1973 NSWRL Pre-Season Cup - Round 1

South Sydney v Western Suburbs

Belmore Sports Ground

Sat Feb 17, 7:00pm

WIN 15-5

Selected Round 1 Teams

Matches are 35 minutes each way with 4 replacements able to be made at any stage of the match, "for any reason" during the pre-season.

The match was originally set down for Thursday evening but Lidcombe Oval was too wet to play. So the match was rescheduled to Saturday at Belmore Sports Ground.

HT    13-0

Sait, Urquhart, Broad tries
Simms 3 from 6 goals

Crowd         8,014
Referee      K.Page
Touch Judges G.Maher / G.Kellahan

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk -  1 - Simms, Eric            -  3/6   -     
Wing -  2 - Birrell, Ross          -  -     -     
Cntr -  3 - Sait, Paul             1  -     -     r15 
Cntr -  4 - Smith, Phil            -  -     -     
Wing -  5 - Mooney, Tom            -  -     -
5/8  -  6 - Pittard, Denis         -  -     -
Half -  7 - Grant, Bob             -  -     -
Lock -  8 - Bampton, Darrell       -  -     -     r17
SRow -  9 - Stevens, Gary          -  -     -
SRow - 10 - McCarthy, Bob          -  -     - (c)     
Prop - 11 - Broad, Bob             1  -     -         
Hook - 12 - Walters, Elwyn         -  -     -
Prop - 16 + Sawers, Bill           -  -     -

Res  - 14 - Edwards, Keith         -  -     -
Res  - 15 - Kosta, Steve           -  -     -     r14
Res  - 17 + Urquhart, Rod          1  -     -     

                                   3  3/6   -

Other First Grade Matches

30-9  Redf Easts      b Balmain
 3-3  Belm Canterbury d Norths
22-5  Brok Manly      b Penrith
16-12 Ende Parramatta b Cronulla
12-10 Hens St George  b Newtown

Judiciary News

No one was sent off.

Reserve Grade - Trial

v Western Suburbs

WIN 11-5

HT    

 tries
 goals

Ref - SMH


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