Heath L'Estrange

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Heath L'Estrange
Personal information
Nickname Stranger, Beefy Heathy
Born (1985-05-21) 21 May 1985 (age 29)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 176 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 88 kg (13 st 12 lb) [1]
Playing information
Position Hooker
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2004–07 Sydney Roosters 29 1 0 0 4
2008–09 Manly-Warringah 43 2 0 0 8
2010–13 Bradford Bulls 99 8 0 0 32
2014 Sydney Roosters 5 0 0 0 0
2015– St. George Illawarra 0 0 0 0 0
Total 176 11 0 0 44
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2012–13 Exiles 2 0 0 0 0
As of 17 November 2013
Source: [1]

Heath L'Estrange (born 21 May 1985 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the St George Illawarra Dragons. In his rugby league career, he won the 2008 National Rugby League grand final with Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles and played for the Bradford Bulls and Sydney Roosters. He primarily plays at hooker.

Playing Career[edit]

Schoolboys[edit]

While attending Terra Sancta College, L'Estrange played for the Australian Schoolboys team in 2002 and 2003.[2]

Sydney Roosters: 2004[edit]

L'Estrange signed for the club in late 2003. He made his first grade debut on 9 April 2004 against the Brisbane Broncos during round 5 at Aussie Stadium where he scored 2 tries.

Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles: 2008-09[edit]

He played in the 2008 NRL Grand Final victory over the inform Melbourne Storm.[3]

Bradford Bulls: 2010-13[edit]

He signed a two year contract with Super League club Bradford Bulls for 2010, he is seen as a replacement for Terry Newton. L'Estrange re-signed with Bradford for 3 years Deal mid-way through the 2011 season. After the 2013 season he was released from his contract on compassionate grounds where he would later sign a 1-year contract with the Sydney Roosters.[4]

Season Appearance Tries Goals F/G Points
2010 Bradford Bulls 30 4 0 0 16
2011 Bradford Bulls 16 3 0 0 12
2012 Bradford Bulls 27 1 0 0 4
2013 Bradford Bulls 26 0 0 0 0
Total 99 8 0 0 32

Sydney Roosters: 2014[edit]

Sydney Roosters signed L'Estrange after he was released by Bradford.[5]

St George Illawarra Dragons: 2015[edit]

On 29 October 2014, L'Estrange signed a 1 year deal with the St George Illawarra Dragons for the 2015 season.[6][7]

Representative[edit]

He was named in the France squad for the Rugby League World Cup 2008.[8] L'Estrange also played 2 games for the Exiles.

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