John Burns

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Player No. 283
Nickname
Position Centre
Contract 1964
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Weight
DOB
Origin
Debut Vs South Sydney - 6th Apr 1963
Dog Years (2) 1963 , 1964
Rep Caps
Other Clubs South Sydney
Junior Club

Biography John Burns played one first grade game for South Sydney in 1962.

He joined Canterbury in 1963 as a centre and was selected in first grade for the opening match of the season against his former club South Sydney.

After being relegated mid-season for Clive Gartner, John returned to first grade when winger Bill Petley was injured.

After starting the 1964 season in first grade, he was relegated to reserve grade when Barry Smith returned from injury.

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1963 13 3 0 0 9
1 1964 4 1 0 0 3
Total: 17 4 0 0 12
Average (per year): 8.5 2 0 0 6
Average (per game): 0.2 0 0 0.7

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 2 26 6 0 0 18
Average (per year): 13 3 0 0 9
Average (per game): 0.2 0 0 0.7

Data provided by Clint Crofts