NSWRFL 1955

Stats

Premiers
South Sydney 
Minor Premiers
Newtown 
No. Of Teams
10
No. Of Games
98
No. Of Players
250
Top Tryscorer
Ian Moir (18)
Top Pointscorer
Douglas Fleming (185)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. Newtown981-24093+147962113686+5018143137617929+197
2. St George981-20897+111963-188150+3818144-39624728+149
3. Manly9621168104+64954-164141+2318116133224523+87
4. South Sydney972-198102+96945-169158+1118117-36726022+107
5. North Sydney963-204138+66945-141140+118108-34527820+67
6. Balmain954-204173+319351180208-281889138438117+3
  Eastern Suburbs9531178108+70936-164217-531889134232517+17
8. Parramatta927-127185-58936-131180-4918513-25836510-107
9. Canterbury936-101185-84918-66229-16318414-1674148-247
10. Western Suburbs927-110230-120918-76229-15318315-1864596-273
  • Total games played: 90
  • Total points scored: 3,153
  • Average points per game: 35.03
  • Best attack: St George Dragons (22.00 ppg - 125.61%)
  • Best defense: Newtown Jets (9.94 ppg - 56.75%)
  • Worst attack: Canterbury Bankstown (9.28 ppg - 52.98%)
  • Worst defense: Western Suburbs Magpies (25.50 ppg - 145.59%)

Team Stats (includes Cup/Tour matches)

Team Name Position W L D Pts For Pts Ag. Coach Top Tryscorer(s) Top Pointscorer(s) Home Venue(s) Home Crowd Avg Extra Info
Balmain Tigers 6th 8 9 1 384 381 Norman ROBINSON 8 - Terry McGOVERN
Jack FIFIELD
Bill MARSH
Brian STAUNTON
123 -Keith BARNES Leichhardt * 8,000
Canterbury Bankstown 9th 4 14 0 167 414 Victor HEY 4 - Barry NELSON
Roy FREEBODY
87 -Fred DUNN Belmore * 0
Eastern Suburbs 7th 8 9 1 342 325 Francis O'CONNOR 17 - Brian ALLSOP 117 -Noel PIDDING Sports Ground * 8,500
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 3rd 11 7 1 344 259 Patrick DEVERY 13 - Johnny TENISON 146 -Angus KELLOCK Brookvale * 0 Minor Semi
Newtown Jets 1st 15 4 1 398 199 Herbert POOLE 16 - Herbert POOLE
Kevin CONSIDINE
184 -Gordon CLIFFORD Henson * 14,274 Runners Up
North Sydney 5th 10 8 0 345 278 Rex HARRISON 11 - Peter O'BRIEN 133 -Alan ARKEY North Sydney * 9,397
Parramatta Eels 8th 5 13 0 258 365 Johnny SLADE 6 - Alan CAMERON 109 -Brian JONES Cumberland * 6,400
St George Dragons 2nd 14 6 0 418 276 Kenneth KEARNEY 13 - Kevin O'BRIEN 185 -Douglas FLEMING Kogarah * 7,661 Prelim Final
South Sydney Rabbitohs 4th 14 7 0 411 297 Rupert RAYNER 18 - Ian MOIR 138 -Bernard PURCELL Redfern * 14,173 Premiers
Western Suburbs Magpies 10th 3 15 0 186 459 Keith HOLMAN 6 - Jack THOMPSON 49 -John BREST Pratten (5)
Leichhardt (1)
Redfern (1)
* 4,094 League Wooden Spoon

Finals Results

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Aug 27th South Sydney 14 Manly 12 D. Lawler SCG 35,677 View
Sep 3rd Newtown 11 St George 8 D. Lawler SCG 34,158 View
Sep 10th South Sydney 18 St George 14 C. Pearce SCG 41,583 View
Sep 17th South Sydney 12 Newtown 11 C. Pearce SCG 42,466 View