Gary Johnson (rugby union)

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Gary Johnson
Full name Gary Johnson
Date of birth (1984-04-24) April 24, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Farnborough, London
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 108 kg (17 st 0 lb) [1]
School Hayes School
University St. Mary's University College
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Youth clubs
Beccehamians RFC
Blackheath F.C.
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2003–2011
2011-
London Irish
London Welsh
26 (0)

Gary Johnson (born 24 April 1984 in Farnborough, London, England) is a Rugby Union player for Cornish Pirates RFC in the Aviva Championship, playing primarily as a Lock. He previously played for London Irish for 10 seasons.

Johnson made his London Irish debut against London Wasps, in the 2006–07 EDF Energy Cup.[2]

Johnson played in the final of the 2008–09 Guinness Premiership at Twickenham, as London Irish were defeated by the Leicester Tigers.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - London Irish". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 8 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Wasps 23–13 London Irish". BBC. 2006-10-08. Retrieved 2009-12-28. 
  3. ^ "Leicester 10–9 London Irish". BBC. 2009-05-16. Retrieved 2009-12-28. 

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