Kenneth Batty

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Kenneth Batty
Personal information
Full name Kenneth Batty
Born England
Playing information
Position Wing, Stand-off
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1966–70 Wakefield Trinity 184
1971–73 St. George Dragons 26 4 0 0 12
Total 210 4 0 0 12

Kenneth "Ken" Batty is a former professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1960s, and 1970s. He played at club level for Wakefield Trinity (Heritage № 714), and St. George Dragons, as a wing, or stand-off/five-eighth, i.e. number 2 or 5, or 6.

Playing career[edit]

Championship Final appearances[edit]

Ken Batty played left wing, i.e. number 5, in Wakefield Trinity's 17-10 victory over Hull Kingston Rovers in the Championship Final during the 1967-68 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 4 May 1968.[1]

Challenge Cup Final appearances[edit]

Ken Batty played left wing, i.e. number 5, in Wakefield Trinity's 10-11 defeat by Leeds in the 1968 Challenge Cup "Watersplash" Final during the 1967–68 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 11 May 1968, in front of a crowd of 87,100.[1]

NRL Grand Final appearances[edit]

Ken Batty played right wing, i.e. number 2, in St. George Dragons' 10-16 defeat by South Sydney Rabbitohs in the NRL Grand Final Final during the 1971 NSWRFL season at Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday 18 September 1971.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hoole, Les (2004). Wakefield Trinity RLFC - FIFTY GREAT GAMES. Breedon Books. ISBN 1-85983-429-9
  2. ^ Alan Whiticker/Glen Hudson: Encyclopedia of Rugby League Players. 1995 (ISBN 1875169571)

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