Frank O'Rourke

Career Stats & Summary

Known Family Links

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Les Murphy

Biography

University winger who appeared in the club’s 1926 final loss to Souths departed Australia at the end of the 1927 season to play with Leeds in England. Distinguishing himself as one of the leading centres in England, O’Rourke scored 112 tries during his English career.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Universities XIII 1924-25 2 2 3   - 12 1 1 0 50.00% List
Possibles (AU) 1924 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List
NSW Firsts 1924-27 13 4 3   - 18 7 6 0 53.85% List
Metropolis 1925, 1927 2 2 2   - 10 1 1 0 50.00% List
Overall 1924-1927 18 8 8   0 40 9 8 1 50.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Balmain NSWRFL 1922 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List
University NSWRFL 1924 7 1 -   - 3 2 4 1 28.57% List
University NSWRFL 1925 10 6 15   - 48 3 6 1 30.00% List
University NSWRFL 1926 13 3 14   - 37 8 5 0 61.54% List
University NSWRFL 1927 8 5 -   - 15 1 7 0 12.50% List
University NSWRFL 1934 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Overall 1921-1934 40 15 29   0 103 14 23 3 35.00% List

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Balmain 1921-22 ? - -   - - ? ? ? ?  
Balmain 1922 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List
University 1924-27, 1934 39 15 29   - 103 14 23 2 35.90% List
Overall 1921-1934 ? 15 29   0 103 ? ? ? ?  

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
University 1924-1926 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Overall 1926 1 0 0   0 - 0 1 0 0.00% List

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Balmain 1921-22 ? - -   - - ? ? ? ?  
Balmain 1922 6 - -   - - 2 3 1 33.33% List
University 1924-27, 1934 45 18 35   - 124 17 26 2 37.78% List
Overall 1921-1934 ? 18 35   0 124 ? ? ? ?  

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