Jack De Belin

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Jack de Belin
Personal information
Born (1991-03-17) 17 March 1991 (age 26)
Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
Height 188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 107 kg (16 st 12 lb; 236 lb)
Playing information
Position Lock, Prop, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2011– St. George Illawarra 129 6 0 0 24
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2016–17 Country NSW 2 1 0 0 4
As of 3 October 2017

Jack de Belin (born 17 March 1991) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the St. George Illawarra Dragons of the NRL. He primarily plays lock and prop.[1]

De Belin's grandfather Fred de Belin toured with the Kangaroos of 1948-49 and played eight Tests for Australia between 1948–50.[2]

Early Career[edit]

De Belin played part of his junior football career with St Gregory's College in Campbelltown ans The Cootamundra Bulldogs. He was then signed by St George and competed in The 2011 National Youth Competition where he made it into the team of the year squad. [3]

2011[edit]

De Belin made his first grade debut for St George on 27 June 2011 against Manly. De Belin went on to play 3 first grade matches that year. [4]

2014[edit]

In 2014, De Belin signed a 3 year extension deal with St George which would see him play with the club until the end of the 2017 season. De Belin went on to make 21 appearances for St George in the 2014 season. [5]

2015[edit]

In 2015, De Belin was part of The St George side which made the finals but were eliminated by Canterbury in the first week. He made 22 appearances for the season and was a regular again in the lineup. [6]

2016[edit]

In 2016, De Belin was chosen to represent NSW Country in the annual City vs Country game. De Belin also featured on a regular basis for St George making 21 appearances for the season. [7]

2017[edit]

In 2017, De Belin was again chosen to represent NSW Country in what would be the final City vs Country match. On 23 May 2017, De Belin was named in an extended NSW side to take on Queensland in Game 1 of the 2017 State of Origin series. Also in 2017, De Belin signed a 3 year extension deal to stay at St George until 2020. [8] [9] [10]

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