Wayne Bennett On The 1971 Kangaroo Tour Of New Zealand.

In todays Zoom press conference Wayne Bennett revealed that the Kangaroos suffered a heavy defeat to the Kiwis on their 1971 Kangaroo tour of New Zealand in which he was a member of the squad.

Wayne Bennett

Wayne Bennett & Brian Fitzsimmons were the only 2 players in the squad that didn’t play in the NSWRL competition.

The Kangaroos only win was the first game of the 3 match tour, losing the remaining 2 including the test match 24-3.

Wayne Bennett played in 2 tour games & scored 1 try but missed selection in the test match.

The 1971 Kangaroos