James Hanson (rugby union)

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James Hanson
Full name James Hanson
Date of birth (1988-09-15) 15 September 1988 (age 25)[1]
Place of birth Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 102 kg (16 st 1 lb)
School Gregory Terrace
University University of Queensland
Occupation(s) Professional Rugby Union Player
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Hooker
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Melbourne Rebels (ARC)
North Harbour
6 (10)
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2010– Queensland Reds 53 (30)
Current local club University
correct as of 7 March 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Australia U-19
Australia Schoolboys
1 (0)
correct as of 21 October 2012.

James Hanson (born 15 September 1988) is a rugby union player for the Queensland Reds Super Rugby franchise, playing as a hooker.[2]

He made his debut against the Crusaders in February 2010.

He has represented Australia in Australian Schoolboys 2005, and Australia Under - 19 in 2006 and 2007.

James made his Wallabies debut at Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Queensland on the 20th of October 2012. The end result a 18-18 draw with the All-Blacks in the final Bledisloe Cup match.


  1. ^ ESPN scrum (2010). "James Hanson player profile at Scrum.com". Retrieved 2010-06-25. 
  2. ^ QRU (2010). "James Hanson player profile at redsrugby.com.au". Retrieved 2010-06-25. 

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