Jimmy Robinson (rugby league)

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James Robinson
Personal information
Full name James Robinson
Nickname Jimmy
Playing information
Position Centre
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1938–53 Castleford 184 3 (81-points?) 0 0 81 (3-tries?)
1944 Wigan (guest) 1 1 0 3
Total 185 0 0
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1944 England 1 0 0 0 0

James "Jimmy" Robinson was an English professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, playing at representative level for England, and at club level for Castleford, as a centre, i.e. number 3 or 4. He also appeared for Wigan as a wartime guest player.[1]

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Jimmy Robinson won a cap for England while at Castleford in 1944 against Wales.[2][3]

County League appearances[edit]

Jimmy Robinson played in Castleford's victory in the Yorkshire League during the 1938–39 season.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Latham, Michael; Gate, Robert (1992). They played for Wigan. Adlington: Mike R.L. ISBN 978-0-9516098-2-8. 
  2. ^ "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl.co.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Statistics at thecastlefordtigers.co.uk". thecastlefordtigers.co.uk ℅ web.archive.org. 31 December 2013. Archived from the original on February 27, 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Castleford RLFC A to Z Player List (All Time)". thecastlefordtigers.co.uk ℅ web.archive.org. 31 December 2013. Archived from the original on February 16, 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 

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