1968 Rugby League World Cup
FinalThe final had been billed a 'debacle' following Great Britain's inexplicable loss to France in Auckland, leaving them to contest the final despite being beaten by Australia seven tries to none two days prior.
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Johnny Rhodes is an Australian former rugby league footballer for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, New South Wales, Queensland and for the Australian national side....
Graeme 'Changa' Langlands, MBE, is an Australian former rugby league footballer and coach of the 1960s and 70s. He retired as the most-capped player for the Australian national team with 45 from 1963 to 1975, and captained his country in 15 Test matches and World Cup games. Langlands was the...
Johnny Greaves is a former rugby league player for the St. George Dragons, Canterbury Bulldogs, New South Wales and for the Australian national side....
|CE||Jean Pierre Lecompte|
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Jean Capdouze was a French rugby union and rugby league footballer of the 1960s and 70s. He first played rugby union, representing his country in several test matches before switching to rugby league, playing for the Union Treiziste Catalane club and for France's national team in the 1968 and 1970...
|Billy Smith||SH||Roger Garrigues|
John Wittenberg was an Australian rugby league player. He was a front-row forward with the St. George Dragons. He was a representative in the Australian national team in 1966 and from 1968 to 1970 earning 6 test caps....
Fred Jones (rugby league)
Fred Jones is an Australian former rugby league footballer of the 1960s and 70s. An Australian international and New South Wales interstate representative hooker, he played his club football for Manly-Warringah, with whom he won the 1972 and 1973 NSWRFL Premierships.A product of the South Coast,...
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Richard Norman "Dick" Thornett was one of five Australians to have represented their country in three sports...
|SR||Francis de Nadai|
Ron Coote AM is an Australian former representative rugby league player whose club career was played with the South Sydney and Eastern Suburbs, both of whom he won premierships with. He is considered one of the nation's finest footballers of the 20th century...
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|LF||Jean Pierre Clar|
Harry Bath , was an Australian rugby league footballer and coach who rose to prominence in the mid-Twentieth Century...