Bill 'Petals' Petley

Playing Career

Vital Statistics

Full Name
William Thomas Petley
Nickname(s)
Petals
Born
Saturday, 16th March, 1935
Current Age
89 years and 71 days
Place Of Birth
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Playing Career Statistics

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Competitions

Competition   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
NSWRFL Premiership (NRL) 93 7 82   - 185 39 49 5 41.94% List
City Cup 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
NSWRFL Finals 1 - 2   - 4 0 1 0 0.00% List
Preseason Cup 8 - 1   - 2 4 4 0 50.00% List
City vs Country Firsts 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Tour Matches NSW North Coast 1 - 1   - 2 1 0 0 100.00% List
Tour Matches Gold Coast Firsts 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
North Coast 1964 1 1 -   - 3 0 1 0 0.00% List
NSW North Coast 1964 1 - 1   - 2 1 0 0 100.00% List
Gold Coast Firsts 1964 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
NSW Country Firsts 1964 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Overall1964 4 1 1   0 5 1 3 0 25.00% List


Club Career

NSWRFL Premiership (NRL) - By Year

Team Season App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Canterbury NSWRFL 1956 6 1 4   - 11 4 2 0 66.67% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1958 13 - 43   - 86 3 9 1 23.08% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1959 16 1 7   - 17 5 10 1 31.25% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1960 19 - 13   - 26 11 8 0 57.89% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1961 13 2 13   - 32 4 8 1 30.77% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1962 17 1 2   - 7 7 8 2 41.18% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1963 9 2 -   - 6 5 4 0 55.56% List

NSWRFL Premiership (NRL) - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Canterbury 1956, 1958-63 93 7 82   - 185 39 49 5 41.94% List

Your Say

  • Colin Wick
    20/09/2017

    Bill lived opposite me in Young Street Annandale when I was a kid. He used to play footy with us kids kicking a plastic football across for us to catch. Good bloke and very good footballer. Replaced by Les Johns who became the Test fullback.

  • Doreen Haberle
    08/04/2023

    William Petley is my Uncle Bill
    He now lives in Mt Gravatt in Queensland

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