Simon Knox

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Simon Knox
Personal information
Full name Simon James Knox[1]
Born (1972-10-14) 14 October 1972 (age 45)
Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Playing information
Position Prop, Second-row

Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1993–95 Carlisle
1995–98 Bradford Northern
1998 Salford 2 0 0 0 0
Workington Town
1999 Halifax 6 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Widnes 45 9 0 1
Leigh
Swinton
200?–04 Leigh
2005 Barrow
Total 0
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1998–03 Scotland 4
Coaching information

Club
Years Team Gms W D L W%
200?–07 Blackpool

Simon Knox (born 14 October 1972) is a former professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s, and coach. He played at representative level for Scotland, and at club level for Hensingham ARLFC (in Hensingham, Whitehaven),[2] Carlisle, Bradford Northern, Salford, Workington Town, Halifax, Widnes, Leigh (two spells), Swinton, and Barrow, as a prop, or second-row, and coached at club level for Blackpool, and Leigh (Under-21s).

Career[edit]

Born in Whitehaven, Cumberland, Knox joined Carlisle from amateur club Hensingham in 1991. He spent four seasons at the club before joining Bradford Northern in 1995.[3]

Knox played for Bradford at loose forward in their 1996 Challenge Cup Final loss to St Helens.[4]

Knox won 3 caps (plus 1 as substitute) for Scotland in 1998–2003 while at Bradford and Swinton.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Index entry". FreeBMD. ONS. Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Hensingham ARLFC at pitchero.com". pitchero.com. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018. 
  3. ^ "Knox anguish over quitting rugby". Whitehaven News. CN Group. 24 March 2005. Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  4. ^ "steveprescottfoundation.co.uk". Steve Prescott Stats. Steve Prescott Foundation. Retrieved 3 June 2012. 
  5. ^ 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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