Peter Kelly (rugby league)

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Peter Kelly
Peter Kelly.jpg
Personal information
Born (1959-09-07) 7 September 1959 (age 57)
Playing information
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Weight 96 kg (15 st 2 lb)[1]
Position Prop
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1982–83 Newtown Jets 33 5 0 0 17
1984–87 Canterbury-Bankstown 69 2 0 0 8
1988–90 Penrith Panthers 40 1 0 0 4
Total 142 8 0 0 29
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1988–89 Country NSW 2 0 0 0 0
1989 New South Wales 2 0 0 0 0

Peter Kelly (born 7 September 1959[1]) is an Australian former professional rugby league player of the 1980s. A New South Wales State of Origin representative front-row forward, he played in the New South Wales Rugby League premiership for Canterbury-Bankstown, with whom he won the 1984 and '85 premierships. He also played for the Newtown Jets and Penrith Panthers.

Playing career[edit]

Kelly was selected to represent New South Wales in the front-row for games II and III of the 1989 State of Origin series.

Kelly appeared in three Grand Finals for Canterbury, the two Premiership-winning teams of 1984 and 1985, and the 1986 runners-up.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Gary Lester (editor) (1983). The Sun Book of Rugby League - 1983. Sydney, New South Wales: John Fairfax Marketing. p. 56. ISBN 0-909558-83-3. 

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