Albert Pimblett

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Albert J. Pimblett
Personal information
Full name Albert J. Pimblett
Born Lancashire
Playing information
Position Centre
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1947–47 Halifax
Sep 1947–Mar 50 Warrington 98 40 0 0 120
≤1950–≥50 Salford
Total 98 40 0 0 120
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1948–49 England 2 2 0 0 6
1948 Great Britain 3 4 0 0 12
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org englandrl.co.uk

Albert J. Pimblett is an English professional rugby league footballer of the 1940s, and 1950s, playing at representative level for Great Britain, and England, and at club level for Halifax, Warrington, and Salford, as a Centre, i.e. number 3 or 4.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Albert Pimblett won caps for England while at Warrington in 1948 against Wales, in 1949 against France,[1] and won caps for Great Britain while at Warrington in 1948 against Australia (3 matches).[2]

Championship Final appearances[edit]

Albert Pimblett played Centre, i.e. number 3 in Warrington's 15-5 victory over Bradford Northern in the Championship Final during the 1947–48 season at Maine Road, Manchester on Saturday 8 May 1948.[3]

County Cup Final appearances[edit]

Albert Pimblett played Centre, i.e. number 3, in Warrington's 8-14 defeat by Wigan in the 1948 Lancashire County Cup Final during the 1948–49 season at Station Road, Swinton on Saturday 13 November 1948.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Great Britain Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "History of Warrington Rugby League Club". britishrugbyleague.blogspot.co.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "1948-1949 Lancashire Cup Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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