2018 Leigh Centurions Squad

 

Matty Dawson-Jones
Squad Number 2
Date of Birth 02-Oct-90
Position Winger
Signed from St Helens
Other former club (s) Huddersfield, Doncaster (loan), Rochdale H (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1416 (debut 2016)
Year of senior debut 2012
Career record 110 games, 48 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career 39 games, 24 tries
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Top try scorer with 15 tries in 2017
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Rhys Evans
Squad Number 5
Date of Birth 30-Oct-92
Position Threequarter
Signed from Warrington
Other former club (s) Swinton (loan), North Wales (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1349 (debut 2011)
Year of senior debut 2010
Career record 125 games, 49 tries, 1 goal
Leigh Centurions playing career 8 games, 3 tries, 1 goal
Representative honours England Knights 2 games, 2 tries; Wales 3 games
Miscellaneous Played 8 games on dual registration at Leigh in 2011
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Ben Reynolds
Squad Number 6
Date of Birth 15-Jan-94
Position Halfback
Signed from Castleford
Other former club (s) York (loan), Doncaster (loan), Dewsbury (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1398 (debut 2014)
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 75 games, 28 tries, 160 goals
Leigh Centurions playing career 48 games, 19 tries, 78 goals
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Top points-scorer in 2017 with 158pts
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Drew Hutchison
Squad Number 7
Date of Birth 26-Apr-95
Position Halfback
Signed from St George Illawarra
Other former club (s) n/a
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,438
Year of senior debut 2015
Career record 4 games, 1 try
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours Junior Kangaroos, New South Wales U20s
Miscellaneous Father Mike played for Fulham in late 1980s
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Jamie Acton
Squad Number 10
Date of Birth 04-Apr-92
Position Forward
Signed from Workington Town
Other former club (s) Wigan Academy, South Wales (loan), Oldham (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1389 (debut 2014)
Year of senior debut 2012
Career record 105 games, 13 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career 73 games, 10 tries
Representative honours England U18s
Miscellaneous Represented BARLA U18s having started career with Hemel Stags
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Kevin Larroyer
Squad Number 11
Date of Birth 19-Jun-89
Position Forward
Signed from Castleford
Other former club (s) Toulouse, Catalans, Hull KR, Newcastle Thunder (loan), Bradford (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,446
Year of senior debut 2010
Career record 159 games, 31 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours France 14 games, 3 tries
Miscellaneous Represented France at 2013 World Cup
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Liam Hood
Squad Number 14
Date of Birth 06-Jan-92
Position Hooker
Signed from Swinton
Other former club (s) Leeds, Dewsbury (loan), Hunslet, Salford
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1410 (debut 2016)
Year of senior debut 2012
Career record 125 games, 34 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career 39 games, 9 tries
Representative honours Scotland 7 games, 1 try
Miscellaneous Represented Scotland in 2016 Four Nations
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Nathan Mason
Squad Number 18
Date of Birth 08-Sep-93
Position Forward
Signed from Huddersfield (season long loan)
Other former club (s) Oldham (loan), Batley (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,443
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 78 games, 9 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Made Super League debut for Huddersfield in 2013 aged 19
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Jack Owens
Squad Number 19
Date of Birth 03-Jun-94
Position Utility back
Signed from St Helens
Other former club (s) Widnes, Whitehaven (loan), Sheffield (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,437
Year of senior debut 2011
Career record 117 games, 53 tries, 162 goals
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours England Academy
Miscellaneous Made Super League debut for Widnes aged 17
 Sponsored by: Anthony's Travel
 
Greg Richards
Squad Number 20
Position Forward
Signed from St Helens
Other former club (s) Rochdale (loan), Sheffield (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1433 (debut 2017)
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 88 games, 1 try
Leigh Centurions playing career 9 games
Representative honours England U18s
Miscellaneous Played for St Helens in 2014 Grand final victory v Wigan (W 14-6)
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Nick Gregson
Squad Number 21
Date of Birth 17 Dec 1995
Position Forward
Signed from Wigan
Other former club (s) n/a
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2016
Career record 19 games, 2 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Came through Wigan system from U15s to Super League debut 2016
 Sponsred by:  LISA
 
