Lions Tour 1966 Series

Game 8

New South Wales Firsts 18 def. Great Britain 13

Lions Tour 1966

New South Wales Firsts
18
13
Lions
Match Info
Match URL www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/30614
Status Completed
Date Saturday, 18th June, 1966
Kick Off 2:45 PM (local time)
Referee Col Pearce
Venue SCG (Sydney)
Crowd 38,907
Match Stats
Halftime Score 8 4
Scrums 12 9
Penalties 12 12
NSW Firsts Scoresheet Great Britain
Ken IRVINE 3 T Alan HARDISTY
Gary BANKS      
 
Les JOHNS 3/8 G 5/6 Ken GOWERS
NSW Firsts Teams Great Britain
Les JOHNS
[Canterbury]
1 FB 1 Ken GOWERS
Ken IRVINE
[North Sydney]
2 W 3 William BURGESS
Bob WEIR 3 C 7 Ian BROOKE
Billy SMITH
[St George]
4 C 8 Alan BUCKLEY
Michael CLEARY
[Souths]
5 W 9 John STOPFORD
 
Gary BANKS 6 FE 11 Alan HARDISTY
Kevin JUNEE
[Eastern Suburbs]
7 HB 14 Tommy BISHOP
 
Kevin RYAN
[St George]
13 FR 19 Cliff WATSON
Ian WALSH (c)
[St George]
12 HK 18 Colin CLARKE
Noel KELLY
[Western Suburbs]
11 FR 16 Brian EDGAR
Arthur BEETSON
[Balmain]
10 2R 22 John MANTLE
Dick THORNETT
[Parramatta]
9 2R 23 Bill BRYANT
John RAPER
[St George]
8 L 26 Harry POOLE (c)
 
    B 25 Dave ROBINSON
   
 

Team Info

New South Wales Firsts

Previous Game:
Interstate Series 1966 - Game 2 vs. QLD Firsts
Next Game:
Interstate Series 1966 - Game 3 vs. QLD Firsts
Out:
Alan Maddalena (fullback), Johnny King (wing), Johnny Greaves (centre), Allan Buman (hooker), Ron Crowe (front row), Graham Wilson (second row), Allan Thomson (second row), Bill Bradstreet (lock)
In:
Les Johns (fullback), Ken Irvine (wing), Kevin Junee (halfback), Kevin Ryan (front row), Ian Walsh (hooker), Arthur Beetson (second row), Dick Thornett (second row), John Raper (lock)
Changes:
Billy Smith (halfback to centre)

Great Britain

Previous Game:
Lions Tour 1966 - Game 7 vs. NSW North Coast
Next Game:
Lions Tour 1966 - Game 9 vs. Southern Division
Out:
Arthur Keegan (fullback), Frank Myler (centre), Geoff Shelton (centre), Carl Dooler (halfback), Geoff Crewdson (front row), Terry Fogerty (second row)
In:
Ken Gowers (fullback), Alan Buckley (centre), Tommy Bishop (halfback), Cliff Watson (front row), Harry Poole (lock)
Changes:
Dave Robinson (lock to bench), Ian Brooke (bench to centre), Bill Bryant (bench to second row)

Match Notes

Johnny Greaves & Allan Thomson were non playing reserves for NSW.

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Contributions: Greg Fiveash, Andrew Ferguson