Keith Mason (rugby league)

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Keith Mason
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Personal information
Nickname Beef
Born (1979-01-20) 20 January 1979 (age 38)
Dewsbury, England
Height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 108 kg (17 st 0 lb)[1]
Playing information
Position Prop
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2000–01 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 21 0 0 0 0
2002 Melbourne Storm 4 0 0 0 0
2003–05 St. Helens 63 4 0 0 16
2006 Castleford Tigers 2 0 0 0 0
2006–12 Huddersfield Giants 149 5 0 0 20
2013 Castleford Tigers 16 0 0 0 0
Total 255 9 0 0 36
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001–02 Wales 2 0 0 0 0
As of 12 May 2012

Keith Mason (born 20 January 1979) is an English born actor and former professional rugby league footballer, who played at representative level for Wales, and at club level for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, Melbourne Storm, St. Helens, Castleford Tigers, and Huddersfield Giants, as a Prop.[2]

Club career[edit]

Keith Mason was disciplined by The Giants for failing to return to training following the Challenge Cup Final in 2009. His current contract with The Giants expires in 2011, The Giants have been approached by St. Helens regarding his availability for the 2011 season.

At the end of the 2013 season, Mason retired from playing rugby league in order to pursue a career as an actor. He is set to star in the film Skin Traffik alongside Mickey Rourke and Daryl Hannah.[3]

International honours[edit]

Keith Mason won caps for Wales while at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in 2001 against England, and while at Melbourne Storm in 2002 against New Zealand on Sunday 3 November 2002.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Huddersfield Giants". web page. Huddersfield Giants. Retrieved 7 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 
  3. ^ "Castleford Tigers player is Hollywood star". Yorkshire Evening Post. 1 January 2014. Retrieved 18 January 2015. 
  4. ^ "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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