Luke Eves

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Luke Eves
Date of birth (1989-04-11) 11 April 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Bristol
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 102 kg (16 st 1 lb) [1]
School Colston's School
Rugby union career
Position(s) Centre
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2007–10, 2012-15
2010–12
2015-
Bristol
Newcastle Falcons
Hartpury College
111
46
15
(90)
(10)
(25)
Correct as of 30 April 2016
Current local club Hartpury College

Luke Eves (born 11 April 1989 in Bristol, England) is a rugby union player who currently plays for Hartpury College in National League 1. He plays as a centre. He has Premiership experience with Bristol as well as Newcastle Falcons. His father is former Bristol Rugby captain, Derek Eves.

Career History[edit]

Luke started his career with hometown club Bristol. As well as playing club rugby he also has international experience, captaining the England U20 side which reached the final of the Junior World Championship in June 2009. Eves signed for Newcastle from Bristol towards the end of the 2009/10 season, with the signing being announced the day after Bristol lost to Exeter in the Championship final.[2] He returned to Bristol in January 2012 [3] In 2015 he signed for Hartpury College.

Season-by-season playing stats[edit]

Season Club Competition Appearances Tries Drop Goals Conversions Penalties Total Points
2007-08 Bristol Guinness Premiership 4 2 0 0 0 10
EDF Energy Cup 1 0 0 0 0 0
2008-09 Guinness Premiership 16 3 0 0 0 15
European Challenge Cup 4 0 0 0 0 0
EDF Energy Cup 3 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 RFU Championship[a 1] 26 5 0 0 0 25
British and Irish Cup 2 0 0 0 0 0
2010-11 Newcastle Falcons Aviva Premiership 21 0 0 0 0 0
European Challenge Cup 4 0 0 0 0 0
LV Cup 5 2 0 0 0 10
2011-12 Aviva Premiership 10 0 0 0 0 0
European Challenge Cup 6 0 0 0 0 0
Bristol RFU Championship[a 2] 11 3 0 0 0 15
2012-13 RFU Championship 22 7 0 0 0 35
British and Irish Cup 5 0 0 0 0 0
2013-14 RFU Championship[a 3] 14 5 0 0 0 25
British and Irish Cup 3 3 0 0 0 15
2014-15 RFU Championship 4 1 0 0 0 5
British and Irish Cup 4 2 0 0 0 10
2015-16 Hartpury College National League 1 15 5 0 0 0 25

[4]

  1. ^ Includes 2009-10 RFU Championship playoff games.
  2. ^ Includes 2011-12 RFU Championship playoff games.
  3. ^ Includes 2013-14 RFU Championship playoff games.

Honours and records[edit]

England U-20

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Newcastle Falcons". web page. Premier Rugby. Archived from the original on 2 February 2012. Retrieved 17 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Luke Eves leaves Bristol for Newcastle Falcons". bbc.co.uk. 27 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Newcastle Falcons centre Luke Eves returns to Bristol". BBC Sport. 23 January 2012. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Luke Eves Record by competition". Rugby Statbunker. 30 April 2016. 

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