Ross Warner (rugby league)

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Ross Warner
Personal information
Full nameRoss Warner
Born(1943-11-10)10 November 1943
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
Died1 August 2020(2020-08-01) (aged 76)
Manly, New South Wales, Australia
Playing information
Position Hooker
Club
YearsTeamPldTGFGP
1963–74 North Sydney 200140042
Representative
YearsTeamPldTGFGP
1964–65 New South Wales 31003
1967 NSW City 20000
Source: [1]

Ross Warner (10 November 1943 – 1 August 2020) [2] was an Australian rugby league footballer who played in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Playing career

Originally from Tamworth, New South Wales, Warner was given a contract by North Sydney in 1963.

He replaced club stalwart Norm Strong to become Norths hooker for the next twelve seasons. Warner represented New South Wales on three occasions and captained North Sydney towards the end of his career. Warner retired at the end of the 1974 NSWRFL season. [3]

Accolades

In 2007, Warner was named in the North Sydney team of the century at hooker. [4]

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References

  1. "Ross Warner - Career Stats & Summary - Rugby League Project". Rugbyleagueproject.org.
  2. "Ross WARNER". Legacy.com. Retrieved 13 August 2020.
  3. Alan Whiticker/Glen Hudson: Encyclopedia of Rugby League Players. 1995. ( ISBN   1875169571)
  4. "Happy 110th Birthday North Sydney". North Sydney Bears. Retrieved 17 June 2019.