Australia vs. Great Britain

Australia 13 lost to Great Britain 28

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/14193
Date
Sunday, 31st October, 1954
Status
Completed
Referee
Rene Guidicelli
Venue
Stade de Gerland (Lyon)
Crowd
10,250

Australia
13 28 Great Britain
Lions

Match Stats

Halftime Score 5 12

Match Scoresheet

Harry WELLS 2 T 2 Gordon BROWN
Ken KEARNEY   2 Phil JACKSON
      Frank KITCHEN
      David ROSE
 
Noel PIDDING 2 G 5 Jim LEDGARD

Teams

Clive CHURCHILL (c)
[South Sydney]
1 FB 1 Jim LEDGARD
Noel PIDDING
[Newcastle (AU)]
2 W 2 David ROSE
Alex WATSON 3 C 3 Phil JACKSON
Harry WELLS
[Southern Division]
4 C 4 Mick SULLIVAN
Ian MOIR
[South Sydney]
5 W 5 Frank KITCHEN
 
Ken McCAFFERY 6 FE 6 Gordon BROWN
Keith HOLMAN
[Western Suburbs]
7 HB 7 Gerry HELME
 
Duncan HALL 8 FR 8 John THORLEY
Ken KEARNEY
[St George]
9 HK 9 Sam SMITH
Roy BULL
[Manly]
10 FR 10 Robert COVERDALE
Norm PROVAN
[St George]
11 2R 11 Basil WATTS
Brian DAVIES 12 2R 12 Don ROBINSON
Peter DIVERSI
[North Sydney]
13 L 13 Dave VALENTINE (c)
 
Vic HEY   COACH   G SHAW
 

Match Notes

Duncan Hall (Australia) was forced off with an ankle injury, while late in the match Keith Holman and Ken McCaffery (Australia) were passengers due to leg injuries.

This match is a part of the following:

Contributions: Shawn Dollin, Andrew Ferguson