Jack McGrath (rugby player)
|Birth name||Jack McGrath|
|Date of birth||11 October 1989|
|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||118 kg (18.6 st; 260 lb)|
|School||St Mary's College|
|Rugby union career|
McGrath made his senior debut in April 2010 against Glasgow Warriors.
In October 2013, McGrath was named in the 34-man Ireland party for the 2013 end-of-year rugby union tests. He was selected to start for Ireland as prop in the first of the end of year tests against Samoa on 9 November 2013. He was named "Man of the match" for his performance.
British and Irish LionsEdit
McGrath was selected for the 2017 British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand. He played in all three test matches, coming on as a substitute in each one.
McGrath is an ambassador for Rugby Players Ireland's Tackle Your Feelings initiative.
- "McGrath to join Ulster this summer". Ulster Rugby. 2 April 2019. Retrieved 2 April 2019.
- "Schmidt names three fresh faces in squad". ESPN. 23 August 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
- "Schmidt leaves three Lions out for Samoa as O'Connell confirmed as captain". Irish Independent. 7 November 2013. Retrieved 7 November 2013.