Callum Black

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Callum Black
Full name Callum Black
Date of birth (1986-02-25) February 25, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth United States Washington D.C., United States
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 109 kg (17 st 2 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Prop
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006-2010
2011-present
Worcester Warriors
Ulster Ulster
49
53
(10) 2t
(0)
correct as of 1 February 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006 Ireland U-21s 0 (0)

Callum Black (born 25 February 1986) is an American-born Irish rugby union player for Ulster in the RaboDirect Pro12. He plays as a loosehead prop.

Black was born in Washington, D.C. in the United States, and raised in England where he attended Hartpury College. He joined the Worcester Warriors academy straight from College and joined the senior squad towards the end of the 2008-09 season. He enjoyed loan spells at both Otley and Plymouth during his time with the Worcester Warriors. He joined Ulster for the 2011/12 season.[1]

International[edit]

Black is Irish-qualified through his paternal grandfather, who was originally from Belfast. Black has represented Ireland at the Under 18, Under 19 and Under 21 levels. Black is also eligible to play for the United States, where he was born.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishtimes.com/sports/rugby/2011/0307/1224291555370.html
  2. ^ Rugby World Cup Argentina 2023, Callum Black - future USA prop?, April 11, 2012, http://rugbyworldcup-argentina2023.blogspot.com/2012/04/callum-black-future-usa-prop.html

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