1973 NSWRL Premiership - Round 18

South Sydney v Manly-Warringah

Sydney Cricket Ground

Sat Jul 21, 2:30pm

LOSS 24-31

Selected Round 18 Teams

Simms had fractured his arm in the game 10 minutes into the game, but played on, before going to hospital after the game. He had kicked 11 consecuative goals. Sait went off with damaged ribs. Bob Grant has torn ligaments in his right thumb.

 3 min  2-0  Simms goal
 7 min  2-5
10 min  7-5  Mooney try Simms goal
14 min 12-5  Withers try Simms goal
20 min 12-7
22 min 12-12
27 min 12-14
34 min 12-16
39 min 12-21
HT     12-21
59 min 14-21 Simms goal
61 min 14-26
65 min 14-29
68 min 19-29 Timms try Simms goal
71 min 19-31
77 min 24-31 Edwards try Simms goal

Mooney, Withers, Timms, Edwards tries
Simms 6 from 6 goals

Crowd        24,693
Referee      L.Bruyeres
Touch Judges G.Kellahan / G.Hedger

Scrums        4-6 
Penalties    10-13(1H  3-8 )

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk -  1 - Simms, Eric            -  6/6   -        
Wing -  2 - Moylan, Tom            -  -     -        
Cntr -  3 - Mooney, Tom            1  -     -        
Cntr -  4 - Withers, Jeff          1  -     -        
Wing -  5 - Edwards, Keith         1  -     -        
5/8  -  6 - Pittard, Denis         -  -     - (c)    
Half -  7 - Grant, Bob             -  -     -        
Lock -  8 - Urquhart, Rod          -  -     -        
SRow -  9 - Stevens, Gary          -  -     -        
SRow - 10 - Sait, Paul             -  -     -     r22
Prop - 11 - Hall, Jim              -  -     -         
Hook - 12 - Piggins, George        -  -     -        
Prop - 13 - Walters, Elwyn         -  -     -        

Res  - 22 - Timms, Herb            1  -     -

                                   4  6/6   -

Other First Grade Matches

10-0  SSG  Wests      b Easts
20-9  Ende Cronulla   b Norths
12-9  Belm St George  b Canterbury
27-14 Hens Newtown    b Balmain
29-15 Cumb Penrith    b Parramatta

Judiciary News

Piggins was sent off 18 minutes into the second half, on a charge of head butting. He was later suspended for 3 matches.

Reserve Grade - Round 18

v Manly-Warringah, 1:15pm

LOSS 6-38

HT    4-10

no tries
Birrell 3 goals

Referee      B.Cross 
Touch Judges R.Smith / J.Kelly

Scrums      8-12
Penalties  12-4

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk - 35 - Kay, J                 -  -     -  
Wing - 16 - Williams, J            -  -     -  
Cntr - 14 - Birrell, R             -  3     - 
Cntr - 29 - Kosta, S               -  -     -     
Wing - 42 - Holt, J                -  -     -     
5/8  - 15 - Murray, N              -  -     -
Half - 37 - McMillan, R            -  -     - (c) r20
Lock - 21 - Byrne, M               -  -     - 
SRow - 59 - Kearns, J              -  -     -     
SRow - 22 - Timms, H               -  -     -       
Prop - 23 - Schmitzer, J           -  -     -       
Hook - 25 - Moore, W               -  -     -     
Prop - 26 - Reilly, S              -  -     -      

Res  - 20 - Brown, P               -  -     -

                                   -  3     -

Other Reserve Grade Matches

17-4  SSG  Easts      b Wests
15-12 Ende Norths     b Cronulla 
23-13 Belm St George  b Canterbury
16-12 Hens Balmain    b Newtown
19-3  Cumb Penrith    b Parramatta

Under 23's - Round 18

v Manly-Warringah, 12:00pm

WIN 15-10

HT    2-7

G.Walker 2, Wall tries
Little 3 goals

Referee    J.Reynolds
Touch Judges N.Patten / A.See

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk - 33 - Williams, C            -  -     -       
Wing - 51 - Walker, G              2  -     -       
Cntr - 17 - Roberts, P             -  -     -  
Cntr - 45 - Little, S              -  3     -     
Wing - 34 - Wuromus, T             -  -     -        
5/8  - 36 - Wall, B                1  -     - (c)
Half - 64 - Russell, W             -  -     -        
Lock - 47 - Reed, P                -  -     -  
SRow - 60 - Moran, G               -  -     -     r43
SRow - 62 - Griffin, W             -  -     -     
Prop - 24 - Sawers, W              -  -     -     
Hook - 58 - Annesley, S            -  -     -        
Prop - 63 - Jones, B               -  -     -      

Res  - 43 - Inman, G Jnr           -  -     -

                                   3  3     -

Other U23 Matches

13-10 SSG  Wests      b Easts
10-2  Ende Norths     b Cronulla
11-10 Belm Canterbury b St George
21-3  Hens Newtown    b Balmain
15-5  Cumb Parramatta b Penrith

Ref - SMH


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