Kyle Turner (rugby league)

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Kyle Turner
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Turner playing for the Rabbitohs in 2013.
Personal information
Born (1992-02-20) 20 February 1992 (age 23)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 103 kg (16 st 3 lb)
Playing information
Position Second-row, Lock, Centre
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2014– South Sydney 24 6 0 0 24
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2015 Indigenous All Stars 1 0 0 0 0
Source: RLP

Kyle Turner (born 20 February 1992) is an Indigenous Australian professional rugby league footballer for the South Sydney Rabbitohs of the National Rugby League. He has played his entire professional career to date with the Rabbitohs, with whom he won the 2014 NRL Premiership. He primarily plays second-row and lock, but can also fill in at centre.

Background[edit]

Born in Sydney, New South Wales, Turner played his junior football for Coonabarabran Unicorns before being signed by the South Sydney Rabbitohs. As a youngster, he played for the New South Wales Indigenous Under-16s team.

Playing career[edit]

In 2011 and 2012, Turner played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs' NYC team[1] before moving on to the Rabbitohs' New South Wales Cup team, North Sydney Bears in 2013.

On 1 March 2013, Turner re-signed with the Rabbitohs on a 2-year contract.[2]

In Round 3 of the 2014 NRL season, Turner made his NRL debut for the Rabbitohs against the Wests Tigers.[3]

On 5 October 2014, in the Rabbitohs 2014 NRL Grand Final match against the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, Turner played off the bench in the Rabbitohs 30-6 victory.[4][5]

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