Peter Nelson (rugby player)

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Peter Nelson
Personal information
Date of birth (1992-10-05) 5 October 1992 (age 21)
Place of birth Dungannon, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight (85 kg)
School(s) attended Royal School Dungannon
Club information
Position(s) Fullback
Current club Ulster
Youth clubs
Years Club
Dungannon RFC
Senior clubs*
Years Club Apps (points)
2011-present Ulster 11 (5)
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.

Peter Nelson (born 5 October 1992) from Dungannon is a rugby union footballer. He plays at the position of Fullback for Ulster.[1][2]


A versatile back, who can play at out-half, full-back centre or wing, Nelson has represented Ireland at both Under 18 and Under 20 level He made his debut for Ulster against Leinster in December 2011.[1] He scored his first try for Ulster against Benetton Treviso in November 2012,[3]


  1. ^ a b "Peter Nelson". Ulster Rugby. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Peter Nelson". RaboDirect PRO12. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Pro12: Treviso 15-16 Ulster". 23 November 2012. Retrieved 31 January 2014.