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Bob Kelly (CAN)

Birthplace: Belfast, NIR
Raised: Toronto, ON, CAN
Team Honours: National League winner (1960)
Profile Text Last Updated 2018-07-02
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worked for the Ontario Hydro Commission... 
a National League winner (1960)... a six-time all-star selection over a seven-year period from 1956 to 1962... 
wrote Ed Waring in 1958, “probably the best centre half in Canada”... as noted in a 1958 all-star program, “first choice for Canada in the pivotal spot”... as noted in a 1961 program, “Kelly has earned the accolade as one of the best men at his position in Canada”... as noted in a 1960 all-star program, “a 90-minute trier (who) has always been a dominant figure”... wrote Jeff Cross in 1961, he was “the best centre halfback in the East”... 


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