Rupert Harden

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Rupert Harden
Full name Rupert Harden
Date of birth (1985-05-09) 9 May 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth Melbourne, Australia
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 118 kg (18 st 8 lb) [1]
School Rugby School
Rugby union career
Position(s) Prop
Current team Benetton Treviso
Youth Career
  London
Cumbria
Newcastle Falcons Academy
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2008-2009
2009-2014
2014-2016
Tynedale
Gloucester Rugby
Benetton Treviso

93
27
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(0)
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National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
  England Counties
England Saxons
England
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Rupert Harden (born 9 May 1985) is a rugby union footballer, currently playing for Benetton Treviso. He plays as a prop.

Formerly part of the Newcastle Falcons Academy, tighthead Harden spent 2008–09 with National Division Two side Tynedale where he had spent time on loan.

The Australian-born prop mixed his youth between London, Rugby School and Cumbria and represented England Counties.

He caught the eye of the Gloucester coaching set up whilst playing against Cinderford and will be looking to further his rugby development at Kingsholm. He is also registered to play with Moseley

Rupert Harden was called up to England for the tour in South Africa in summer 2012.[2]

On 12 June 2014, Harden left Gloucester Rugby as he signed a contract to join Italy region Benetton Treviso for next season.[3]

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