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Full Name Ron Bailey
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Biography & Career Highlights:

A brilliant centre in his day, Ron Bailey was the first Canterbury player to both represent and captain Australia. Originally from Newcastle, and a Newtown player before the war, he was unlucky not to tour with the 1937-38 Kangaroos. Bailey spent the 1939-40 season playing for Huddersfield and on his return to Australia, played for Waratah-Mayfield in the Newcastle competition. In 1941 he took over as captain coach of Canterbury and led the club to its second premiership title in defeating St George in the 1942 gra...  Click for more

Statistics:
SeasonClubAppIntTriesGoalsF.GoalsPointsTacklesLine BrRuns
1937Newtown803009000
1941Bulldogs15070021000
1942Bulldogs17050015000
1943Bulldogs1301003000
1944Bulldogs12060018000
1945Bulldogs13060018000
1946Bulldogs11050015000
7 890330099000