16 July 1982 |
Hull, Yorkshire, England
|Height||183 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||84 kg (13 st 3 lb) |
|Position||Fullback, Wing, Stand-off/Five-eighth, Scrum-half/Halfback|
|As of 27 October 2008|
|Source: Rugby League Project|
Richard Horne (born 16 July 1982 in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire) is a professional rugby league footballer for Hull F.C. of Super League. A Great Britain and Scotland international His preferred position is Stand-off/Five-eighth. He is the older brother of Graeme Horne.
He set a Super League record of tries scored in succession by scoring tries in 13 consecutive games during 2006's Super League XI. Hull reached the 2006 Super League Grand final to be contested against St Helens RLFC and Horne played at scrum half back in his side's 4-26 loss.
On 27 October 2008, it was announced that Horne had signed a new three-year deal with Hull.
On 17 January 2010, Horne played his testimonial match against neighbours, Hull Kingston Rovers, and Hull won, 28-16 in front of a crowd of over 16,000 supporters, and former Hull player Steve Prescott paid tribute to Horne.
(For 2014 Super League season highlights, stats and results click on 2014 Super League season results)
- Richard's Official Testimonial Website
- 2001 Ashes profile
- Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org
- Great Britain Statistics at englandrl.co.uk