NSWRFL 1959

Round 1

Results

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View  Manly 16 (J. Peebles, R. Ritchie tries; R. Willey 5 goals) defeated Balmain 13 (R. Mack try; K. Barnes 5 goals) at Brookvale Oval.
Date: Sat, 28th March.   Referee: Darcy Lawler.   Crowd: 5,500.
View  Newtown 15 (N. Dolton, J. Jennett, R. Money tries; R. Aldrich 3 goals) defeated Eastern Suburbs 12 (B. Allsop, R. Millington tries; B. O'Connell 3 goals) at Henson Park.
Date: Sat, 28th March.   Referee: Dudley Nicholson.   Crowd: 3,890.
View  North Sydney 35 (K. Irvine 4, B. Carlson 2, B. Honeysett tries; G. Hawick 6, B. Carlson goals) defeated Parramatta 12 (N. Cornwall, J. Gill tries; D. Moore 3 goals) at Cumberland Oval.
Date: Sat, 28th March.   Referee: Ray O'Donnell.   Crowd: 4,364.
View  South Sydney 20 (E. Sladden 3, F. Nelson tries; B. Bennett 4 goals) defeated Canterbury 10 (J. Russell 2 tries; R. Kite, B. Petley goals) at Redfern Oval.
Date: Sat, 28th March.   Referee: Cliff Brown.   Crowd: 6,760.
View  St George 18 (B. Messiter, M. Porter, N. Provan, J. Riley tries; E. Lumsden 3 goals) defeated Western Suburbs 17 (P. Dimond try; D. Russell 7 goals) at Sydney Sports Ground.
Date: Sat, 28th March.   Referee: Col Pearce.   Crowd: 17,066.