Luke Adamson

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Luke Adamson
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Personal information
Full name Luke Adamson
Nickname LA, Tarquin
Born (1987-11-17) 17 November 1987 (age 29)
Lowton, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 15 st 4 lb (97 kg) [1]
Playing information
Rugby league
Position Second-row
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2006–12 Salford 135 20 0 0 80
2013–14 Halifax 47 11 0 0 44
2015– Dewsbury 26 5 0 0 20
Total 208 36 0 0 144
Rugby union
Position Centre
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2012–13 Bath 1 0 0 0 0
As of 16 August 2015
Source: Rugby League Project Love Rugby League

Luke Adamson (born (1987-11-17) 17 November 1987 (age 29) in Lowton) is an English rugby league and rugby union footballer who currently plays for Dewsbury in the Kingstone Press Championship. He formerly played at club level for Bath Rugby and also Leigh East ARLFC, Salford in Super League and Halifax in the Kingstone Press Championship, as a Second-row.

Adamson attended St Ambrose College in Hale Barns where he made his mark in Rugby Union as a strong running centre. He also represented Cheshire but his Rugby League apprenticeship was served with the famous Leigh East amateur club where he spent three years. He made his Salford début versus Wakefield Trinity in 2006 and has been ever present since then. He is also an England academy player, representing his country versus Australia.[citation needed]

At the end of the 2012 Super League season, Adamson left Salford due to the club's financial troubles, and returned to Rugby Union when he signed for Bath Rugby.[2][3]

His brother Toby Adamson also plays for Dewsbury.[4]


  1. ^ "Salford City Reds Official club website". Retrieved 17 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Ex-Red Adamson finds his perfect Union". Manchester Evening News. 
  3. ^ "Luke Adamson profile". Retrieved 4 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Parker, David (26 March 2010). "Girls whistle at the boys". London, UK: Sun. Retrieved 22 August 2010. 

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