Paul Vaughan (rugby league)

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Paul Vaughan
Paul Vaughan cropped.jpg
Vaughan playing for the Raiders in 2011.
Personal information
Nickname Vaughany,[1] Italian Stallion [2]
Born (1991-04-23) 23 April 1991 (age 23)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Height 189 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 108 kg (17 st 0 lb)
Playing information
Position Prop, Lock, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013– Canberra Raiders 34 6 0 0 24
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013 Italy 3 0 0 0 0
2014 Country Origin 1 0 0 0 0
Source: RLP

Paul Vaughan (born 23 April 1991) is an Italian-Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Canberra Raiders of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays prop, lock and second-row.

Playing career[edit]

Born in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Vaughan played his junior football for the Gungahlin Bulls before being signed by the Canberra Raiders. He played for the Raiders' NYC team in 2010 and 2011.[3]

At the end of 2012, Vaughan won the Mounties' Player's Player award. He was also named on the bench in the 2012 NSW Cup Team of the Year.

On 18 April 2013, Vaughan re-signed with the Raiders on a 2-year contract.[4]

In Round 7 of the 2013 NRL season, Vaughan made his NRL debut for the Raiders against the North Queensland Cowboys.[5]

Representative career[edit]

Of Italian heritage, Vaughan was named in the Italy squad for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul Vaughan. Raiders.com.au. Retrieved on 2013-09-27.
  2. ^ a b McGuinness, Simon (2013-09-24) Campese, Vaughan and Tomarchio named in Italian World Cup Squad – Canberra Raiders. Raiders.com.au. Retrieved on 2013-09-27.
  3. ^ Paul Vaughan player results, scores, news and statistics. Rleague.com. Retrieved on 2013-09-27.
  4. ^ Raiders Re-Sign McIlwrick and Vaughan – Canberra Raiders. Raiders.com.au (2013-04-18). Retrieved on 2013-09-27.
  5. ^ LATE MAIL: Raiders v Cowboys – NRL – Canberra Raiders. Raiders.com.au (2013-04-27). Retrieved on 2013-09-27.

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