Murray Watts (rugby player)

Murray Gordon Watts (born 31 March 1955) is a former New Zealand rugby union player. A wing three-quarter, Watts represented Manawatu and Taranaki at a provincial level, playing over 150 games for those two provinces. He was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, between 1979 and 1980, appearing in 13 matches including five internationals. In all he scored seven tries for the All Blacks.[1]

Murray Watts
Birth nameMurray Gordon Watts
Date of birth (1955-03-31) 31 March 1955 (age 65)
Place of birthPatea, New Zealand
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight82 kg (181 lb)
Occupation(s)School teacher
Rugby union career
Position(s) Wing three-quarter
All Black No. 793
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
1975–77
1978–85
Manawatu
Taranaki
31
123

(220)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1979–80 New Zealand 5 (4)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Knight, Lindsay. "Murray Watts". New Zealand Rugby Union. Retrieved 14 February 2016.