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Matt Banahan
Position
Wing
Height
201cm
Weight
115kg
Age
34
Matt Banahan is a converted second row forward who uses his massive frame to great effect whether playing in the centre or on the wing. He began his career at Bath Rugby and managed to score 10 tries in the 2007/08 season, leaving him second in the rankings for that year. Following exposure to international rugby with the sevens and Saxons sides, Banahan made his senior debut for England in June 2009 against Argentina, scoring a try and winning the man of the match accolade in the process.
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Rankings

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RPI Score
64
RPI Score
- NC

Wing rankings

  • World
    #60 / 148
    - NC World
  • Gallagher Premiership
    #11 / 26
    - NC Gallagher Premiership
  • Heineken Cup
    #29 / 42
    - NC Heineken Cup
  • Premiership Cup
    #11 / 24
    - NC Premiership Cup

Statistics

  • Attack
  • Minutes
  • Defence
  • Discipline
  • Average Gain

    3m
    Carries
    41
    Metres
    121
  • Minutes Played %

    Minutes
    0
    Games
    9
    Total
    0
  • Tackles Won %

    Attempts
    23
    Successful
    17
    Misses
    6
  • Penalties Conceded

    4
    Total
    4
    Attack
    4
    Defence
    0
  • Attack

    Points
    15
    Tries
    3
    Metres
    121
    Runs
    41
    Defenders Beaten
    4
    Clean Breaks
    3
    Passes
    13
    Try Assists
    1
  • Kicking

    Kicks
    6
    Conversion Goals
    0
    Penalty Goals
    0
  • Defence

    Tackles
    17
    Tackles Missed
    6
    Turnovers Won
    2
    Turnovers Conceded
    7
  • Discipline

    Penalties Conceded
    2
    Yellow Cards
    0
    Red Cards
    0

News

Glocester winger Matt Banahan has announced that he will retire at the end of the current season.

Online Editors
Online Editors
29 Nov, 6:42

Although neither Gloucester nor Bath have officially confirmed the move, Matt Banahan will play his rugby for Gloucester next year…

Ian Cameron
Ian Cameron
07 Jan, 11:17

Gloucester wing Matt Banahan proved just why he is one of rugby's toughest men to cover in his side's 24-22 Champions Cup loss to …

Online Editors
Online Editors
19 Jan, 21:45

Even in professional rugby initiations are still part of the culture - just ask Gloucester's summer signing Matt Banahan.

Online Editors
Online Editors
08 Aug, 8:32
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