Kevin Ryan

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Player No. 323
Coach No. 23
Nickname Kandos
Position Prop
Contract 1969
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Origin Ipswich, QLD, Australia
Debut Vs Penrith - 2nd Apr 1967
Dog Years (3) 1967 , 1968 , 1969
Captain Years (3) 1967 , 1968 , 1969
Captain Record 52 games, 29 won(56%), 21 lost(40%), 2 drew(4%)
Rep Caps
Other Clubs St George
Junior Club Ipswich

Biography Kevin Ryan played Rugby Union for Australia before joining St George in 1960 to play 107 games between 1960 and 1966 as a prop forward.

He played in the 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965 and 1966 Premiership winning teams for St George.

Kevin played seven games for NSW from 1962 to 1964 and played two Tests for Australia between 1963 and 1964.

He played in the 1963-64 Kangaroo tour but missed most of the tour due to a leg injury.

In 1967, Kevin joined Canterbury for the opening game of the season against Penrith and became captain-coach for the next four seasons. He led the team to the Grand Final against South Sydney.
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Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1967 22 3 0 0 9
1 1968 20 1 0 0 3
1 1969 10 1 0 0 3
Total: 52 5 0 0 15
Average (per year): 17.3 1.7 0 0 5
Average (per game): 0.1 0 0 0.3

Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 3 52 5 0 0 15
Average (per year): 17.3 1.7 0 0 5
Average (per game): 0.1 0 0 0.3

Data provided by Clint Crofts