Take a step back to see what victories the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles enjoyed 'On This Day', April 3.
Rd 1, 1960
Half-back Peter Bourke was the only tryscorer in Manly’s 9-8 win over the Eastern Suburbs Roosters.
The Sunday afternoon match at the Sydney Sports Ground attracted a crowd of over 11,000. Ron Willey kicked three goals in the win.
Bourke toured with the 1959-60 Kangaroos after playing in grand final losses to St George in 1957 and 1959.
Rd 3, 1977
Three players scored two tries each in the 31-7 win over the Penrith Panthers at Penrith Park.
Centre Russel Gartner, half-back John Gibbs, and winger Rod Jackson (below) crossed for doubles in a game that saw the Sea Eagles lead 8-2 at half-time. It was the third straight win for the Sea Eagles.
Rd 6, 1983
A dominant first half performance saw the Sea Eagles thump Balmain Tigers 34-18 at Brookvale.
The Brookvale faithful were on their feet as the Manly players left the field at half-time with a commanding 28-0 lead.
Half-back Phil Blake and winger John Ribot scored two tries each. Centre Phil Sigsworth and five-eighth and captain Alan Thompson also crossed for tries.
Balmain captain Wayne Pearce scored a double for the Tigers.
Rd 4, 1994
Manly full-back Matthew Ridge scored eight points in the Sea Eagles’ gritty 13-10 win over the Newcastle Knights at Marathon Stadium.
Ridge kicked four from four with his counterpart, Andrew Johns, kicking two from two after both teams scored a try each. Steve Menzies crossed for Manly.
Johns also kicked two field goals with Manly’s field goal coming from Cliff Lyons.
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