Rex Cunningham, rugby league player, Died at 91


Rex Cunningham died on November 30, 2015.

He was a New Zealand rugby league player who represented his country.

A halfback, Cunningham played for City and represented Auckland.

Rex was first selected for New Zealand to play against the touring Great Britain side in 1946, becoming Kiwi number 291.

He then toured Great Britain with New Zealand in 1947-48.

During the tour, Rex scored a test try in a 7-25 loss to France at Bordeaux.

Rex played 21 games for New Zealand, including four tests, between 1946 and 1948.

Rex Cunningham passed away in 2015, aged 91.