Jacob Draper

Jacob Benjamin Draper (born 24 July 1998) is a Welsh international field hockey player who plays as a defender for Wales and Great Britain.[1]

Jacob Draper
Personal information
Full name Jacob Benjamin Draper
Born (1998-07-24) 24 July 1998 (age 22)
Cwmbran, Wales
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Hampstead & Westminster
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
0000–2018 Gwent Hockey Club
2018–2019 Cardiff & Met
2019–present Hampstead & Westminster
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2019 Wales & GB U21 15
2016–present Wales & GB 46
Last updated on: 9 October 2019

He plays club hockey in the Men's England Hockey League Premier Division for Hampstead & Westminster.

Draper made his senior debut, aged 18, for Wales on 28 August 2016, in a 5–1 win over Austria in Vienna, Austria

He played for Wales at Hockey at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast[2] and 2019 Men's EuroHockey Nations Championship, where they finished 6th.


  1. ^ "Draper in line to make GB debut, Sanford returns from injury". Great Britain Hockey. 3 October 2019. Retrieved 9 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Athlete Profile: Jacob Draper". Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation. 2018. Retrieved 9 October 2019.

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