NSWRL 1989

Stats

Premiers
Canberra 
Runners Up
Balmain 
Minor Premiers
Souths 
Wooden Spoon
Illawarra 
Top Tryscorer
Gary Belcher (17)
Top Pointscorer
Andy Currier, Ricky Walford (146)
No. Of Teams
16
No. Of Games
183
No. Of Players
540
No. Of Tries
919
No. Of Goals
907 / 1,493 (60.75%)
No. Of F.Goals
47
Total Attendance
2,040,855
Average Crowd
11,152
Average Crowd (Reg. Season)
10,513
Highest Crowd
40,500
Highest Crowd (Reg. Season)
33,245
Lowest Crowd
2,361
Mean Scoreline
22-9
Median Scoreline
20-8
Highest Scoreline
46-14
Lowest Scoreline
4-0
Highest Team Score
Eastern Suburbs (48-6)
Average PPG

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverallStats
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPDFPGAPGAtt%Def%
1. Souths11731195117781111--1959010522183139020737+18317.739.41
2. Penrith1192-244881561174-1941534122166-43824132+19719.9110.95
3. Balmain1192-2428216011551138154-1622147138023629+14417.2710.73
4. Canberra1174-2501281221174-2071594822148-45728728+17020.7713.05
5. Cronulla11101-228781501147-140203-6322148-368281* 28+8716.7312.77
6. Brisbane1183-2301231071165-168167122148-398290* 28+10818.0913.18
7. Newcastle1183-169107621138-112174-62221111-28128122012.7712.77
8. Parramatta1165-182152301156-164214-50221111-34636622-2015.7316.64
9. Canterbury1174-1641263811362116211-95221010228033722-5712.7315.32
10. St George1156-182160221156-148196-48221012-33035620-2615.0016.18
11. Eastern Suburbs1156-1901791111461158167-922912134834619+215.8215.73
12. Manly11731206132741129-128211-8322912133434319-915.1815.59
13. Gold Coast1165-147194-471119176189-11322714122338315-16010.1417.41
  Western Suburbs11461122160-381138-107229-12222714122938915-16010.4117.68
15. North Sydney11461140186-4611110-54220-16622516119440611-2128.8218.45
16. Illawarra11191122227-10511110-134276-1422221912565035-24711.6422.86
  • Cronulla, Brisbane were involved in playoffs to determine their final position.

Playoffs/Finals

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Playoff Aug 29th Cronulla 38 Brisbane 14 M. Stone Parramatta 9,047 View
Minor Prelim Sep 2nd Canberra 31 Cronulla 10 B. Harrigan SFS 18,186 View
Major Prelim Sep 3rd Balmain 24 Penrith 12 M. Stone SFS 29,508 View
Minor Semi Sep 9th Canberra 27 Penrith 18 M. Stone SFS 20,314 View
Major Semi Sep 10th Balmain 20 Souths 10 B. Harrigan SFS 40,000 View
Prelim Final Sep 17th Canberra 32 Souths 16 B. Harrigan SFS 31,469 View
Grand Final Sep 24th Canberra 19 Balmain 14 B. Harrigan SFS 40,500 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 3rd 16 9 1 450 299 Ryan Elias, Pearce 10 - Grant, Currier 146 -Currier Leichhardt Runners Up
Brisbane Broncos 6th 18 9 0 518 371 Bennett Lewis, Dowling, Conescu 10 - Johns 104 -Matterson Lang Park National Panasonic Cup
Canberra Raiders 4th 18 10 0 597 393 Sheens Lance, Meninga, Belcher 17 - Belcher 118 -Daley Seiffert Premiers
Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs 9th 11 10 3 314 349 Gould Tunks, Lamb, Langmack 9 - Lamb 90 -Lamb Belmore
Cronulla Sutherland Sharks 5th 16 10 0 438 376 Fitzgibbon Hatch, Miller 14 - Ettingshausen 125 -Wilson Caltex Minor Prelim
Eastern Suburbs Roosters 11th 9 13 1 358 368 Fairfax Gillmeister, McGahan, Trewhella, Bridge 9 - Offiah 78 -Sherlock SFS
Gold Coast/Tweed Heads Giants 13th 7 15 1 229 396 McCarthy Johnstone, Lindner, Gibbs 7 - Benson 63 -Eden Seagulls
Illawarra Steelers 16th 4 20 2 340 537 Hilditch Walsh, Bolt 5 - Schifilliti, Rodwell 82 -Wishart Wollongong Wooden Spoon
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 12th 10 13 1 364 369 Thompson, Thomson Vautin, Cleal, Cochrane, O'Connor 9 - Shearer, Lyons 76 -O'Connor Brookvale
Newcastle Knights 7th 11 12 0 283 305 McMahon Stewart, Hagan 7 - Doyle 52 -Johnston Newcastle
North Sydney Bears 15th 7 16 2 235 432 Stanton Dorahy, Bella, Hanson, Friend, Rea 5 - Florimo 38 -Kiss North Sydney
Parramatta Eels 8th 12 12 0 374 420 Monie Sterling, Wynn 9 - Kenny 88 -Leeds Parramatta
Penrith Panthers 2nd 16 9 0 480 328 Willey Simmons 15 - Alexander 131 -Baker Penrith Minor Semi
St George Dragons 10th 11 14 0 370 408 Young Johnston, Fullerton-Smith, Longhurst, Noke 13 - Walford 146 -Walford Kogarah
South Sydney Rabbitohs 1st 20 6 2 486 321 Piggins Fenech, Coleman, Blake 12 - Blake 91 -Ellison SFS Charity Shield
Western Suburbs Magpies 14th 7 15 1 229 401 Bailey Blair, Schubert, Hanley, Smith 6 - Simonds, Mackay 62 -Mackay Orana