Gareth Morton

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Gareth Morton
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Personal information
Full name Gareth Morton
Born (1982-10-21) 21 October 1982 (age 34)
Scotland
Height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight 16 st 12 lb (107 kg)
Playing information
Rugby league
Position Centre / Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001–2002 Leeds Rhinos 2 0 0 0 0
2006–2007 Hull Kingston Rovers 18 115 0 310
2007–2008 Oldham Roughyeds
2008 Doncaster
2008 Widnes Vikings
2009 WA Reds
Total 2 18 115 0 310
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001–2008 Scotland 4 0 5 0 10
Rugby union
Position Full-back / Centre
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2002–2005 Border Reivers 27 6 13 0 62
2007–2008 Venezia Mestre 11 2 0 0 10
Total 38 8 13 0 72
Source: [1]

Gareth Morton (born in Perth, Scotland) is a Scottish rugby league player. He last played for the WA Reds in the 2009 Bundaberg Red Cup rugby league competition in Australia.[2] He has previously played for Leeds Rhinos and Scotland.

Morton switched codes to play rugby union for Scottish Borders Rugby Club. Morton was called up to the senior Scotland union squad for the 2004 Six Nations Championship.[3]

He was Released from Hull KR on 17 September 2007

He has been named in the Scotland training squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[4]

He has been named in the Scotland squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gareth Morton rugbyleagueproject.org
  2. ^ http://www.nswrl.com.au/article.php?id=675
  3. ^ "Scots recall for Laney". BBC. 5 February 2004. Retrieved 17 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "Henderson trio in Scots cup squad". BBC. 29 August 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2008. 
  5. ^ "Logan back in Scotland cup squad". BBC. 8 October 2008. Retrieved 9 October 2008. 

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