France vs Australia 1956 Series

Game 1

France 8 lost to Australia 15

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/6844
Date
Thursday, 1st November, 1956
Referee
P Ribas
Venue
Parc des Princes (Paris)
Crowd
10,789

France
8 15
Australia

Match Scoresheet

Jacques MERQUEY T 2 Keith HOLMAN
Augustin PARENT   Des McGOVERN
 
Andre AUDY G 2 Clive CHURCHILL
      Keith HOLMAN

Teams

Andre AUDY 1 FB 1 Clive CHURCHILL
[South Sydney]
Maurice VORON 2 W 2 Denis FLANNERY
Roger REY 3 C 3 Dick POOLE
[Newtown]
Jacques MERQUEY (c) 4 C 4 Alex WATSON
Andre SAVONNE 5 W 5 Des McGOVERN
 
Auguste AMBERT 6 FE 6 Bob BANKS
Guy LUCIA 7 HB 7 Keith HOLMAN
[Western Suburbs]
 
Francois RINALDI 8 FR 8 Roy BULL
[Manly]
Antranick APELIAN 9 HK 9 Ken KEARNEY (c)
[St George]
François MONTRUCOLIS 10 FR 10 Brian DAVIES
Robert MEDUS 11 2R 11 Ignatius TYQUIN
Augustin PARENT 12 2R 12 Norm PROVAN
[St George]
Jean ROUQUEIROL 13 L 13 Kel O'SHEA
[Western Suburbs]
 
    COACH   Ken KEARNEY
 

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Contributions: Shawn Dollin, Andrew Ferguson