New South Wales Australian National Football League

Season 1959

 

Results

 

Round 1 - 4th/5th April 1959

Newtown 13-31-109 Sydney Naval 10-15-75 Venue: Erskineville Oval

St. George 17-18-120 South Sydney 16-12-108 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Eastern Suburbs 12-16-88 Western Suburbs 13-8-86 Venue: Trumper Park

Bankstown Sports 13-10-88 Liverpool 9-13-67 Venue: Rosedale Oval

North Shore 12-17-89 Balmain 10-13-73 Venue: North Sydney Oval

 

Round 2 - 11th/12th April 1959

Balmain 19-21-135 South Sydney 9-14-68 Venue: Trumper Park

Newtown 16-15-111 North Shore 8-15-63 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Sydney Naval 17-11-113 St. George 10-23-83 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 15-13-103 Liverpool 5-11-41 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Western Suburbs 14-17-101 Bankstown Sports 8-12-60 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 3 - 18th/19th April 1959

Newtown 10-17-77 Bankstown Sports 5-5-35 Venue: Erskineville Oval

North Shore 25-9-159 South Sydney 18-16-124 Venue: Trumper Park

Sydney Naval 14-20-104 Western Suburbs 14-7-91 Venue: Picken Oval

Eastern Suburbs 18-14-122 Balmain 5-12-42 Venue: Trumper Park

St. George 11-19-85 Liverpool 8-11-59 Venue: Rosedale Oval

 

Round 4 - 25th/26th April 1959

Newtown 10-15-75 Balmain 10-8-68 Venue: Erskineville Oval

North Shore 10-11-71 Bankstown Sports 8-4-52 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 19-11-125 Sydney Naval 11-7-73 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 6-16-52 St. George 2-11-23 Venue: Picken Oval

Liverpool 8-10-58 South Sydney 5-15-45 Venue: Rosedale Oval

 

Round 5 - 2nd/3rd May 1959

Bankstown Sports 9-13-67 Balmain 9-7-61 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Sydney Naval 17-22-124 South Sydney 14-19-103 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 17-13-115 St. George 10-9-69 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 13-14-92 North Shore 5-8-38 Venue: Picken Oval

Newtown 9-6-60 Liverpool 5-12-42 Venue: Rosedale Oval

 

Round 6 - 9th/10th May 1959

South Sydney 17-14-116 Bankstown Sports 8-13-61 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Balmain 10-14-74 St. George 10-8-68 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Sydney Naval 25-9-159 Liverpool 12-14-86 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Newtown 13-10-88 Western Suburbs 10-15-75 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 12-16-88 North Shore 6-13-49 Venue: North Sydney Oval

 

Round 7 - 16th/17th May 1959

St. George 12-11-83 Newtown 7-13-55 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Sydney Naval 20-17-137 Bankstown Sports 8-13-61 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 11-23-89 South Sydney 9-8-62 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 13-18-96 Balmain 6-6-42 Venue: Picken Oval

North Shore 14-13-97 Liverpool 7-7-49 Venue: Rosedale Oval

 

Round 8 - 23rd/24th May 1959

Sydney Naval 13-29-107 Balmain 5-16-46 Venue: Trumper Park

St. George 15-13-103 North Shore 13-10-88 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Newtown 18-21-129 South Sydney 12-10-82 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Eastern Suburbs 23-22-160 Bankstown Sports 5-7-37 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 25-14-164 Liverpool 8-5-53 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 9 - 30th/31st May 1959

Eastern Suburbs 7-14-56 Newtown 6-13-49 Venue: Erskineville Oval

St. George 15-18-108 Bankstown Sports 10-11-71 Venue: Hurstville Oval

North Shore 20-8-128 Sydney Naval 14-13-97 Venue: Trumper Park

Balmain 7-11-53 Liverpool 4-5-29 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Western Suburbs 19-13-127 South Sydney 9-15-69 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 10 - 6th/7th June 1959

North Shore 16-10-106 Balmain 5-11-41 Venue: Trumper Park

South Sydney 7-17-59 St. George 8-10-58 Venue: Trumper Park

Bankstown Sports 12-12-84 Liverpool 6-11-47 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Newtown 13-15-93 Sydney Naval 11-13-79 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Western Suburbs 13-9-87 Eastern Suburbs 9-13-67 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 11 - 13th/14th/15th June 1959

Balmain 5-6-36 South Sydney 3-6-24 Venue: Erskineville Oval

North Shore 10-14-74 Newtown 7-15-57 Venue: North Sydney Oval

St. George 8-10-58 Sydney Naval 6-7-43 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 15-17-107 Bankstown Sports 5-10-40 Venue: Picken Oval

Eastern Suburbs 27-28-190 Liverpool 2-0-12 Venue: Erskineville Oval

 

