David Booysen

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David Booysen
Personal information
Full name David Booysen
Born South Africa
Playing information
Position Centre, Scrum-half/Halfback
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1924–29 Wigan 156 52 2 160
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
Other Nationalities ≥1 1 0 0 3
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org

David Booysen was a South African Afrikaner professional rugby league footballer of the 1920s, playing at representative level for Other Nationalities, and at club level for Wigan, as a Centre, or Scrum-half/Halfback, i.e. number 3 or 4, or 7.[1] David Booysen played for Wigan in the same era as fellow South African Afrikaner Attie van Heerden.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

David Booysen won cap(s) for Other Nationalities while at Wigan against England.

Rugby Football League Championship final appearances[edit]

David Booysen played Scrum-half/Halfback in Wigan's 22-10 victory over Warrington in the 1925-26 Rugby Football League Championship final at Knowsley Road, St. Helens on Saturday 8 May 1926.[2]

County Rugby Football League Championships[edit]

David Booysen played in Wigan's 1925-26 Lancashire League victory.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 
  2. ^ "1925–1926 Championship Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Statistics at wigan.rlfans.com". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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