Devin Toner

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Devin Séamus Toner
Devin Toner.JPG
Full name Devin Séamus Toner
Date of birth (1986-06-29) 29 June 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Moynalvey, County Meath, Ireland
Height 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) [1]
Weight 129 kg (20 st 4 lb; 284 lb)[2]
School Castleknock College
University University College Dublin
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Lock
Current team Leinster
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team    
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Apps (points)
2005– Leinster 193 (15)
Correct as of 7 March 2017
National team(s)
Years Club / team Apps (points)
Ireland U21
Ireland Wolfhounds

Correct as of 18 March 2017
Toner winning a lineout for Ireland against Romania during the 2015 Rugby World Cup

Devin Toner (born 29 June 1986) is a professional rugby player. Educated at Castleknock College, Dublin he plays in the second-row for Ireland and the Irish province Leinster. Measuring nearly 7 foot in height, he was the tallest player in the Heineken Cup and the 2015 Rugby World Cup. He wears a size 16 to 17 (UK) boot.[3]


The former Castleknock College player has established himself as a senior player with Leinster, chalking up more than a century of senior provincial caps.


Toner made his Ireland Wolfhounds debut in the Churchill Cup against Canada in June 2009, and helped his side win the tournament in Denver with a memorable win against the England Saxons. He has 6 Ireland Wolfhounds caps in total. In November 2010, he was selected by Ireland's head coach Declan Kidney to make his International debut for Ireland against Samoa on 13 November 2010 during the 2010 end of year rugby tests He then came off the bench against the All Blacks and Argentina.[4]


External links[edit]