Doug Holland

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
02-01-1929
N/A
16-02-1950
Local Juniors
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
01-01-1952 v Leigh
Barrow
1953- Hull KR
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1951-1953
14 (0)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
1
0
0
3

BIOGRAPHY

Doug Holland by SHS

Doug Holland came from Haydock and his powerful physique meant that he could operate effectively both in the front and second rows. He was a stalwart of the Saints A Team from many years, before leaving to join Hull KR. Doug took up residence in East Yorkshire as a result. Signed in February 1950, he made his First Team debut against Leigh on New Year’s Day 1952 at Knowsley Road when Saints won 9-0. The front row that afternoon was Holland, Owen Moore and Whittaker.
His final appearance came on 5th September 1953, in the first leg of a Lancashire Cup clash at Barrow. Saints lost 12-13 but won the second leg 21-17. Doug played blind-side prop that day, with Prescott and hooker Reg Blakemore making up the front row.

SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1951~52 1 0 0 5
1952~530 0 0 5
1953~540 0 0 4
TOTALS:1 0 0 14
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1951~520002
1952~531001
1953~540001
TOTALS:1004

ALL MATCHES

DatePosOpponentsCompSeasonVenueFTFTOTGDGNPS**
1st Jan 1952
W
8 Leigh L 1951~52 H 9 0 VIEW
12th Jan 1952
W
8 Batley L 1951~52 H 22 2 1 VIEW
2nd Feb 1952
L
10 Whitehaven L 1951~52 H 6 7 VIEW
5th Apr 1952
L
11 Hull L 1951~52 A 7 14 VIEW
26th Apr 1952
L
8 Barrow L 1951~52 A 8 12 VIEW
30th Apr 1952
L
8 Toulouse* Fr Tour 1951~52 A 5 31 VIEW
1st May 1952
L
8 French XIII* Fr Tour 1951~52 T 5 45 VIEW
18th Oct 1952
W
8 Salford L 1952~53 H 14 6 VIEW
3rd Apr 1953
W
8 Wigan L 1952~53 A 16 5 VIEW
6th Apr 1953
D
8 Huddersfield L 1952~53 A 10 10 VIEW
13th Apr 1953
W
12 Keighley L 1952~53 H 29 12 VIEW
18th Apr 1953
W
11 Oldham L 1952~53 A 14 13 VIEW
16th May 1953
W
10 Workington / Whitehaven* Fr Benefit 1952~53 A 53 26 1 VIEW
8th Aug 1953
W
12 Barrow* Fr Ward Cup 1953~54 H 29 20 VIEW
15th Aug 1953
W
11 Liverpool City L 1953~54 A 46 0 VIEW
26th Aug 1953
W
12 Barrow L 1953~54 H 23 10 VIEW
29th Aug 1953
W
12 Huddersfield L 1953~54 H 12 9 VIEW
5th Sep 1953
L
10 Barrow LC1(1) 1953~54 A 13 14 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.
WINS : 11 | LOSSES : 6 | DRAWS : 1

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