Peter Gentle

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Peter Gentle
Personal information
Born (1965-09-26) 26 September 1965 (age 53)
Playing information
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1987–88 St. George Dragons 3 0 0 0 0
1986–87 Mansfield Marksmen 20 1 0 0 4
Total 23 1 0 0 4
Coaching information
Years Team Gms W D L W%
2012–13 Hull F.C. 64 34 4 24 53
Source: Whittiker/Hudson[1]

Peter Gentle (born (1965-09-26)26 September 1965) is an Australian rugby league footballer of the 1980s.

Club career[edit]

A St. George junior, Peter Gentle played first grade for St. George Dragons for two seasons between 1987-1988 but featured mostly in the lower grades, and Mansfield Marksman in 1986-87, as a halfback. He was the son of the Western Suburbs Magpies and Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs coach, Ken Gentle.[2]

Coaching career[edit]

Gentle was the assistant coach for the Wests Tigers. In 2011 he was announced as head coach of Hull, signing to a three-year contract. In 2012 he signed another deal for an extra year to Hull F.C[3]


  1. ^ Rugby League Project
  2. ^ Alan Whittikcker/Glen Hudson: Encylpoedia of Rugby League Players. 1995 (ISBN 1875169571)
  3. ^ "Hull FC appoint Australian Peter Gentle as new head coach". The Guardian. Press Association. 12 September 2011.


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