State of Origin Exhibition 1987

New South Wales Origin 30 def. Queensland Origin 18

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/2388
Date
Thursday, 6th August, 1987
Status
Completed
Referee
Mick Stone
Venue
Veterans Memorial Stadium (Long Beach)
Crowd
12,349
Official Player of the Match
Peter Sterling
New South Wales
Blues
30 18 Queensland
Maroons

Match Stats

Halftime Score 10 2
Scrums 10 11
Penalties 8 14

Match Scoresheet

Jonathan DOCKING T Tony CURRIE
Andrew ETTINGSHAUSEN   Gene MILES
Cliff LYONS   Dale SHEARER
Mark McGAW      
Michael O'CONNOR      
 
Michael O'CONNOR 5/8 G 3/4 Dale SHEARER

Teams

Jonathan DOCKING
[Cronulla]
1 FB 1 Gary BELCHER
[Canberra]
Brian JOHNSTON
[St George]
2 W 2 Dale SHEARER
[Manly]
Mark McGAW
[Cronulla/Leeds]
3 C 3 Peter JACKSON
[Canberra]
Michael O'CONNOR
[Manly]
4 C 4 Gene MILES
[Wynnum-Manly]
Andrew ETTINGSHAUSEN
[Cronulla/Leeds]
5 W 5 Tony CURRIE
[Canterbury]
 
Cliff LYONS
[Manly]
6 FE 6 Wally LEWIS (c)
[Wynnum-Manly]
Peter STERLING (c)
[Parramatta]
7 HB 7 Allan LANGER
[Ipswich]
 
Phil DALEY
[Manly]
8 FR 8 Greg DOWLING
[Brisbane Norths]
Royce SIMMONS
[Penrith]
9 HK 9 Greg CONESCU
[Redcliffe]
Peter TUNKS
[Canterbury]
10 FR 10 Bryan NIEBLING
[Redcliffe]
Les DAVIDSON
[South Sydney]
11 2R 11 Trevor GILLMEISTER
[Eastern Suburbs]
Noel CLEAL
[Manly]
12 2R 12 Paul VAUTIN
[Manly]
Paul LANGMACK
[Canterbury]
13 L 13 Bob LINDNER
[Parramatta/Castleford]
 
Des HASLER
[Manly]
14 B 14 Colin SCOTT
[Castleford]
David BOYLE
[South Sydney]
15 B 15 Ian FRENCH
[North Sydney]
 
Ron WILLEY   COACH   Wayne BENNETT
 

Match Notes

- This match was an exhibition match played in Long Beach, California
- It is included as an official State of Origin match on RLP, due to the fact that both sides named full strength teams during the 1987 NSWRL season

This match is a part of the following:

Contributions: Shawn Dollin, Andrew Ferguson