9. Michael McIlorum

Hooker

Border Divide

Player Profile

Factfile

Position: Hooker

Date of birth: 10/01/1988

Heritage number: 1000

Height: 173cm/5ft 8ins

Weight: 88kg/13st 8lbs

Previous club: Wigan Academy (Stanningley ARLFC & Queens ARLFC)

Representative honours: England, Ireland

Wigan Debut: vs Harlequins (H), sub, won 25-6 at JJB Stadium, 08/06/2007

Sponsor: Tony Sedgewick-Logan

Honours

Super League Winner: 2010 GF, 2013 GF, 2016

Super League Finalist: 2015

Challenge Cup Winner: 2011, 2013

World Club Challenge Finalist: 2011, 2014

League Leader’s Shield Winner: 2010, 2012

Harry Sunderland Winner: 2010

Profile

  • Fearless hooker who has played a crucial role for Wigan for several years
  • One of the game’s best dummy halves who consistently demonstrates his vast array of skills from the play the ball
  • Originally from Leeds, he joined the Warriors in 2005 after impressing then Head of Youth Dean Bell
  • Made his first team debut under Brian Noble in 2007
  • Represented Ireland in the 2008 World Cup making three appearances

  • Helped Wigan win the Super League in 2010 and 2013 when he scored a crucial try in GF win over Warrington
  • Has won the Challenge Cup on two occasions with Wigan in 2011 & 2013

  • Made international debut for England in 2012 and played in 2013 World Cup

  • Picked up horrific ankle injury in 2016 WCS game against Brisbane that ended his 2016 season

  • Celebrates testimonial year with the Wigan Club in 2017

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2017 Statistics

  • 23 Games Played
  • 02 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions

Career Statistics

  • 243 Games Played
  • 24 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions
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Date Played Pos Result Score Try Goal Drop Goal Points
17/09/2017 Castleford Tigers HK L 20 - 38 0 0 0 0
08/09/2017 Hull FC HK W 30 - 22 0 0 0 0
01/09/2017 St Helens HK W 26 - 16 0 0 0 0
26/08/2017 Hull FC HK L 14 - 18 0 0 0 0
18/08/2017 Salford Red Devils HK W 42 - 6 0 0 0 0
11/08/2017 Huddersfield Giants HK W 18 - 4 0 0 0 0
04/08/2017 Leeds Rhinos HK L 16 - 32 0 0 0 0
30/07/2017 Salford Red Devils HK W 27 - 14 1 0 0 4
21/07/2017 Leeds Rhinos HK W 34 - 0 1 0 0 4
13/07/2017 Warrington Wolves HK L 10 - 16 0 0 0 0
08/07/2017 Catalans Dragons HK W 32 - 10 0 0 0 0
02/07/2017 Widnes Vikings HK W 28 - 12 0 0 0 0
23/06/2017 Huddersfield Giants HK D 19 - 19 0 0 0 0
17/06/2017 Warrington Wolves HK W 27 - 26 0 0 0 0
08/06/2017 Leigh Centurions HK L 34 - 50 0 0 0 0
03/06/2017 Hull FC HK L 26 - 39 0 0 0 0
29/05/2017 Wakefield Trinity HK L 30 - 42 0 0 0 0
25/05/2017 St Helens HK L 19 - 22 0 0 0 0
20/05/2017 Warrington Wolves HK D 24 - 24 0 0 0 0
14/05/2017 Swinton Lions HK W 42 - 12 0 0 0 0
29/04/2017 Castleford Tigers HK L 4 - 54 0 0 0 0
23/04/2017 Catalans Dragons Rep W 42 - 22 0 0 0 0
14/04/2017 St Helens Rep W 29 - 18 0 0 0 0

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