Otto Nothling

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Otto Nothling
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Full name Otto Ernst Nothling[1]
Date of birth (1900-08-01)1 August 1900[1]
Place of birth Witta, Queensland [1]
Date of death 26 September 1965(1965-09-26) (aged 65)[1]
Place of death Chelmer, Queensland[1]
University University of Sydney[2]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position fullback[1]
National team(s)
Years Club / team Apps (points)
1921–24[1] Wallabies 19[1] (36)[1]
Cricket information
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition Tests First-class
Matches 1 21
Runs scored 52 882
Batting average 26.00 24.50
100s/50s 0/0 1/6
Top score 44 121
Balls bowled 276 3810
Wickets 0 36
Bowling average - 41.05
5 wickets in innings 0 2
10 wickets in match 0 0
Best bowling - 5/39
Catches/stumpings 0/0 15/0
Source: [1]

Dr Otto Ernest Nothling (1 August 1900 – 26 September 1965) was a rugby union player who represented Australia, as well as an Australian cricketer who played in one Test in 1928. He is one of only two Australian rugby and cricket dual internationals, the other being Johnny Taylor.

Rugby union career[edit]

Nothling, a fullback, was born in Teutoburg, Queensland (later renamed Witta), and claimed a total of 19 international rugby caps for Australia.

Cricket career[edit]

Nothling was a right-arm fast-medium bowler who played in one Test match for Australia.

References[edit]

Online references[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Scrum.com player profile of Otto Nothling". Scrum.com. Retrieved 12 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "St Andrew's College Wallabies". Planet Rugby. Retrieved 22 July 2011.