Gavin Dodd

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Gavin Dodd
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Personal information
Full name Gavin Dodd
Born (1982-02-28) 28 February 1982 (age 35)
Manchester, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 14 st 9 lb (92 kg)
Playing information
Position Wing, Centre, Fullback
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2008– Ireland
As of 7 October 2008

Gavin Dodd is an English rugby league player.

Dodd plays for Swinton in National League One. He also plays for Ireland.

Dodd's position of choice is as a winger or at full-back, but he can also operate as a centre.

Gavin Dodd is also a useful goal-kicker.[1]

Dodd has previously played for Oldham and Widnes and was on the fringes of the first team at the Bradford.

Gavin Dodd had however been a revelation with Widnes, in 2007 scoring 21 tries in 21 games and also converting 28 attempts at goal. He holds the world record for points in a game consisting of a hat-trick of tries and 13 goals vs Doncaster in 2007, his total was 38. goal.[2]

As of the 2010 season Dodd now plays for Swinton.

Dodd is an Irish international, playing in the recent games against Russia and Lebanon.[1]

He has been named in the Ireland training squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[3]

Rugby Union[edit]

In 2005-06 he had a trial with Glasgow Warriors.[4] He played in one game; a friendly against Newcastle Falcons academy side.[5]


  1. ^ a b "Gavin Dodd". Widnes. 2007-07-20. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-07-20. 
  2. ^ "Player Stats". Widnes. 2007-07-20. Archived from the original on 2007-06-21. Retrieved 2007-07-20. 
  3. ^ "Ireland Name World Cup 40 Man Training Squad". Rugby League Ireland. 1 August 2008. Archived from the original on 16 October 2012. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Warriors Shoot Down Falcons - Glasgow Warriors". 
  5. ^ "Glasgow Warriors v Newcastle Falcons Academy". Glasgow 

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