Dănuț Dumbravă

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dănuţ Dumbravă
Danut Dumbrava 2011.jpg
Georgia vs Romania at 2011 Rugby World Cup
Full name Mafin Dănuţ Dumbravă
Date of birth (1981-08-06) 6 August 1981 (age 33)
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
Playing career
Position Fullback, Fly half
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
CSA Steaua Bucureşti
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2002- Romania 50 (302)

Dănuţ Dumbravă, commonly used variant of 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 currently plays for CSA Steaua Bucureşti.

His first match for Romania 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.

Dumbravă counts 50 caps for Romania, with 3 tries, 61 conversions, 54 penalties and 1 drop goal scored, in an aggregate of 302 points. This makes him one of the current top scorers for his country.