Dănuț Dumbravă

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Dănuț Dumbravă
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Dumbrava during a Georgia vs Romania match at 2011 Rugby World Cup
Full name Dănuț Marin Dumbravă
Date of birth (1981-08-06) 6 August 1981 (age 36)
Place of birth Bucharest, Romania
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Weight 79.5 kg (12.52 st; 175 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fly-half, Fullback
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1999– Steaua ()
Correct as of 9 July 2015
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2004–11 București Wolves 25 (93)
Correct as of 9 July 2015
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2002– Romania 73 (389)
Correct as of 23 September 2015

Dănuț Marin "Dan" Dumbravă (born August 6, 1981 in Bucharest)[1] is a Romanian rugby union footballer. He plays as a fly-half and a fullback.

He plays for CSA Steaua Bucureşti in the Romanian Rugby Championship. He also plays for Bucureşti Wolves.

Dumbravă has 73 caps for Romania, with 3 tries, 73 conversions, 74 penalties and 2 drop goals scored, in an aggregate of 389 points. This makes him one of the current top scorers for his country. His first match was at 1 November 2002, in a 40-3 loss to Wales, in Wrexham, in a friendly game. Dumbravă played three games at the 2003 Rugby World Cup finals, but was only capped once at the 2007 Rugby World Cup finals. Nevertheless, he scored a conversion in his country's 14-10 win over Portugal. He was called for the 2011 Rugby World Cup, playing in three games and scoring 5 penalties, 15 points on aggregate. He was called once again for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, playing in a single game, as a substitute, without scoring.

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