Ricky Bailey
Squad Number 22
Date of Birth 25-Apr-97
Position Fullback
Signed from St Helens (season long loan)
Other former club (s) n/a
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2015
Career record 2 games
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours England Academy
Miscellaneous Born Telford, developed through Midlands Regional Development camp
 Sponsored by: Pam Ties
 
Jonah Cunningham
Squad Number 23
Date of Birth 20-Aug-97
Position Forward
Signed from St Helens (season long loan)
Other former club (s) Sheffield (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,448
Year of senior debut 2017
Career record 3 games
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Made senior debut on loan to Sheffield in 2017
 Sponsored by:  The O’Donnell Family
 
Jack Blagbrough
Squad Number 24
Date of Birth 18-Jan-94
Position Prop
Signed from Mackay Cutters
Other former club (s) Huddersfield, Sheffield, York (loan), Oldham (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 39 games, 7 tries, 1 goal
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Played for Mackay Cutters in 2017 Intrust Super Cup
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Ilias Bergal
Squad Number 25
Date of Birth 06-Apr-96
Position Winger
Signed from Catalans Dragons
Other former club (s) Swinton (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,445
Year of senior debut 2017
Career record 9 games, 5 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours France 3 games
Miscellaneous Played for France at 2017 World Cup
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Jordan Dezaria
Squad Number 26
Date of Birth 06-Nov-96
Position Forward
Signed from Catalans Dragons
Other former club (s) Avignon
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2016
Career record 5 games
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Made Super League debut for Catalans at Warrington, June 2016
 Sponsored by: The O’Donnell Family
 
Ryan Bailey
Squad Number 29
Date of Birth 11-Nov-83
Position Forward
Signed from Workington Town
Other former club (s) Toronto Wolfpack, Warrington Wolves, Castleford Tigers, Hull KR, Leeds Rhinos
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number
Year of senior debut 2002
Career record 361 games, 24 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career
Representative honours Great Britain, England, Yorkshire
Miscellaneous Ryan appeared for Leeds Rhinos in six Super League Grand Final winning teams between 2004 and 2012 and won a Challenge Cup winner’s medal with the Rhinos in 2014
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Micky Higham
Squad Number 30
Date of Birth 18 Sep 1980
Position Hooker
Signed from Warrington Wolves
Other former club (s) Leigh Centurions, St Helens, Wigan Warriors,
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,153
Year of senior debut 1999
Career record  506 Appearances – 129 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career (up to end of 2017) 103 Appearances – 38 tries – Team Captain in 2016 & 2017
Representative honours Great Britain, England
Miscellaneous
 Sponsored by: Glazing Installations

 

Adam Walne
Squad Number 32
Date of Birth 03-Oct-90
Position Forward
Signed from Huddersfield Giants (on loan until end of 2018 season)
Other former club (s) Salford Red Devils
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,456
Year of senior debut 2012
Career record 89 games, 5 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Elder Brother of Jordan Walne
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Josh Johnson
Squad Number 33
Date of Birth 25-Jul-94
Position Prop Forward
Signed from Hull KR (on loan until end of 2018 Season)
Other former club (s) Huddersfield Giants, Redcliffe Dolphins
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 89 games, 3 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours England Academy
Miscellaneous
Sponsored by: LISA
Will Dagger
Squad Number 34
Date of Birth 21 Feb 1999
Position Full Back
Signed from Hull KR (on loan until end of 2018 season)
Other former club (s) Warrington Wolves
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number n/a
Year of senior debut 2017
Career record 14 games, 4 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours England Academy
Miscellaneous
 Sponsored by: Atico Hair & Beauty
Jordan Walne
Squad Number 35
Date of Birth 28-Dec-92
Position Forward
Signed from Hull KR (on loan until end of 2018 season)
Other former club (s) Salford Red Devils
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number
Year of senior debut 2013
Career record 87 games, 8 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours N/A
Miscellaneous Younger brother of Adam Walne
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