Lachlan Burr

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Lachlan Burr
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Burr playing for the Bulldogs in 2013.
Personal information
Nickname Lachie[1]
Born (1992-09-27) 27 September 1992 (age 24)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 102 kg (16 st 1 lb)
Playing information
Position Second-row, Lock
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013 Canterbury Bulldogs 1 0 0 0 0
2015–16 Gold Coast Titans 23 1 0 0 4
2017– Leigh Centurions 4 0 0 0 0
2017– Sheffield Eagles(DR) 3 1 0 0 4
Total 31 2 0 0 8
As of 25 March 2017
Source: [2]

Lachlan Burr (born 27 September 1992) is an Australian professional Rugby League player who plays for the Sheffield Eagles, in the Kingstone Press Championship. He is on Dual registration from Leigh Centurions in the English Super League. He plays at second-row and lock the Australian and previously played for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and Gold Coast Titans in his home country.

Background[edit]

Born in Sydney, New South Wales, Burr played his junior football for the Revesby Heights Rhinos before being signed by the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs. In 2008, Burr played for the New South Wales Under 16s team.

Playing career[edit]

From 2009 to 2012, Burr played for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs' NYC team.[3][4]

In 2009 and 2010, Burr played for the New South Wales U18's team.

In 2010, Burr played for the Australian Schoolboys.

In 2013, Burr moved on to the Bulldogs' New South Wales Cup team and won the Bulldogs' New South Wales Cup Player of the Year award.[5]

In Round 25 of the 2013 NRL season, Burr made his NRL debut for the Bulldogs against the Penrith Panthers.[6]

On 4 September 2014, Burr signed a 2-year contract with the Gold Coast Titans starting in 2015.[7]

On 21 September 2014, Burr was named on the interchange bench in the 2014 New South Wales Cup Team of the Year.[8]

In October 2016 he joined Bradford Bulls,[9] but following their liquidation in January 2017 he signed a 1 Year Deal with Leigh Centurions.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 14 February 2014. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Lachlan Burr - Career Stats & Summary". Rugby League Project. Retrieved 2016-04-02. 
  3. ^ "B". Nyc Database. Retrieved 2016-06-25. 
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 8 September 2014. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 12 September 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  7. ^ NRL. "sign promising back-rowers". Titans. Retrieved 2016-04-02. 
  8. ^ NRL. "2014 VB NSW Cup Team of the Year". NSWRL. Retrieved 2016-04-02. 
  9. ^ "Bradford Bulls sign Lachlan Burr from Gold Coast Titans". Sky Sports. 27 October 2016. Retrieved 20 February 2017. 
  10. ^ "Lachlan Burr: Leigh Centurions sign Bradford Bulls forward". BBC Sport. 19 January 2017. Retrieved 20 February 2017. 

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