Dave Hall (rugby league)

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Not to be confused with the rugby league footballer of the 1980s, and 1990s for New South Wales, North Sydney Bears, and South Sydney Rabbitohs, David Hall
David Hall
Personal information
Full name David Hall
Nickname Dave
Playing information
Position Loose forward
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1970–85 Hull Kingston Rovers 279+49 73 164 2 549
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1984 Great Britain 2 0 0 0 0
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org englandrl.co.uk

David "Dave" Hall is a professional rugby league footballer of the 1970s, and 1980s playing at representative level for Great Britain, and at club level for Hull Kingston Rovers, as a Loose forward/Lock, i.e. number 13, during the era of contested scrums.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Dave Hall won caps for Great Britain while at Hull Kingston Rovers in 1984 against France (2 matches).[1]

Challenge Cup Final appearances[edit]

Dave Hall played Fullback in Hull Kingston Rovers' 10-5 victory over Hull F.C. in the 1980 Challenge Cup Final during the 1979–80 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 3 May 1980, in front of a crowd of 95,000, and played Fullback in the 9-18 defeat by Widnes in the 1981 Challenge Cup Final during the 1980–81 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 2 May 1981, in front of a crowd of 92,496.

County Cup Final appearances[edit]

Dave Hall played Stand-off/Five-eighth in Hull Kingston Rovers' 7-8 defeat by Leeds in the 1980 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1979–80 season at Fartown Ground, Huddersfield on Saturday 8 November 1980, and played Loose forward/Lock (replaced by Interchange/Substitute Steve Hartley) in the 12-29 defeat by Hull F.C. in the 1984 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1984–85 season at Boothferry Park, Kingston upon Hull on Saturday 27 October 1984.

BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final appearances[edit]

Dave Hall played Fullback, and scored 4-conversions in Hull Kingston Rovers' 26-11 victory over St. Helens in the 1977 BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final during the 1977-78 season at Craven Park, Hull on Tuesday 13 December 1977, and played Stand-off/Five-eighth in the 3-13 defeat by Hull F.C. in the 1979 BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final during the 1979–80 season at The Boulevard, Hull on Tuesday 18 December 1979. The record for the most conversions in a BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Final is 4-conversions, and is jointly held by; Ron Willett, Kel Coslett, and Dave Hall.

John Player Trophy Final appearances[edit]

Dave Hall played Loose forward/Lock in Hull Kingston Rovers' 4-12 defeat by Hull F.C. in the 1981–82 John Player Trophy Final during the 1981–82 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 23 January 1982.

Testimonial match[edit]

Dave Hall's Testimonial match at Hull Kingston Rovers took place in 1981.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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