Rob Hawkins

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Rob Hawkins
Rob Hawkins.jpg
Full name Robert Hawkins
Date of birth (1983-04-14) April 14, 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Taunton, Somerset
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 98 kg (15 st 6 lb) [1]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Hooker
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2003–2010
2010–2014
2014-
Bath Rugby
Leicester Tigers
Newcastle Falcons
58
61
(15)
(10)

Rob Hawkins (born 14 April 1983 in Taunton, Somerset, England) is a rugby union player for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.

Hawkins' position of choice is as a hooker. Hawkins represented England at Under 21 level.[2]

Club career[edit]

Hawkins made his Bath Rugby debut in a European Challenge Cup match against L'Aquila Rugby.[3] He made his League debut against Sale Sharks.[4]

Hawkins joined Leicester Tigers for the 2010/2011 season.[5]

In 2012 Calum Clark of Northampton Saints was suspended for 32 weeks after being found guilty of deliberately breaking the arm of Hawkins in the 2012 LV cup final.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Gloucester Rugby". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 3 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Hawkins To Start For England U21s". Bath Rugby Official site. 2003-06-17. Retrieved 2009-12-18. 
  3. ^ "L'Aquila 11–75 Bath Rugby". ERC. 2003-12-06. Retrieved 2009-12-18. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Bath Rugby 16 v 12 Sale Sharks". Bath Rugby Official site. 2004-04-03. Retrieved 2009-12-18. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Bath confirm exit of 11 players". BBC News. 2010-05-11. 
  6. ^ Clark suspended

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