6 February 1989 |
Charleville, Queensland, Australia
|Height||173 cm (5 ft 8 in)|
|Weight||81 kg (12 st 11 lb)|
|Position||Fullback, Five-eighth, Halfback|
|2011||Gold Coast Titans||7||1||0||0||4|
Luke Capewell (born 6 February 1989) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer who plays for the Penrith Panthers. His preferred playing positions are in the halves or the three-quarters. He is a former Australian Schoolboys and Queensland under 17's representative.
Luke was born and raised in Charleville, a small town in Western Queensland and played football there until the age of 17. In under 12's his schoolboys team won the queensland foundation cup against Murgon at ANZ Stadium in Sydney.
He made his National Rugby League debut on 1 June 2008 for the South Sydney Rabbitohs playing against the St. George Illawarra Dragons. He played at full back and scored a try late in the second half.
Capewell signed with the Penrith Panthers in the mid-season of 2013, however, played the season under the Panthers' feeder team, the Windsor Wolves. Capewell is currently contracted until the end of 2014.
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- Queensland Residents team named nrl.com, 25 June 2012