WillGriff John

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WillGriff John
Birth nameWillGriff John
Date of birth (1992-12-04) 4 December 1992 (age 26)
Place of birthPlymouth, England
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight130 kg (20 st 7 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Position(s) Tighthead Prop
Current team Sale Sharks
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010-2011
2010–2013
2013-2015
2015-2017
2017-
Pontypridd
Cardiff Blues
Northland
Doncaster Knights
Sale Sharks
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18
18
50
17
?
0
5
20
0
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)


2011-2012
Wales U16
Wales U18
Wales U20
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Born in Plymouth, WillGriff John, is a Welsh Rugby Union player, that currently plays for Sale Sharks in the Premiership.

John began his playing career at Pontypridd as well as representing Wales at all Junior Levels. He also played for Cardiff Blues. In 2013 he moved to New Zealand and played for two seasons in the ITM Cup with the province of Northland.

WillGriff then returned to the UK and joined Doncaster in the Championship in 2014.[2] On 3 May 2017 John was signed by Sale Sharks. Becoming a first-team regular for Sale, in the English Premiership. His naturally strong build makes him ideal for Prop duties, such as clearing out, or rolling forward scrums and mauls.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Sale Sharks - Willgriff John profile". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 5 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Prop WillGriff John joins Knights ranks".
  3. ^ "WillGriff John: Sale Sharks sign Doncaster Knights prop".