 View
Jun 24th 1953 Game 9 Far North QLD 17 USA 17 V. Renton Cairns 6,042 View
Jun 28th 1953 Game 10 North QLD 38 USA 17 R. Allison Townsville 7,808 View
Jul 1st 1953 Game 11 Central West QLD 26 USA 21 J. McGuire Longreach 1,635 View
Jul 5th 1953 Game 12 Central QLD 33 USA 26 H. Gilbert Rockhampton 5,332 View
Jul 7th 1953 Game 13 Brisbane Firsts 39 USA 26 V. Lynagh Brisbane 7,000 View
Jul 15th 1953 Game 14 Toowoomba 29 USA 15 V. Vercoe Toowoomba 5,778 View
Jul 17th 1953 Game 15 Ipswich 15 USA 16 L. McMahon Ipswich 3,155 View
Jul 19th 1953 Game 16 Wide Bay 33 USA 33 N. Saunders Maryborough 6,166 View
Jul 22nd 1953 Game 17 Riverina 30 USA 14 C. Pearce Wagga Wagga 2,560 View
Jul 25th 1953 Game 18 NSW Firsts 27 USA 18 A. Oxford Sydney 19,686 View
Aug 1st 1953 Game 19 Auckland 54 USA 28 Auckland   View
Aug 4th 1953 Game 20 Taranaki 18 USA 21 New Plymouth   View
Aug 7th 1953 Game 21 Wellington 8 USA 17 Wellington   View
Aug 11th 1953 Game 22 West Coast 27 USA 10 Greymouth   View
Aug 15th 1953 Game 23 Canterbury 39 USA 8 Christchurch 5,000 View
Aug 19th 1953 Game 24 North Auckland 6 USA 25 Auckland 3,000 View
Aug 22nd 1953 Game 25 NZ Maori 40 USA 23 Auckland   View
Aug 24th 1953 Game 26 South Auckland 19 USA 2 Auckland   View