Charlie Matthews

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Charlie Matthews
Charlie Matthews 2014 (cropped).jpg
Matthews playing for Harlequins in 2014
Birth nameCharles Walter C. Matthews[1]
Date of birth (1991-07-23) 23 July 1991 (age 29)
Place of birthKingston-upon-Thames, England
Height2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)[2]
Weight120 kg (18 st 13 lb; 265 lb)[2]
SchoolHurstpierpoint College
UniversityLoughborough University
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2009–2018
2018–2020
2021–
Harlequins
Wasps
Kamaishi Seawaves
164
28
1
(40)
(0)
(0)
Correct as of 22 February 2021
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)

2010–2011
2014
England U18
England U20
England Saxons

20
2

(10)
(0)

Charles Walter C. Matthews (born 26 July 1991) is an English rugby union player for Top Challenge League side Kamaishi Seawaves. He plays as a lock.

Matthews attended Hurstpierpoint College in West Sussex, where he was Head Boy in his final year.[3]

Matthews was selected for the England squad to face the Barbarians in the summer of 2014.[4] The second-row previously also represented England at U20 level at the 2011 IRB Junior World Cup in Italy.

Charlie's great grandmother was the sculptor and artist Alice Bertha Moreton.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Charlie Matthews". ESPN Scrum. Retrieved 5 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "Charlie Matthews". Harlequin F.C. Retrieved 5 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Charlie Matthews selected for England". Hurstpierpoint College. Archived from the original on 31 December 2013. Retrieved 5 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Mike Brown: Harlequins full-back one of 21 added by England". BBC Sport. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 1 March 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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