Date of birth: 19/10/1987
Heritage number: 1027
Height: 5ft 11
Previous club: Crusaders RL
Representative honours: Wales
Wigan Debut: vs Huddersfield (H), sub, lost 16-20 at DW Stadium, 05/02/2012
World Club Challenge: 2017
Super League: 2013, 2016, 2018 GFs
Challenge Cup: 2013
League Leaders’ Shield: 2012
A heavyweight inside Wigan’s pack, Ben Flower has helped the Warriors to six major trophies in his six years at the Club.
- Started his rugby career in rugby union at Bedwas RU and represented Wales at Under-17, 18, 19 and 20s level.
- Switched to rugby league with Crusaders RL, playing for the Crusaders Colts side in 2007 and later making his Crusaders Rugby League debut in 2008 .
- Made his international debut for Wales in 2008 and represented his country in the 2011 Four Nations and the 2013 World Cup .
- Played 66 times for the Crusaders, before joining Wigan ahead of the 2012 season .
- Helped the Club to secure the League Leaders’ Shield in 2012 and the double (Challenge Cup and Super League Grand Final) in 2013.
- Won the 2017 World Club Challenge after featuring in the victory against Cronulla Sharks.
- Played in both the 2016 and 2018 Grand Final wins vs Warrington Wolves.
- Made 20 appearances under Adrian Lam in 2019.