Kiwis Tour 1948 Series

Game 1

New South Wales Firsts 23 def. New Zealand 17

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/30600
Date
Saturday, May 22nd, 1948
Kick Off
2:30 PM (local time)
Referee
George Bishop
Venue
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
Crowd
43,505
     
  New South Wales Firsts New Zealand
  23 17

Match Stats

Halftime Score 3 5
Scrums    
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Les Cowie   Jack Forrest
    Johnny Graves   Allan Laird
    Norm Jacobson   Jack Newton
    Len Smith    
    Eddie Tracey    
Goals   Keith Froome (4)   Warwick Clarke (4)

Teams

Fullback 1. Noel Pidding 1. Warwick Clarke
Wing 2. Norm Jacobson 2. Jack Forrest
Centre 3. Len Smith (c) 3. Alan Wiles
Centre 4. Eddie Tracey 4. Maurie Robertson
Wing 5. Johnny Graves 5. Bill McKenzie
 
Five-Eighth 6. Wally O'Connell 6. Abby Graham
Halfback 7. Keith Froome 7. Rex Cunningham
 
Front Row 8. Jack Holland 8. Joffe Johnson
Hooker 9. Kevin Schubert 9. Patrick Smith (c)
Front Row 10. Frank Farrell 10. Sandy Hurndell
Second Row 11. Jack Rayner 11. Charlie McBride
Second Row 12. Fred De Belin 12. Jack Newton
Lock 13. Les Cowie 13. Allan Laird

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Contributions: Greg Fiveash