Ron Tucker

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
16-02-1922
N/A
18-09-1945
N and S Eccleston Labour Club
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
13-04-1946 v Oldham
Workington Town
1947- Swinton
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1945-1946
12 (0)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
3
0
0
9

BIOGRAPHY

Ron Tucker by SHS

Ron was born in Malvern Road, Parr and was 6 feet and 13 stones in his playing days. He played 12 matches for the Saints and scored 3 tries. He signed from North and South Eccleston Labour Club after demobilization from the navy in 1946.

He later played for Swinton and Salford. A fairground fighter, he once claimed a famous victory against fellow rugby league player Jonty Pilkington in a three-round challenge bout.

Ron died at the age of 46 in St Helens in December 1970. He was married to Edith and has a daughter, Barbara. His brother Lawrence was Mayor of St.Helens in 1990-91. His nephew and namesake is Chairman of Blackbrook ARLFC.

SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1945~46 2 0 0 4
1946~471 0 0 8
TOTALS:3 0 0 12
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
TOTALS:

ALL MATCHES

DatePosOpponentsCompSeasonVenueFTFTOTGDGNPS**
13th Apr 1946
L
12 Oldham L 1945~46 H 9 14 VIEW
19th Apr 1946
L
12 Wigan L 1945~46 A 9 15 VIEW
20th Apr 1946
L
13 Wakefield Trinity L 1945~46 A 10 32 VIEW
27th Apr 1946
W
11 Hull K.R. L 1945~46 H 29 6 2 VIEW
31st Aug 1946
L
12 Widnes L 1946~47 H 2 10 VIEW
30th Nov 1946
W
13 Huddersfield L 1946~47 H 18 10 1 VIEW
7th Dec 1946
L
13 Leigh L 1946~47 A 3 10 VIEW
14th Dec 1946
W
13 Salford L 1946~47 H 9 8 VIEW
25th Dec 1946
L
13 Liverpool Stanley L 1946~47 H 16 17 VIEW
26th Dec 1946
L
13 Wigan L 1946~47 H 9 11 VIEW
28th Dec 1946
L
13 Huddersfield L 1946~47 A 12 19 VIEW
19th Apr 1947
L
13 Workington Town L 1946~47 A 2 13 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.
WINS : 3 | LOSSES : 9 | DRAWS :

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