Jeremy Davidson (rugby union)

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Jeremy Davidson
Full name Jeremy Davidson
Date of birth (1974-04-28) 28 April 1974 (age 40)
Place of birth Belfast, Northern Ireland
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 112 kilograms (17 st 9 lb)
School Methodist College Belfast
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Head coach
current team Stade Aurillac
Playing career
Position Lock
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Dungannon
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)

1997-1998
1998-2001
2001-2003
Ulster
London Irish
Castres
Ulster
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1995-2001
1997,2001
Ireland
British and Irish Lions
32
3
(0)
(0)

Jeremy Davidson (born 28 April 1974)[1] is a rugby union lock who played club rugby for Dungannon, Ulster, London Irish and Castres Olympique. At international level he represented Ireland with 32 caps and also represented the British and Irish Lions. He attended Methodist College Belfast.

His playing career ended after he aggravated an old knee injury whilst fishing and, following a spell as director of rugby at Dungannon RFC, he moved on to coach Castres.

In June 2009 he became part of the coaching team at Ulster.

Notable achievements of his include being voted players' player of the tour on 1997 Lions tour, captaining Ulster and London Irish.

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