John Walker (rugby league)

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John Walker
Playing information
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1960–68 Castleford 220 27 0 0 81
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1963 Yorkshire 1 0 0 0 0

John Walker is a professional rugby league footballer of the 1960s, playing at club level for Castleford.[1]

Playing career[edit]

County honors[edit]

John Walker won a cap for Yorkshire while at Castleford playing Left-Second-row, i.e. number 11, in the 13-15 defeat by Cumberland at Wakefield Trinity's stadium on 25 September 1963.[2]

County League appearances[edit]

John Walker played in Castleford's victory in the Yorkshire County League during the 1964–65 season.[3]

BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final appearances[edit]

John Walker played Loose forward/Lock in Castleford's 7-2 victory over Swinton in the 1966 BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final during the 1966–67 season at Wheldon Road, Castleford on Tuesday 20 December 1966.

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Smart & Andrew Howard (1 July 2000). "Images of Sport - Castleford Rugby League - A Twentieth Century History". The History Press Ltd. ISBN 978-0752418957
  2. ^ "Statistics at thecastlefordtigers.co.uk". thecastlefordtigers.co.uk ℅ web.archive.org. 31 December 2013. Archived from the original on June 13, 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Castleford RLFC A to Z Player List (All Time)". thecastlefordtigers.co.uk ℅ web.archive.org. 31 December 2013. Archived from the original on February 16, 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 

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