Robbie Shaw

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Robbie Shaw
Date of birth (1983-07-24) 24 July 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Taplow, England
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 89 kg (14 st 0 lb)
School RGS High Wycombe
University Brunel University
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Scrum-half
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Apps (points)
2010–11
2011–12
2013–14
2016–
Bristol
Leeds Carnegie
London Scottish
Ohio Aviators
13
18
3
1
(0)
(5)
(0)
(0)
Correct as of 17 April 2016
National team(s)
Years Club / team Apps (points)
2004
2008–13
Ireland under-21
United States

12

(15)
Correct as of 8 December 2013

Robbie Shaw (born 24 July 1983) is a rugby union player currently playing scrum-half for the Ohio Aviators.[1] Shaw has played for the United States national rugby union team.

He formerly played for Bristol, but was released at the end of the 2010-11 RFU Championship.[2] Shaw joined Bristol after a short stint at Esher. He has also previously played for London Wasps, London Welsh, Connacht and Galwegians.

In July 2011, Welsh region the Scarlets said that Shaw was training with them to be ready for the 2011-12 season. In June 2013 Shaw signed to play for Esher in National League One.[3] After a three match stint with London Scottish F.C. during the 2013-14 season Shaw returned to Esher for the 2014-15 season.[4]

International[edit]

Shaw has twelve international caps for the United States.[5] Shaw narrowly missed out on making the United States squad for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

Shaw also played for the Ireland U21 side that reached the final of the World Championships in 2004.[6] Shaw is also a United Kingdom citizen.[7]

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