NSWRFL 1970

Stats

Premiers
South Sydney 
Minor Premiers
South Sydney 
No. Of Teams
12
No. Of Games
140
No. Of Players
334
Top Tryscorer
Kenneth Irvine (16)
Top Pointscorer
Eric Simms (241)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. South Sydney1192-242116+12611821237157+8022174147927335+206
2. Manly1183-233144+8911821189141+4822165142228533+137
3. St George1165-182172+101192-226157+6922157-40832930+79
4. Canterbury1192-174132+421156-134137-322148-30826928+39
5. Eastern Suburbs1192-218147+711147-168173-522139-38632026+66
6. Balmain11731211150+611156-169197-2822129138034725+33
7. Cronulla1174-193132+611129-181203-2222913-37433518+39
  Newtown1156-183209-261147-162200-3822913-34540918-64
9. North Sydney1147-160212-5211371172223-5122714133243515-103
  Penrith11461183199-161138-109207-9822714129240615-114
11. Western Suburbs11281166201-351147-163202-3922615132940313-74
12. Parramatta1129-123213-901129-117271-15422418-2404848-244
  • Total games played: 132
  • Total points scored: 4,295
  • Average points per game: 32.54
  • Best attack: South Sydney Rabbitohs (21.77 ppg - 133.80%)
  • Best defense: Canterbury Bankstown (12.23 ppg - 75.17%)
  • Worst attack: Parramatta Eels (10.91 ppg - 67.06%)
  • Worst defense: Parramatta Eels (22.00 ppg - 135.22%)

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 12 9 1 380 347 Leo NOSWORTHY 11 - John SPENCER
Len KILLEEN
George RUEBNER
131 -Len KILLEEN Leichhardt (8)
Sports Ground (1)
9,399
Canterbury Bankstown 4th 14 10 0 322 293 Kevin RYAN 7 - Ray STRUDWICK 157 -Peter INSKIP Belmore (8)
Sports Ground (1)
15,093 Minor Semi
Cronulla Sutherland Sharks 7th 9 13 0 374 335 Tommy BISHOP 9 - Tommy BISHOP 202 -George TAYLFORTH Endeavour 6,957
Eastern Suburbs Roosters 5th 13 9 0 386 320 Don FURNER 13 - Kevin JUNEE 179 -Allan McKEAN Sports Ground 10,633
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 2nd 18 9 1 506 387 Ronald WILLEY 11 - John McDONALD 172 -Robert BATTY Brookvale 13,230 Runners Up
Newtown Jets 8th 9 13 0 345 409 Harry BATH 13 - Brian MOORE 130 -John BONHAM Henson (7)
Sports Ground (3)
6,499
North Sydney Bears 9th 7 14 1 332 435 Roy FRANCIS 16 - Kenneth IRVINE 107 -Owen O'DONNELL North Sydney (10)
Sports Ground (1)
6,654
Parramatta Eels 12th 4 18 0 240 484 Ron LYNCH 5 - Robert O'REILLY
Kevin MacFARLANE
55 -Dennis MOUNT Cumberland 9,286 League Wooden Spoon
Penrith Panthers 10th 7 14 1 292 406 Bob BOLAND 11 - Reginald HATTON 92 -Bob LANDERS Penrith Park 7,180
St George Dragons 3rd 17 9 0 444 373 John GIBSON 10 - Johnny KING 125 -Graeme LANGLANDS Kogarah (8)
Sports Ground (1)
11,036 Prelim Final
South Sydney Rabbitohs 1st 21 4 1 569 327 Clive CHURCHILL 15 - Robert McCARTHY 241 -Eric SIMMS Redfern (3)
Sports Ground (3)
9,536 Premiers
Western Suburbs Magpies 11th 6 15 1 329 403 Ron WATSON 12 - Don ROGERS 122 -Peter FLANDERS Lidcombe (9)
Sports Ground (2)
6,260

Finals Results

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Aug 29th St George 12 Canterbury 7 K. Page SCG 40,083 View
Sep 5th South Sydney 22 Manly 15 D. Lancashire SCG 40,211 View
Sep 12th Manly 15 St George 6 D. Lancashire SCG 43,147 View
Sep 19th South Sydney 23 Manly 12 D. Lancashire SCG 53,241 View