Arthur McCabe

Athlete Biography

1887-1924

Arthur McCabe, from NSW, played in the halves in the Olympic match and scored two tries. He had a hand in the most spectacular try in the game, that was scored by Tom Richards. Like many of his team-mates, McCabe converted to rugby league after the gold medal winning tour.

Team: P Carmichael, C Russell, J Hickey, FB Smith, D Carroll, C McKivat, A McCabe, T Richards, M McArthur, R Craig, S Middleton, P McCue, C McMurtrie, T Griffin, J Barnett

Australia 32 (7 tries, 4 conversions, 1 penalty) d GBR (Cornwall) 3 (1 try)