New Zealand vs Australia 1953 Series

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Game 1

New Zealand 25 def. Australia 5

Match URL
Saturday, June 27th, 1953
Wally Wilkinson
Orangetheory Stadium (Christchurch)
  New Zealand Australia
  25 5

Match Stats

Halftime Score 7 5

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Ron McKay (2)   Ferris Ashton
    George Davidson    
    Jim Edwards    
    Des White    
Goals   Des White (4)   Noel Pidding (1)
    John Bond (1)    


Fullback 1. Des White 1. Clive Churchill (c)
Wing 2. Jim Edwards 2. Brian Carlson
Centre 3. Ron McKay 3. Harry Wells
Centre 4. Tommy Baxter 4. Ken McCaffery
Wing 5. Bevan Hough 5. Noel Pidding
Five-Eighth 6. William Sorensen 6. Bob Banks
Halfback 7. Jim Haig (c) 7. Keith Holman
Front Row 8. John Bond 8. Roy Bull
Hooker 9. George Davidson 9. Ken Kearney
Front Row 10. William McLennan 10. Charlie Gill
Second Row 11. Bob Neilson 11. Brian Davies
Second Row 12. Frank Mulcare 12. Ferris Ashton
Lock 13. Alister Atkinson 13. Harold Crocker
Coach   Jim Amos   Clive Churchill

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