Simon Knox

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Simon Knox
Personal information
Full name Simon James Knox[1]
Born (1972-10-14) 14 October 1972 (age 44)
Whitehaven, England
Playing information
Position Prop, Second-row
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1993–95 Carlisle
1995–98 Bradford Bulls
1998 Salford City Reds 2 0 0 0 0
Workington Town
1999 Halifax 6 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Widnes Vikings 45 9 0 1
Leigh Centurions
Swinton Lions
200?–04 Leigh Centurions
2005 Barrow Raiders
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1998–03 Scotland 4
Coaching information
Years Team Gms W D L W%
200?–07 Blackpool Panthers

Simon Knox (born 14 October 1972) is a professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s, and 2000s, and coach, playing at representative level for Scotland, and at club level for Carlisle, Bradford Bulls, Salford City Reds, Workington Town, Halifax, Widnes Vikings, Leigh Centurions (twice), Swinton Lions, and Barrow Raiders, playing as a Prop, or Second-row, and coaching at club level for Blackpool Panthers, and Leigh Centurions (Under-21's).


Born in Whitehaven, Knox joined Carlisle from amateur club Hensingham in 1991. He spent four seasons at the club before joining Bradford Bulls in 1995.[2]

Knox played for Bradford at loose forward in their 1996 Challenge Cup Final loss to St Helens.[3]

Knox won 3 caps (plus 1 as substitute) for Scotland in 1998–2003 while at Bradford Bulls and Swinton.[4]


  1. ^ "Index entry". FreeBMD. ONS. Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Knox anguish over quitting rugby". Whitehaven News. CN Group. 24 March 2005. Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "". Steve Prescott Stats. Steve Prescott Foundation. Retrieved 3 June 2012. 
  4. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 106–107. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 

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