Darren Allinson

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Darren Allinson
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Full name Darren Allinson
Date of birth (1987-11-13) 13 November 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Carmarthen, Wales
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 82 kg (12 st 13 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Scrum-half
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2007-2010
2010-
Cardiff Blues
London Irish
36
85
(0)
(19)

Darren Allinson (born 13 November 1987), a Welsh professional rugby union player. Allinson is currently signed to London Irish in the Aviva Premiership and plays at scrum half. He attended Ysgol Gyfun Maes yr Yrfa and the famous Ysgol Cwm Gwendraeth.

Cardiff Blues[edit]

Allinson joined Cardiff Blues in 2007 at the age of 18 from the Llanelli Scarlets Academy. He made 36 first team appearances at the Arms Park along with a winners medal when the Blues beat Toulon in the Amlin Cup (2010).

London Irish[edit]

Allinson joined London Irish in 2010 and made an immediate impact with over 20 first team appearances in his first season. He has since made 85 first XV appearances to date with a Man of the Match performance against Cardiff Blues in the Heineken Cup (2012).

International[edit]

Representative Honours;

Wales U16, U18, U19, U20

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Gloucester Rugby". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 4 September 2011.