Angus Cottrell

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Angus Cottrell
Full name Angus Cottrell
Date of birth (1989-11-20) 20 November 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 105 kg (16 st 7 lb)
School Brisbane Boys' College
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008–11 West Brisbane Bulldogs
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2012– Force 28 (10)
Current local club Associates (WA)
correct as of 3 June 2014.

Angus Cottrell (born 20 November 1989) is an Australian rugby union footballer. His playing position is flanker. He currently represents the Western Force in Super Rugby.

Early life[edit]

Cottrell was born in Brisbane, Australia and attended Brisbane Boys' College. His father, Nev Cottrell Jr, played representative rugby for Queensland in the late 1970s. His grandfather, Nev "Notchy" Cottrell, captained the Wallabies playing at hooker for two Tests against the British and Irish Lions in 1950.[1]

Career[edit]

In 2011, while playing for West Brisbane Bulldogs in Queensland Premier Rugby, Cottrell was recruited by Super Rugby franchise the Western Force. He made his debut in Week 1 of the 2012 Super Rugby season against the Brumbies in Canberra.[1]

Super Rugby Statistics[edit]

As of 26 December 2014
Season Team Games Starts Sub Mins Tries Cons Pens Drops Points Yel Red
2012 Force 6 4 2 338 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 Force 9 8 1 621 1 0 0 0 5 0 0
2014 Force 13 12 1 827 1 0 0 0 5 1 0
Total 28 24 4 1786 2 0 0 0 10 1 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Tucker, Jim (28 February 2012). "Queenslander Angus Cottrell looks certain to be in Western Force line-up for their Super Rugby clash against the Reds". Herald Sun. News. Archived from the original on 23 March 2013. 

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