WINS | [1971] Round 19: Penrith 12 South Sydney 5

Sunday 1st August at Redfern Oval

Penrith 12 – Tries: Elliot (1), Sing (1); Goals: McKechnie (3) | South Sydney 5


Two penalty conversions off the boot of Ian McKechnie had Penrith lead 4-0 after 30 minutes, and this lead was further extended just before half time with a try to Rod Elliott to make it 7-0 at half time.

South Sydney were the first to score in the second half with a penalty conversion to make it 7-2.

Noel Sing ran around the defence to touch down with 9 minutes remaining to make it 10-2, with McKechnie’s conversion giving the visitors a 10 point lead.

A Rabbitohs try minutes later only reduced the Panthers final winning margin.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s