1 June 1991 |
Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||177 cm (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||85 kg (13 st 5 lb)|
|Position||Halfback, Five-eighth, Hooker, Fullback|
Tyrone Roberts (born 1 June 1991) is an Indigenous Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Newcastle Knights of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays halfback and five-eighth, but can fill in at hooker and fullback.
Born in the Grafton, New South Wales, Roberts played his junior football for the Western Suburbs Rosellas while attending Hunter Sports High. After being spotted playing in the Newcastle Rugby League by Knights coach Rick Stone, he was signed by the Newcastle Knights. As a youngster, Roberts played for the New South Wales Under 15s team, Australian Indigenous Under 16s team and New South Wales Indigenous team.
In May 2012, Roberts re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.
On 19 February 2014, Roberts again re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.