Nigel Heslop

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Nigel Heslop
Personal information
Full name Nigel John Heslop
Born (1963-12-04) 4 December 1963 (age 53)
West Hartlepool
Playing information
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 13 st 0 lb (83 kg)
Rugby union
Position Wing
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1987–92 Orrell R.U.F.C.
1990 Liverpool St Helens F.C.
1995–98 Orrell R.U.F.C.
Total 0 0 0 0 0
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1990–92 England 9+1 3 0 0 12
Rugby league
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1992–95 Oldham Roughyeds 30+6 10 0 0 40

Nigel John Heslop (born 4 December 1963 in West Hartlepool)[1] is a rugby union and rugby league footballer of the 1990s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for England, and at club level for Orrell R.U.F.C. (twice), and Liverpool St Helens F.C. as a Wing, and playing club level rugby league (RL) for Oldham Roughyeds.

International honours[edit]

Nigel Heslop represented England on ten occasions between 1990-1992, playing in two of the matches of the 1991 Rugby World Cup, including a very physical encounter with France.[2] He was a member of England's 1991 5 Nations Grand Slam winning side, scoring a try against the Scots at Twickenham in the Calcutta Cup match of that year.


  1. ^ Nigel Heslop player profile
  2. ^ "France v England: The history". Super 14. 9 October 2007. 

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