James Hilgendorf

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James Hilgendorf
Date of birth (1982-03-29) 29 March 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth Sydney, Australia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 89 kg (196 lb)
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Fly Half
Playing career
Position Fly Half
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2002–04
2005–06
2007

2009
Eastwood
Viadana
Perth Spirit
Kintetsu Liners
Kobelco Steelers


4


(0)
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2004–05 Taranaki 14 (35)
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2003
2006–08
2011–13
Waratahs
Western Force
Rebels
0
15
17
(0)
(10)
(10)
correct as of 7 June 2013.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2000 Australia Schoolboys

James Hilgendorf, (born on 29 March 1982 in Sydney, Australia) is a rugby union professional who plays for the Melbourne Rebels in the Super Rugby competition.[1] His usual position is fly-half, but he can also play in the centres or at fullback.[2]

Early career[edit]

Hilgendorf is a product of the Eastwood club in Sydney.[2] He was an Australian Schoolboy representative in 2000, along with fellow Rebel Mark Gerrard. He made his Waratahs' debut in 2003.[3]

He transferred to Western Force for the 2006 to 2008 Super Rugby seasons, then moved to Japan to play for the Kintetsu Liners,[2][4] and later the Kobe Steel Kobelco Steelers.[2] In May 2010 Hilgendorf signed to join the Melbourne Rebels for the 2011 Super Rugby season.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Force calls in Hilgendorf
  2. ^ a b c d e Harris, Bret (13 May 2010). "James Hilgendorf joins Melbourne Rebels". Australian. News Limited. Retrieved 2010-05-14. 
  3. ^ "Western Force reversing overseas player drain". rugby.com.au. 26 April 2005. Retrieved 2011-01-28. 
  4. ^ Long, David (8 February 2009). "How the Super 14 sides shape up for 2009". Sunday News. Retrieved 6 October 2011. 

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