Garth Robertson

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
24-06-1945
N/A
Date unknown.
Rhodesian RU
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
16-12-1967 v Oldham
Halifax
1968- Back to RU
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1967-1967
11 (1)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
3
2
0
13

BIOGRAPHY

This Rhodesian back had plenty of pace and came to the Saints in 1967. He played 11 matches for the Saints, starting at stand off, moving to the centre and ending up on the wing. He was a useful goalkicker and netted two goals against Batley. Garth also finished well and scored singleton tries against Warrington, Blackpool Borough and Widnes.

Garth played centre for the national Rhodesian Rugby Union team. He played centre for Rhodesia against Italy on the 16th. June 1973, a match which saw the Italians pummelled by 43 points to four Garth contacted the SHS in 2010 and we asked him for any further information on his playing season at Knowsley Road.

Dave Dooley

SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1967~683 2 0 11
TOTALS:3 2 0 11
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
TOTALS:

ALL MATCHES

DatePosOpponentsCompSeasonVenueFTFTOTGDGNPS**
16th Dec 1967
W
6 Oldham L 1967~68 H 10 2 VIEW
30th Dec 1967
D
4 Batley L 1967~68 H 9 9 2 VIEW
6th Mar 1968
W
4 Warrington L 1967~68 A 12 6 1 VIEW
9th Mar 1968
W
14 Blackpool Borough L 1967~68 A 23 7 1 VIEW
16th Mar 1968
W
3 Widnes L 1967~68 H 18 13 VIEW
19th Mar 1968
L
2 Leeds L 1967~68 H 4 12 VIEW
23rd Mar 1968
L
5 Wakefield Trinity L 1967~68 A 3 23 VIEW
30th Mar 1968
W
5 Workington Town L 1967~68 H 18 11 VIEW
12th Apr 1968
W
5 Wigan L 1967~68 H 24 13 VIEW
13th Apr 1968
L
5 Widnes L 1967~68 A 7 24 1 VIEW
19th Apr 1968
W
5 Halifax Ch1 1967~68 H 31 2 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.
WINS : 7 | LOSSES : 3 | DRAWS : 1

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