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Gareth Price (born 26 August 1980), is a Welsh former rugby union and rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s. He played club level rugby union (RU) for Hendy RFC (in Hendy, Swansea, Wales), and Neath RFC (loan), and representative level rugby league for Wales, and at club level for St. Helens, the London Broncos, and the Salford City Reds in the Super League, and the Leigh Centurions (two spells) (Heritage № 1188),[3][4] the Rochdale Hornets, the Hull Kingston Rovers, the Crusaders, and the Widnes Vikings in the National Leagues, as a prop, hooker, or second-row.

Gareth Price
Personal information
Full nameGareth Price
Born (1980-08-26) 26 August 1980 (age 38)
Swansea, Wales
Height6 ft 1 in (1.86 m)
Weight18 st 7 lb (117 kg)
Playing information
Rugby union
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
Hendy RFC
2000–01 Neath RFC (loan)
Total 0 0 0 0 0
Rugby league
PositionProp, Hooker, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1997–99 St. Helens 11 8
2002 Leigh Centurions 30 4 0 0 16
2002 London Broncos
2002 Salford City Reds
2003–05 Rochdale Hornets
2006 Hull Kingston Rovers
Crusaders
Widnes Vikings
2008 Leigh Centurions
Total 41 4 0 0 24
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1999–06 Wales 10 1 0 0 4
Source: [1][2]

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BackgroundEdit

Gareth Price was born in Swansea, Wales.

Playing careerEdit

Price was a revelation with Widnes, in 2007 playing in 18 games,[5] and he has been noted for his ability to break a tackle, whilst Gareth’s defence is also highly regarded.[6]

International honoursEdit

Gareth Price won caps for Wales while at St. Helens, Rochdale Hornets, and Celtic Crusaders.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile at loverugbyleague.com". loverugbyleague.com. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  3. ^ "They Played For Leigh (Statistics) at leighrl.co.uk". leighrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Heritage Numbers at leighrl.co.uk". leighrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Player Stats". Widnes. 14 August 2007. Archived from the original on 21 June 2007. Retrieved 21 June 2007.
  6. ^ "Gareth Price". Widnes. 14 August 2007. Archived from the original on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 27 September 2007.

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