Ashes Series 1979 Series

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Game 1

Australia 35 def. Great Britain 0

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/7896
Date
Saturday, June 16th, 1979
Referee
Eddie Ward
Venue
Lang Park (Brisbane)
Crowd
23,051
Official Man of the Match
Raymond Price
     
  Australia Great Britain
  35 0

Match Stats

Halftime Score 16 0
Scrums 9 7
Penalties 11 9

Match Scoresheet

Sent Off       Trevor Skerrett
Tries   Kerry Boustead (2)    
    Ray Price (2)    
    Larry Corowa    
Goals   Michael Cronin (10/11)    

Teams

Fullback 1. Graham Eadie 1. John Woods
Wing 2. Larry Corowa 2. David Barends
Centre 3. Steve Rogers 3. John Joyner
Centre 4. Michael Cronin 4. Eric Hughes
Wing 5. Kerry Boustead 5. Roy Mathias
 
Five-Eighth 6. Alan Thompson 6. John Holmes
Halfback 7. Tom Raudonikis 7. Gary Stephens
 
Front Row 8. Rod Morris 8. Trevor Skerrett
Hooker 9. George Peponis (c) 9. David Ward
Front Row 10. Craig Young 10. Jim Mills
Second Row 11. Rod Reddy 11. Doug Laughton (c)
Second Row 12. Les Boyd 12. George Nicholls
Lock 13. Ray Price 13. Steve Norton
 
Bench     14. Steve Evans
Bench     15. Phil Hogan
 
Coach   Frank Stanton   Eric Ashton

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