NSWRFL 1968

Stats

Premiers
South Sydney 
Minor Premiers
South Sydney 
No. Of Teams
12
No. Of Games
140
No. Of Players
329
Top Tryscorer
Stan Gorton (24)
Top Pointscorer
Eric Simms (240)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. South Sydney1174-168143+251192-226128+9822166-39427132+123
2. Manly11821198147+511174-181135+4622156137928231+97
3. Eastern Suburbs11101-198114+8411461164160+422147136227429+88
  St George11722244164+8011641172156+1622136341632029+96
5. Balmain1183-216119+971165-177165+1222148-39328428+109
6. Parramatta1183-176124+5211461132160-2822129130828425+24
7. Western Suburbs1174-166109+571156-162170-8221210-32827924+49
8. Penrith1174-195175+201147-103177-74221111-29835222-54
9. Canterbury1156-120122-211461139179-4022912125930119-42
10. Cronulla1147-141219-781129-118186-6822616-25940512-146
11. North Sydney1129-118189-711129-141199-5822418-2593888-129
12. Newtown11191140207-6711110-117265-1482221912574725-215
  • Total games played: 132
  • Total points scored: 3,912
  • Average points per game: 29.64
  • Best attack: St George Dragons (18.91 ppg - 127.60%)
  • Best defense: South Sydney Rabbitohs (12.32 ppg - 83.13%)
  • Worst attack: Newtown (11.68 ppg - 78.81%)
  • Worst defense: Newtown (21.45 ppg - 144.74%)

Finals Results

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Minor Semi Aug 31st St George 17 Eastern Suburbs 10 C. Pearce SCG 49,747 View
Major Semi Sep 7th Manly 23 South Sydney 15 C. Pearce SCG 49,128 View
Prelim Final Sep 14th South Sydney 20 St George 8 C. Pearce SCG 44,803 View
Grand Final Sep 21st South Sydney 13 Manly 9 C. Pearce SCG 54,255 View

 

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 5th 14 8 0 393 284 Keith BARNES 11 - George RUEBNER 152 -Len KILLEEN Leichhardt 10,086
Canterbury Bankstown 9th 9 12 1 259 301 Kevin RYAN 9 - Johnny RHODES 77 -Terry BAWDEN Belmore 14,453
Cronulla Sutherland Sharks 10th 6 16 0 259 405 Ken KEARNEY 7 - Terry HUGHES 167 -Terry HUGHES Endeavour (6)
Sutherland (5)
7,568
Eastern Suburbs Roosters 3rd 14 8 1 372 291 Jack GIBSON 8 - Kevin JUNEE 152 -Allan McKEAN Sports Ground 14,569 Minor Semi
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 2nd 16 7 1 411 310 George HUNTER 15 - Les HANIGAN 158 -Bob BATTY Brookvale 9,987
Newtown 12th 2 19 1 257 472 Dick POOLE 8 - Dave COTTER
Tom MELVILLE
80 -Bob LANIGAN Henson 4,571 Wooden Spoon
North Sydney Bears 11th 4 18 0 259 388 Colin GREENWOOD 5 - Dave WOOD 66 -Noel CAVANAGH North Sydney 5,881
Parramatta Eels 6th 12 9 1 308 284 Ian JOHNSTON 8 - Arch BROWN 124 -Arch BROWN Cumberland 13,260
Penrith Panthers 8th 11 11 0 298 352 Bob BOLAND 9 - Bob MARA 90 -Bob LANDERS Penrith Park 9,244
St George Dragons 4th 14 7 3 441 350 Norm PROVAN 24 - Stan GORTON 193 -Dennis PRESTON Kogarah 11,901 Prelim Final
South Sydney Rabbitohs 1st 18 7 0 442 311 Clive CHURCHILL 11 - Michael CLEARY 240 -Eric SIMMS Redfern 11,710 Premiers
Western Suburbs Magpies 7th 12 10 0 328 279 Noel KELLY 12 - Mick ALCHIN 96 -Tony FORD Lidcombe 10,051