NSWRFL 1953

Stats

Premiers
South Sydney 
Minor Premiers
South Sydney 
No. Of Teams
20
No. Of Games
106
No. Of Players
285
Top Tryscorer
Ian Moir (23)
Top Pointscorer
Ron Rowles (152)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. South Sydney972-216117+999441168161+718116138427823+106
2. St George981-192108+84936-121181-6018117-31328922+24
3. Eastern Suburbs972-204147+579351126163-3718107133031021+20
  North Sydney9621267133+134945-154150+418107142128321+138
5. Canterbury9432117128-11954-135163-281897225229120-39
  Newtown9621166108+589351126160-341897229226820+24
7. Parramatta954-156131+259351115160-451889127129117-20
8. Balmain945-179167+12936-134210-7618711-31337714-64
9. Manly945-136152-16927-158241-8318612-29439312-99
10. Western Suburbs936-151182-31927-136195-5918513-28737710-90
  • Total games played: 90
  • Total points scored: 3,157
  • Average points per game: 35.08
  • Best attack: North Sydney (23.39 ppg - 133.35%)
  • Best defense: Newtown (14.89 ppg - 84.89%)
  • Worst attack: Canterbury Bankstown (14.00 ppg - 79.82%)
  • Worst defense: Manly Warringah Sea Eagles (21.83 ppg - 124.46%)

Finals Results

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Semi Final Aug 29th South Sydney 5 North Sydney 4 J. O'Brien SCG 30,392 View
Semi Final Sep 5th St George 25 Eastern Suburbs 7 D. Lawler SCG 37,753 View
Final Sep 12th South Sydney 31 St George 12 D. Lawler SCG 44,581 View

 

Team Stats (includes Cup/Tour matches)

Team Name Position W L D Pts For Pts Ag. Coach(es) Captain(s) Top Tryscorer(s) Top Pointscorer(s) Home Venue(s) Home Crowd Avg Extra Info
Balmain Tigers 8th 7 12 0 323 409 Patton Ponchard, Davis, Thomson, Tyrrell 7 - Lulham 74 -Davis Leichhardt * 4,750
Canterbury Bankstown 5th 10 7 2 271 302 Hampstead Cooper, Willey, Cooper, Charlton 14 - Stenhouse 73 -Dunn Belmore * 7,000
Eastern Suburbs 3rd 11 8 1 360 350 Donohoe Donohoe, Hunter 8 - Kermond, Van Heekeren, Donohoe 82 -Booth Sports Ground * 3,250
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 9th 7 12 0 313 410 Bull Bull, Schubert, Brown 11 - Perrin 152 -Rowles Brookvale * 4,000
Newtown 6th 9 8 2 307 294 Johnston Johnson 18 - Preston 88 -Clifford Erskineville * 4,333
North Sydney 4th 11 8 1 449 300 McKinnon Sullivan, Middleton, Hudson 18 - Toole 91 -Stewart North Sydney * 7,800
Parramatta Eels 7th 9 9 1 297 306 Hey Slattery, Hobbs 9 - Evans 114 -Hobbs Cumberland * 3,667
St George Dragons 2nd 13 8 0 362 333 Tipping Pidding, Kearney, Carroll 11 - Hole, Ryan 115 -Pidding Kogarah * 5,763
South Sydney Rabbitohs 1st 13 7 1 432 327 Rayner Churchill, Rayner 23 - Moir 69 -Moir Redfern * 7,681 Premiers
Western Suburbs Magpies 10th 6 13 0 315 401 McLean Stanmore, Dines, McLean, Horder, Hansen, Fitzgerald 9 - Holman 78 -Bain Pratten * 6,182