Alasdair Strokosch

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Alasdair Strokosch
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Full name Alasdair Karl Strokosch
Date of birth (1983-02-21) 21 February 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Paisley, Scotland
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 110 kg (17 st 5 lb) [1]
School Claremont High School
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
2002–04 Boroughmuir
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2004–07
2007–12
2012–
Edinburgh
Gloucester Rugby
USA Perpignan
50
112
51
(20)
(10)
(10)
correct as of 12 June 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006– Scotland 40 (10)
correct as of 15 June 2014.

Alasdair Strokosch (born 21 February 1983, Paisley, Scotland) is a Scottish rugby union footballer, currently playing in the Top 14 for USA Perpignan. He previously played for Gloucester in the Aviva Premiership and Edinburgh in the Pro 12. He plays as a flanker.[2]

Strokosch started his professional career with Edinburgh Rugby. Before his first professional contract he played with Boroughmuir and East Kilbride rugby clubs.

Strokosch has represented Scotland in various competitions with the 'Sevens' and 'A' teams, his first full international cap for the Senior Scotland squad being on 25 November 2006 against Australia.

Strokosch is a member of the Scottish Institute of Sport. At the age of 12 became a black belt in karate, later representing Scotland at the European and world Under-21 karate championships.[3] His father is German and his mother Scottish.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USAP". Fr.usap.fr. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  2. ^ "Rugby - Fiche joueur Strokosch Alasdair - Statistiques en club". Itsrugby.fr. 21 February 1983. Retrieved 13 November 2012. 
  3. ^ a b Mike Averis (2008-03-07). "Six nations: Exile Strokosch helps stoke Scotland's forward fire | Sport". The Guardian. Retrieved 2013-03-16. 

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