Chris Houston (rugby league)
|Houston playing for the Knights in 2009.|
|Full name||Christopher Lee Houston|
15 February 1985 |
Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||191 cm (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||102 kg (16 st 1 lb)|
|Position||Second-row, Lock, Prop|
|2007||St. George Illawarra||16||0||0||0||0|
|As of 6 December 2013|
Chris Houston (born 15 February 1985) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Newcastle Knights of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays second-row, lock and prop, but has filled in at five-eighth, centre and hooker in the past.
Born in Narooma, New South Wales, Houston played his junior football for the Narooma Devils before being signed by the St. George Illawarra Dragons. Houston played for the Dragons' Premier League reserve-grade team in 2006.
In 2007, Houston signed a contract with the Newcastle Knights starting in 2008.
On 17 December 2010, Houston was cleared of all charges
On 31 July 2012, Houston re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.
On 31 October 2014, Houston re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.
- Proudman, Dan (1 March 2010). "Knights' Chris Houston to face drug supply charges". smh.com.au. Retrieved 1 March 2010.
- Brett Keeble (14 May 2013). "Bennett wields the axe as star duo dropped". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 15 May 2013.