Bill McRitchie

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Biography

St George prop, the victim of an infamous biting incident, spent 22 weeks in hospital after having his ear bitten in the match against Newtown in 1945. 'Bumper' Farrell, the man accused of biting McRitchie, was cleared and the matter was closed by the NSWRL without ever being resolved. Bill McRitchie was the brother of 1948-49 Kangaroo Doug McRitchie.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Competitions

Competition   App T G   FG Pts W L D Win %  
NRL 40 1 -   - 3 20 19 1 50.00% List
City Cup 2 1 -   - 3 1 1 0 50.00% List
NRL Finals 5 - -   - - 3 2 0 60.00% List


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Rest of NSW Firsts 1942 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
NSW City Seconds 1943 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1942-1943 2 0 0   0 - 1 1 0 50.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George NSWRFL 1942 9 1 -   - 3 6 3 0 66.67% List
St George NSWRFL 1943 16 - -   - - 9 6 1 56.25% List
St George NSWRFL 1944 7 - -   - - 4 3 0 57.14% List
St George NSWRFL 1945 8 - -   - - 1 7 0 12.50% List
Overall 1942-1945 40 1 0   0 3 20 19 1 50.00% List

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1942-45 40 1 -   - 3 20 19 1 50.00% List
Overall 1942-1945 40 1 0   0 3 20 19 1 50.00% List

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1942-43 5 - -   - - 3 2 0 60.00% List
Overall 1942-1943 5 0 0   0 - 3 2 0 60.00% List

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1942-45 42 4 -   - 12 21 20 1 50.00% List
Overall 1942-1945 42 4 0   0 12 21 20 1 50.00% List

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