Kane Evans

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Kane Evans
Personal information
Born (1992-01-09) 9 January 1992 (age 23)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 192 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 110 kg (17 st 5 lb)
Playing information
Position Prop
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2014– Sydney Roosters 35 3 0 0 12
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013–14 Fiji 6 0 0 0 0
2015 NSW City 1 0 0 0 0
As of 12 September 2015
Source: [1]

Kane Evans (born 9 January 1992) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for the Sydney Roosters of the National Rugby League. Evans primarily plays prop and is a Fijian international representative.

Early years[edit]

Born in Sydney, New South Wales, Evans is of Fijian descent and played his junior football for the Leichhardt Wanderers, Balmain Police Boys and Leichhardt Juniors. He was then signed by the Sydney Roosters. In 2011 and 2012, Evans played for the Roosters' NYC team.[2] At the end of 2011, Evans was named at prop in the 2011 NYC Team of the Year. In 2012, Evans played for the New South Wales Under 20s team[3] and Junior Kangaroos.[4] In 2013, Evans moved on to the Roosters' New South Wales Cup team, Newtown Jets. At the end of 2013, Evans was named on the interchange bench in the 2013 New South Wales Cup Team of the Year and played for Fiji at the World Cup.[5] Evans played 5 matches.

Playing career[edit]


In Round 2 of the 2014 NRL season, Evans made his NRL debut for the Sydney Roosters off the interchange bench against the Parramatta Eels in the Roosters 56-4 thrashing win at SFS.[6] On 9 April 2014, Evans extended his contract for a further 3 years, keeping him at the Roosters till the end of the 2017 season.[7] In May 2014 Evans was selected to play for Fiji in the 2014 Pacific Rugby League International against Samoa. Evans played at prop in Fiji’s 32-16 loss at Penrith Stadium.[8] Evans finished the 2014 NRL season having played in 9 matches for the Roosters.


On 24 January 2015, Evans was named in the Roosters 2015 Auckland Nines squad.[9]

On 3 May 2015, Evans played for New South Wales City against New South Wales Country in the 2015 City vs Country Origin.[10]


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