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George E. Saddington (birth registered second ¼ 1905[3] – death unknown) was an English professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1930s. He played at representative level for England and Rugby League XIII, and at club level for Hull Kingston Rovers and York, as a second-row, i.e. number 11 or 12, during the era of contested scrums.[1]

George Saddington
Personal information
Full nameGeorge E. Saddington
Bornsecond ¼ 1905
Sculcoates district, Hull, England
Diedunknown
Playing information
PositionSecond-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1934–34 Hull Kingston Rovers 171 34 12 0 126
1934–≥34 York
Total 171 34 12 0 126
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1934 Rugby League XIII 1 0 0 0 0
1934 England 2 0 0 0 0
Source: [1][2]

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BackgroundEdit

George Saddington's birth was registered in Sculcoates district, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.

International honoursEdit

George Saddington represented Rugby League XIII in 1934 against France, and won caps for England while at Hull Kingston Rovers in 1934 against Australia, and while at York in 1934 against France.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.

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