Alastair Kellock

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Alastair Kellock
Full name Alastair Kellock
Date of birth (1981-06-14) 14 June 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Bishopbriggs, East Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Height 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
Weight 118 kg (18 st 8 lb)
School Bishopbriggs High School
Notable relative(s) Stuart Kellock(father)
Jane Kellock(mother)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2002–06
2006–
Edinburgh
Glasgow
56
131
(15)
(20)
correct as of 5 November 2013.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2004– Scotland 56 (5)
correct as of 13 November 2013.

Alastair Kellock (born 14 June 1981 in Bishopbriggs, East Dunbartonshire, Scotland) is a rugby union player for Glasgow Warriors in the RaboDirect Pro12.

Kellock's position of choice is as a Lock.

He made his Scotland debut against Australia on 6 November 2004.

He captained Scotland to a historic win against Australia in November 2009.

On 25 January 2011, it was announced that Kellock would captain Scotland in the 2011 Six Nations Championship.[1] Al scored his first international try against France in Scotland's opening match of the 2011 RBS Six Nations.[2] Kellock also captained his country at the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.

He was named as part of the November 2014 Barbarian F.C. squad, captaining them in their match against Australia.[3]

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of Stuart and Jane Kellock. His wife is Ashley and as of 2011 they have a two-year-old daughter Kate.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BBC Sport - Rugby Union - Alastair Kellock named Scotland captain for Six Nations". BBC News. 25 January 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Campbell, Andy (5 February 2011). "BBC Sport - Rugby Union - France 34-21 Scotland". BBC News. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 
  3. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/rugby-union/29865610
  4. ^ "Alastair Kellock: A long journey from childhood dreams to this very special day - Sport - Scotsman.com". Sport.scotsman.com. 11 February 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 

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