Les Davidson

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Les Davidson
Personal information
Nickname Davo, Bundy
Born (1963-04-03) 3 April 1963 (age 51)
Playing information
Height 188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 94 kg (14 st 11 lb)
Position Prop, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1984–1990 South Sydney 113 5 0 0 20
1988–1989 Warrington 22 4 0 0 16
1989–1990 Wigan 11 2 0 0 8
1991–1998 Cronulla-Sutherland 133 13 0 0 52
Total 279 24 0 0 96
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1986–1987 Australia 4 0 0 0 0
1987–1988 New South Wales 5 1 0 0 4
Source: Rugby League Project and Yesterday's Hero

Les Davidson is an Australian former rugby league footballer of the 1980s and 90s. He played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs and Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks and represented at both the State and national levels. His position of choice on the field was in the second row or as prop forward.

Davidson made his first grade debut for the South Sydney Rabbitohs in 1985. At the end of the 1986 NSWRL season, he became the first South Sydney player in over a decade to be selected for Australia when he went on the 1986 Kangaroo tour of Great Britain and France. He played five State of Origin matches for New South Wales and was named Man of the Match in Game 1, 1987. Davidson was a member of the New South Wales Origin squad which played Queensland at Veterans Stadium, Long Beach, California on 6 August 1987. Davidson also represented Australia in a number of Test Matches. In the Australian off-season of 1988 and 1989, Davidson had two stints in England playing for the Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors.[1] 1 After very nearly joining the Brisbane Broncos, Davidson signed with Cronulla-Sutherland. He made 133 appearances in first grade for the Sharks, adding hardened representative experience to the Cronulla pack during the 1990s.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wigan RL History - 1989-90 Season". Retrieved 2007-07-08. 

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