Andrew Farrar

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Player No. 452
Nickname Pops
Position Centre
Contract 1990
Height
Weight
DOB 17th May 1962
Origin
Debut Vs Penrith - 9th Aug 1981
Dog Years (11) 1980 , 1981 , 1982 , 1983 , 1984 , 1985 , 1986 , 1987 , 1988 , 1989 , 1990
Captain Years (1) 1988
Captain Record 1 games, 0 won(0%), 1 lost(100%), 0 drew(0%)
Rep Caps NSW(7) , Australia(No Official Tests)
Other Clubs Western Suburbs, Illawarra
Junior Club Cowra

Biography Andrew Farrar joined Canterbury in 1980 as a centre.

Andrew was a regular member of the Under 23s and after being promoted the reserve grade in 1981, received the opportunity to play first grade against Penrith when Chris Mortimer was injured.

In 1982, Andrew started the season in reserve grade and by the end of the season had become a regular member of the first grade team.

In 1983, Andrew played in the Preliminary Final against Parramatta and in 1984, played for NSW before playing in the Premiership winning team against Parramatta. He played seven games for NSW between 1984 and 1990 and played for Australia in the World Cup final in 1988.
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Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1981 2 0 0 0 0
1 1982 14 1 3 0 9
1 1983 24 11 0 0 44
1 1984 21 3 1 0 14
1 1985 26 9 20 1 77
1 1986 21 4 2 0 20
1 1987 23 5 2 0 24
1 1988 22 2 6 0 20
1 1989 17 1 0 0 4
1 1990 16 3 0 0 12
Total: 186 39 34 1 224
Average (per year): 18.6 3.9 3.4 0.1 22.4
Average (per game): 0.2 0.2 0 1.2

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 11 211 45 39 1 253
Average (per year): 19.2 4.1 3.5 0.1 23
Average (per game): 0.2 0.2 0 1.2

Data provided by Clint Crofts