Ashes Series 1970 Series

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Game 1

Australia 37 def. Great Britain 15

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/7908
Date
Saturday, June 6th, 1970
Referee
Don Lancashire
Venue
Lang Park (Brisbane)
Crowd
42,807
     
  Australia Great Britain
  37 15

Match Stats

Halftime Score 13 5
Scrums 12 13
Penalties 8 12

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Johnny King (2)   Peter Flanagan
    Jim Morgan (2)   Doug Laughton
    John McDonald   Cliff Watson
Goals   Graeme Langlands (9/11)   Terry Price (3/6)
Field Goals   Phil Hawthorne (2)    

Teams

Fullback 1. Graeme Langlands (c) 2. Terry Price
Wing 2. Johnny King 6. Clive Sullivan
Centre 3. John McDonald 8. Frank Myler (c)
Centre 4. John Brass 10. Mick Shoebottom
Wing 5. John Cootes 5. John Atkinson
 
Five-Eighth 6. Phil Hawthorne 11. Alan Hardisty
Halfback 7. Billy Smith 13. Keith Hepworth
 
Front Row 8. Jim Morgan 15. Dave Chisnall
Hooker 9. Elwyn Walters 19. Peter Flanagan
Front Row 10. John Wittenberg 16. Cliff Watson
Second Row 11. Ron Lynch 22. Dave Robinson
Second Row 12. Arthur Beetson 26. Doug Laughton
Lock 13. Ron Coote 25. Malcolm Reilly
 
Bench 15. Col Weiss 24. Bob Irving
 
Coach   Arthur Summons   John Whiteley

Match Notes

Rob Thompson was on the bench for Australia but not used.

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