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Leigh Halfpenny
Leigh Halfpenny
DOB22nd Dec 1988
BirthplaceSwansea, Wales
Height1.78 m (5' 10")
Weight88 kg (13 st 12 lb)
PositionFull Back
Club/RegionCardiff Blues
Test HonoursWales (53 caps)
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Leigh was central to the British & Irish Lions’ triumphant tour of Australia in 2013, scoring 49 of the team’s 79 points across the three Tests.

He has been similarly important for Wales, playing in all 10 fixtures as the nation secured back to back championship wins in 2012 and 2013, scoring 66 points and 74 points respectively, overtaking Shane Williams to go fifth on the all time points scorers list.

His debut came in November 2008 against the Springboks after impressing for Wales U20 in the inaugural Junior World Championship.

Date Opposition Tries Conv DG Pen YC RC Pts Mins
08/11/2014
Australia

2




4
31
22/11/2014
New Zealand








Total Played 2 0
2
0
0
0
0
4
31
CompetitionTeamPlayedTriesConvDGPenYCRCPts
2014-2015 - Test
Wales
2

2




4
2014-2015 Total

2

2




4
2013-2014 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
4

3

15


51
2013-2014 - Test
Wales
4

7

12


50
2013-2014 Total

8

10

27


101
2012-2013 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5
1
6

19


74
2012-2013 - Test
Wales
4

1

12


38
2012-2013 Total

9
1
7

31


112
2011-2012 - Friendly
Wales
3

4

11


41
2011-2012 - Rugby World Cup
Wales
5 +1
2


1


13
2011-2012 - Six Nations
Wales
5
2
7

14
1

66
2011-2012 - Test
Wales
2




1


2011-2012 Total

15 +1
4
11

26
2

120
2010-2011 - Six Nations
Wales
2



1


3
2010-2011 Total

2



1


3
2009-2010 - Friendly
Wales
6
1


6


23
2009-2010 - Six Nations
Wales
3 +1
2





10
2009-2010 - Test
Wales
1







2009-2010 Total

10 +1
3


6


33
2008-2009 - Friendly
Wales
3
2


1


13
2008-2009 - Six Nations
Wales
3
2


1


13
2008-2009 Total

6
4


2


26
Total - Test

13

10

24
1

92
Total - RBS 6 Nations

22 +1
7
16

50
1

217
Total - Friendly

12
3
4

18


77
Total - Rugby World Cup

5 +1
2


1


13
Total

52 +2
12
30
0
93
2
0
399
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