Martin Moore

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Martin Moore
Full name Martin Moore
Date of birth (1991-03-01) 1 March 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Height 1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 123 kilograms (19 st 5 lb)
School Castleknock College
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Tighthead prop
current team Leinster
Playing career
Position Tighthead prop
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
2010-2012 Leinster Academy
Lansdowne Football Club
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2012– Leinster 24 (5)
correct as of 14 February 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008
2009
2010-2011
2014-
2014-
Ireland Schools
Ireland U-19s
Ireland U-20s
Ireland Wolfhounds
Ireland
5
2
6
1
5


(5)
(0)
(0)
correct as of 15 March 2014.

Martin Moore (born 1 March 1991) is an Irish rugby union player for Leinster Rugby. His preferred position is tighthead prop. He made his senior debut in September 2012 against the Scarlets.[1]

Former NUIM Barnhall and Castleknock College player Martin Moore has earned glowing praise from his coaches at Leinster and is targeting his first starts in the coming campaign with the Blues having made several appearances off the bench. The prop, who featured at the opening match at the revamped Lansdowne Road in 2010, has represented Leinster and Ireland up through the age grades.

He made six outings with Ireland Under-20 and was a key part in the squad that competed in the 2011 Six Nations. Team-mates in that squad included Tiernan O'Halloran, Jordi Murphy and J. J. Hanrahan.

On 2 February 2014, Moore made his debut for Ireland in the 2014 Six Nations Championship win against Scotland.[2]

Leinster 'A' Caps: 5 (v Ulster x2, Connacht, Munster x2)
Leinster British & Irish Cup Caps: 6 (v Esher, Munster, Pontypridd, Jersey x2, Newcastle Falcons)
Leinster Development Cap: 1 (v Ireland Under-20)
Ireland Under-20 Caps: 6 (v Samoa, Scotland x2, Italy, Wales, England)
Leinster Under-20 Caps: 7 (v Ulster x2, Munster x2, Connacht x2, Leicester)
Ireland Under-19 Caps: 2 (v Australia, France)
Ireland Under-18 (Schools) Caps: 5 (v Wales x2, Scotland, Italy x2)
Leinster Under-18 (Schools) Caps: 7 (v Munster x2, Connacht x2, Ulster x2, Cardiff). Also played in all five games on 2007 tour to South Africa.

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