Ashes Series 1946 Series

Game 1

Australia 8 drew with England 8

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/6763
Date
Monday, 17th June, 1946
Status
Completed
Kick Off
2:00 PM (local time)
Referee
Tom McMahon Jnr
Venue
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
Crowd
64,527

Australia
8 8
Lions

Match Stats

Halftime Score 2 6
Scrums 22 28
Penalties 13 12

Match Scoresheet

Ron BAILEY T Willie HORNE
Lionel COOPER   Frank WHITCOMBE
 
Joe JORGENSON G Gus RISMAN

Teams

Dave PARKINSON
[Balmain]
1 FB 1 Gus RISMAN (c)
Lionel COOPER
[Eastern Suburbs]
2 W 2 Eric BATTEN
Joe JORGENSON (c)
[Balmain]
3 C 3 Ernest WARD
Ron BAILEY
[Canterbury]
4 C 4 Jack KITCHING
Edgar NEWHAM 5 W 5 Albert JOHNSON
 
Pat DEVERY
[Balmain]
6 FE 6 Willie HORNE
John GRICE 7 HB 7 Tommy McCUE
 
Roy WESTAWAY 8 FR 8 Frank WHITCOMBE
George WATT
[Eastern Suburbs]
9 HK 9 Joe EGAN
Frank FARRELL
[Newtown]
10 FR 10 Ken GEE
Reg KAY 11 2R 11 Les WHITE
Arthur CLUES
[Western Suburbs]
12 2R 12 Doug PHILLIPS
Noel MULLIGAN
[Newtown]
13 L 13 Ike OWENS
 
Albert JOHNSTON   COACH    
 

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Contributions: Shawn Dollin, Andrew Ferguson