Paul King (rugby league)

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Paul King
Paul King.jpg
Personal information
Born (1979-06-28) 28 June 1979 (age 35)
Kingston upon Hull, England
Playing information
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 113 kg (17 st 11 lb)[1]
Position Prop, Hooker, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1998–09 Hull 226 22 0 1 89
2010–11 Wakefield Wildcats 31 0 0 1 1
2012– York City Knights
Total 257 22 0 2 90
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001 England +1 0 0 0 0
2001 Great Britain 1 0 0 0 0
Yorkshire

Paul King (born (1979-06-28) 28 June 1979 (age 35) in Hull) is an English rugby league footballer, playing at representative level for Great Britain, and England, and at club level for Hull, and Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, and York City Knights in the Co-operative Championship, as a Prop, Hooker, or Second-row. He attended secondary school at Sydney Smith School in Hull.

King won a cap for England while at Hull in 2001 against Wales (sub),[2] and won a cap for Great Britain while at Hull in 2001 against France.[3]

King played for Hull in the 2005 Challenge Cup final from the interchange bench in their victory against the Leeds Rhinos.[4] Hull reached the 2006 Super League Grand final to be contested against St Helens RLFC and King played from the interchange bench in his side's 4-26 loss.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official site of the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats". web page. Wakefield wildcats. 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Great Britain Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Hull stun Leeds in Challenge Cup". BBC News. 27 August 2005. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "St Helens 26-4 Hull FC". BBC News. 14 October 2006. Retrieved 18 August 2013.