Josh Bassett

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Josh Bassett
Birth name Josh Marcus Andrew Bassett
Date of birth (1992-03-17) 17 March 1992 (age 26)
Place of birth Luton, England
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Weight 92 kg (14 st 7 lb)[1]
School Harlington Upper School
Rugby union career
Position(s) Wing
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2011–2013
2013–
Bedford Blues
Wasps
45
19
(90)
(25)
Correct as of 30 June 2016
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2012 England U20 5 (15)
Correct as of 30 June 2012

Josh Bassett (born 17 March 1992) is an English rugby union player who currently plays for Wasps.

Club career[edit]

Started In Youth Teams at ‘Ampthill RUFC’ Bedfordshire, with huge Potential from the off. Helping his age Group lift the U17 National Bowl. A team that unfortunately lost one Game all season, which forced them into the Bowl competition. Bassett Scored in the final.

He played for Bedford Blues who play in the RFU Championship. After being promoted from the Bedford blues academy in 2010, Bassett soon became a regular starter and soon made a name for himself. He was hugely linked with a host of Premiership teams after becoming a prolific try scorer for the Blues.

On 3 April 2013, it was announced on the Wasps website that Bassett had signed for Wasps for the 2013/14 season. He would join fellow England U20 such as Tommy Bell, Nathan Morris and Alec Hepburn with whom he played at the junior World Cup last summer.

International career[edit]

Josh has made multiple appearances for the England Under 20's side, including a trip to South Africa for the 2012 IRB Junior World Rugby Championship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bedford Blues Rugby Club". web page. Bedford Blues. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 

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