Australia vs New Zealand 1948 Series

Game 1

Australia 19 lost to New Zealand 21

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/6784
Date
Saturday, May 29th, 1948
Kick Off
2:30 PM (local time)
Referee
Tom McMahon Jnr
Venue
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
Crowd
55,866
     
  Australia New Zealand
  19 21

Match Stats

Halftime Score 13 5
Scrums    
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Jack Rayner   Dave Redmond (2)
        Charlie McBride
Goals   Johnny Graves (5)   Warwick Clarke (6)
    Keith Froome (3)    

Teams

Fullback 1. Noel Pidding 1. Warwick Clarke
Wing 2. Pat McMahon 2. Jack Forrest
Centre 3. Len Smith (c) 3. Maurie Robertson
Centre 4. Len Pegg 4. Alan Wiles
Wing 5. Johnny Graves 5. Dave Redmond
 
Five-Eighth 6. Wally O'Connell 6. Abby Graham
Halfback 7. Keith Froome 7. Des Barchard
 
Front Row 8. Eddie Brosnan 8. Jack Newton
Hooker 9. Kevin Schubert 9. Patrick Smith (c)
Front Row 10. Frank Farrell 10. Albert Hambleton
Second Row 11. Jack Rayner 11. Charlie McBride
Second Row 12. Fred De Belin 12. Sandy Hurndell
Lock 13. Ignatius Tyquin 13. Travers Hardwick
 
Coach   Len Smith    

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