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Simon Zebo













































About Simon Zebo

Irish fullback who by 2013 had scored 100 points for Munster after joining the squad in 2010.


Early life

He graduated from Presentation Brothers College before starting his professional career at age 20.


Trivia

He joined Ireland s national team in 2012, after playing for the U20 team in 2010.


Family of Simon Zebo

He grew up with a sister named Jessika.


Close associates of Simon Zebo

He became teammates with Michael Bent on Ireland s national rugby team in 2012.





















Gaël Fickou













































About Gaël Fickou

Rugby union centre who has risen to fame for his club career, including for Stade Toulousain between 2013-2018. He helped lead the club to the quarterfinals of the Heineken Cup in 2013, and made his international debut for France. 


Early life

He played his youth rugby career in Toulon s youth academy between 2009-2012. 


Trivia

He scored his first try in international competition for France during the 2013 summer New Zealand tour. He later signed with Stade Français in 2018. 


Family of Gaël Fickou

His family is of Senegalese descent. 


Close associates of Gaël Fickou

His playing style has earned comparisons to prominent New Zealand All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams. 





















Laurie Weeks













































About Laurie Weeks

Tighthead prop who joined the Melbourne Rebels in 2011 after previously playing for the Reds.


Early life

He was named Newcomer of the Year for the 2009 season by the Rugby Union Players Association.


Trivia

He started keeping a Weeks blog in 2012 detailing the life of a rugby player.


Family of Laurie Weeks

He was born to his mother, Christine, in 1986; he grew up with two sisters.


Close associates of Laurie Weeks

He and Gareth Delve both played for the Melbourne Rebels.





















Laurie Daley













































About Laurie Daley

Australian former rugby league player widely regarded as one of the best of his era. He is most famous for his fourteen-year stay with the Canberra Raiders, with whom he won three Premierships.


Early life

He played for the Junee Diesels as a sixteen-year-old.


Trivia

He was named the five-eight on the Indigenous Team of the Century.


Family of Laurie Daley

He has children named Will and Caitlin.


Close associates of Laurie Daley

He won three NRL Premierships with Raiders team captain Mal Meninga.





















Laurie Daniel













































About Laurie Daniel

Starred in both the Welsh rugby union and internationally for Wales.


Early life

He made his international debut on February 7, 1970, against Scotland.


Trivia

He played his club rugby for Newport RFC and Pontypool RFC.


Family of Laurie Daniel

He was born and raised in Wales.


Close associates of Laurie Daniel

He is one of Wales many notable international players, along with athletes such as Dai Young.





















Gus Risman













































About Gus Risman

Former rugby league footballer who won the 1942 Challenge Cup as a player-coach for the Leeds Rhinos at the age of forty-one. He was made a member of the Rugby League Hall of Fame in 1988.


Early life

He was born in Cardiff and began his professional rugby career with Salford in 1929.


Trivia

A street in the English town of Workington was christened with the name Risman Place in his memory.


Family of Gus Risman

He is the father of famous rugby footballers Bev and John Risman.


Close associates of Gus Risman

He and Brian Smith both coached the Bradford Bulls in rugby league.