|Birth name||Otto George Fox|
|Date of birth||c. 1934|
|Place of birth||Kogarah, New South Wales|
|Rugby union career|
Otto George "Tony" Fox (born c. 1934) was a rugby union player who represented Australia.
Fox, a wing, was born in Kogarah, New South Wales and claimed 1 international rugby cap for Australia on the Wallabies' 1957–58 Australia rugby union tour of Britain, Ireland and France.
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