Round 12 - 20th/21st June 1959

South Sydney 13-22-100 North Shore 7-8-50 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 11-12-78 Balmain 6-14-50 Venue: Trumper Park

Newtown 14-18-102 Bankstown Sports 6-12-48 Venue: Erskineville Oval

St. George 11-15-81 Liverpool 3-5-23 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Sydney Naval 13-20-98 Western Suburbs 9-9-63 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 13 - 27th June 1959

Western Suburbs 16-19-115 St. George 11-8-74 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Newtown 12-14-86 Balmain 10-5-65 Venue: Erskineville Oval

North Shore 12-15-87 Bankstown Sports 9-8-62 Venue: Trumper Park

Liverpool -- South Sydney -- Venue: Rosedale Oval

Eastern Suburbs -- Sydney Naval -- Venue: Trumper Park

 

Round 14 - 4th/5th July 1959

Eastern Suburbs 13-13-91 St. George 6-12-48 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Newtown 13-19-97 Liverpool 2-4-16 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Western Suburbs 15-18-108 North Shore 12-16-88 Venue: North Sydney Oval

Balmain 14-13-97 Bankstown Sports 6-11-47 Venue: Picken Oval

South Sydney 15-8-98 Sydney Naval 11-11-77 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Round 15 - 11th/12th July 1959

Balmain 8-13-61 St. George 3-15-33 Venue: Erskineville Oval

South Sydney 16-16-112 Bankstown Sports 5-9-39 Venue: Trumper Park

Newtown 9-10-64 Western Suburbs 8-13-61 Venue: Picken Oval

Sydney Naval 16-15-111 Liverpool 5-2-32 Venue: Rosedale Oval

Eastern Suburbs 16-14-110 North Shore 6-10-46 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Round 16 - 18th/19th July 1959

Newtown 10-9-69 St. George 7-9-51 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Sydney Naval 20-26-146 Bankstown Sports 10-12-72 Venue: Erskineville Oval

North Shore 6-20-56 Liverpool 8-6-54 Venue: Trumper Park

Eastern Suburbs 13-11-89 South Sydney 12-12-84 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 10-9-69 Balmain 7-9-51 Venue: Picken Oval

 

Round 18 - 25th/26th July 1959

Sydney Naval 4-10-34 North Shore 4-3-27 Venue: North Sydney Oval

St. George 11-18-84 Bankstown Sports 5-8-38 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Newtown 9-4-58 Eastern Suburbs 8-9-57 Venue: Trumper Park

Western Suburbs 15-8-98 South Sydney 4-5-29 Venue: Picken Oval

Balmain 12-22-94 Liverpool 8-4-52 Venue: Rosedale Oval

 

Round 17 - 1st & 8th August 1959

Western Suburbs 22-14-146 Liverpool 5-4-34 Venue: Rosedale Oval

St. George 14-12-96 North Shore 10-9-69 Venue: Hurstville Oval

Eastern Suburbs 14-15-99 Bankstown Sports 8-4-52 Venue: Trumper Park

South Sydney 13-11-89 Newtown 2-3-15 Venue: Erskineville Oval

Balmain 12-13-85 Sydney Naval 10-18-78 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Final ladder

 

1959

Club

Played

Won

Lost

Drawn

For

Against

%

Points

1

Eastern Suburbs

17

15

2

0

1727

945

182.8

60

2

Newtown

18

14

4

0

1394

1119

124.6

56

3

Western Suburbs

18

13

5

0

1738

1110

156.6

52

4

Sydney Naval

17

10

7

0

1655

1360

121.7

40

5

St. George

18

9

9

0

1325

1303

101.7

36

6

North Shore

18

9

9

0

1385

1451

95.5

36

7

Balmain

18

8

10

0

1174

1294

90.7

32

8

South Sydney

17

6

11

0

1372

1464

93.7

24

9

Bankstown Sports

18

3

15

0

1014

1779

57.0

12

10

Liverpool

17

1

16

0

754

1713

44.0

4

 

Total

176

88

88

0

13538

13538

 

352

 

Note: Deferred matches, Liverpool-South Sydney and Eastern Suburbs-Sydney Naval, from Round 13, in consequence of not having any bearing on the composition of the final four in each grade, not played.

 

 

Finals matches

 

First Semi-Final -- 15 August 1959

Western Suburbs 10-19-79 Sydney Naval 8-8-56 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Second Semi-Final -- 22 August 1959

Eastern Suburbs 14-13-97 Newtown 13-9-87 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Preliminary Final -- 29 August 1959

Newtown 11-9-75 Western Suburbs 8-13-61 Venue: Trumper Park

 

Grand Final -- 6 September 1959

Eastern Suburbs 14-11-95 Newtown 7-11-53 Venue: Trumper Park

 

 

1959 premiers: Eastern Suburbs

 

 

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