Tyrone Roberts (rugby league)
|Full name||Tyrone Roberts|
|Nickname||Ty, T, TJ|
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 Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Newcastle Knights of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays halfback, five-eighth, 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. He was then signed by the Newcastle Knights after being spotted playing in the Newcastle Rugby League by Knights coach Rick Stone. He played for the Knights' NYC team from 2009 to 2011.
In May 2012, Roberts re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.
Roberts has played for the New South Wales U15's, Australian Indigenous U16's and New South Wales Indigenous teams.