Scott Moore (rugby league)

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Scott Moore
Scott Moore Bradford Bulls.jpg
Personal information
Born (1988-01-23) 23 January 1988 (age 30)[1]
St Helens, Merseyside, England
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Weight 94 kg (14 st 11 lb)[1]
Playing information
Position Hooker, Scrum-half
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2004–11 St. Helens 73 9 0 0 36
2008(loan) Castleford Tigers 16 1 0 0 4
2009(loan) Huddersfield Giants 28 9 0 0 36
2012 Widnes Vikings 6 0 0 0 0
2012 Huddersfield Giants 13 1 0 0 4
2013 North Qld Cowboys 6 0 0 0 0
2014 London Broncos 27 2 0 0 8
2015 Castleford Tigers 14 1 0 0 4
2015(loan) Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 3 1 0 0 0
2016 Wakefield Trinity 15 0 0 0 0
2017 Bradford Bulls 25 3 0 0 12
Total 186 24 0 0 92
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2009 England 2 0 0 0 0
As of 4 November 2017
Source: [2][3][4]

Scott Moore is a former English rugby league footballer. He previously played in the Super League for St. Helens, Huddersfield Giants, London Broncos and the Castleford Tigers, and in the NRL for the North Queensland Cowboys.[2][3][4]

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

St Helens[edit]

Moore was the youngest ever Super League player when he made his début for Saints at the JJB Stadium aged only 16.

Castleford Tigers[edit]

Moore spent 2008 on loan at Castleford.

Moore playing for Huddersfield

Huddersfield Giants[edit]

He spent 2009 on loan at Huddersfield whilst playing hooker.

In 2009 Moore was named in the Super League team of the year at Hooker.

St Helens - Return from loans[edit]

Scott returned to St. Helens for the start of the 2010 season.

Widnes Vikings[edit]

On Tuesday 11 October 2011, it was announced that Moore has signed a three-year deal commencing in 2012 with English Super League side Widnes Vikings.

On Friday 17 February 2012, Widnes Vikings announced they had suspended Moore, Hep Cahill, and Simon Finnigan for an unspecified breach of club discipline, so missing the match against Salford City Reds on Sunday 19 February 2012.[5] On 12 April 2012, Scott Moore left Widnes Vikings by mutual agreement.

Huddersfield Giants[edit]

On 17 April 2012, Scott signed for Huddersfield Giants until the end of the season.

North Queensland Cowboys[edit]

In early November 2012 it was announced that Moore had signed a two-year-contract with the North Queensland Cowboys.

London Broncos[edit]

In mid January 2014, the London Broncos announced they signed Moore for the 2014 season where he was their starting hooker.[6]

Castleford Tigers[edit]

Following the Broncos relegation from Super League he signed a deal with the Castleford from the 2015 season.

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats loan[edit]

Moore was loaned to Wakefield Trinity in 2015, with Paul McShane going in the opposite direction.

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats permanent[edit]

He later signed a permanent deal for the 2016 season with Wakefield Trinity.

Bradford Bulls[edit]

Moore signed for Bradford Bulls on a four-game trial. This turned into a year full time deal. However at the end of the season Moore was released.

International career[edit]

Moore made his test début for England in 2009, playing two games.

Personal life[edit]

On 6 March 2018 Moore was jailed for 23 months at Bolton Crown Court for dangerous driving and assaulting three police officers.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Scott Moore Wakefield Wildcats". superleague.co.uk. 2015. Archived from the original on 10 March 2014. Retrieved 28 July 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Profile at loverugbyleague.com". loverugbyleague.com. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018. 
  3. ^ a b "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018. 
  4. ^ a b "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Archived from the original on 13 December 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2018. 
  5. ^ "Vikings suspend trio". catalansdragons.com. 17 February 2012. Archived from the original on 13 May 2012. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  6. ^ http://www.londonbroncosrl.com/news/5147.php#.UtiILp9FDqA
  7. ^ "Rugby League player Scott Moore jailed after assaulting three police officers following high-speed chase". St Helens Star. 6 March 2018. Retrieved 6 March 2018. 
  8. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-43306423

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