6. George Williams

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Factfile

Position: Stand-off
Date of birth: 31/10/1994
Heritage number: 1046
Height: 180cm/5ft 11ins
Weight: 90kg/14st 2lbs
Previous club: Wigan Academy (Ince Rose Bridge & Wigan St Pats ARLFC)
Representative honours: England
Wigan Debut: vs Leigh (H), sub (one try), won 60-10 at DW Stadium, 19/04/2013

Honours

World Club Challenge: 2017
Super League: 2016, 2018 GFs
Super League Young Player of the Year: 2015

Profile

An England international half back and an integral part of the Wigan Warriors team

  • Renowned for his running game and excellent game management that has proven to unlock any defence in the big occasions, as seen in the 2018 Grand Final with a pin-point assist for Tom Davies’ try
  • Joined the Club’s scholarship system in 2010, after playing as a junior at Ince Rose Bridge and Wigan St Pats ARLFC
  • Scored a try on his First Team debut in the fourth round of the Challenge Cup in April 2013 in a 60-10 win over Leigh
  • Made breakthrough in 2014 and racked up over 50 points in 23 appearances
  • Given the number six shirt ahead of 2015 and earned many plaudits during a fine year, as he won the Super League Young Player of the Year Award
  • Played in the 2014 and 2015 Grand Finals against St Helens and Leeds
  • Made his England debut at the end of 2015, scoring a try in the win over France
  • Continued to impress in 2016, helping Wigan to Grand Final glory, which was his first major trophy with the Club
  • Played in the World Club Challenge win against Cronulla and also at Wembley in the 2017 Challenge Cup Final vs Hull FC
  • Represented England at the 2017 Rugby League World Cup in Australia
  • Scored six tries in 26 appearances in 2018 and claimed his second Grand Final ring after the triumph against Warrington
  • Named in the England squad for the three-match series against New Zealand and started in the halves in all three games
  • Won the 2018 Baskerville Trophy with England after the 2-1 series victory against the Kiwis

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2019 Statistics

  • 03 Games Played
  • 01 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions

Career Statistics

  • 152 Games Played
  • 47 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions
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Date Played Pos Result Score Try Goal Drop Goal Points
17/02/2019 Sydney Roosters SO L 8 - 20 0 0 0 0
08/02/2019 Leeds Rhinos SO W 34 - 16 1 0 0 4
31/01/2019 St Helens SO L 12 - 22 0 0 0 0

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