9. Sam Powell

Scrum-half

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Player Profile

Factfile

Position: Scrum-half/Hooker
Date of birth: 03/07/1992
Heritage number: 1041
Height: 178cm/5ft 10ins
Weight: 91kg/14st 4lbs
Previous club: Wigan Academy (Wigan St Pats ARLFC)
Representative honours: England Knights
Wigan Debut: vs Hull FC (H), scrum-half (one try), won 48-10 at DW Stadium, 03/08/2012

Honours

World Club Challenge: 2017
Super League: 2016, 2018 GFs
League Leaders’ Shield: 2012 (one appearance)

Profile

A double Super League Winner in 2016 and 2018 both against Warrington

  • A versatile player who is equally competent at half-back or hooker, as seen in 2016 when he was named Players’ Player of the Year after standing in at nine for much of the year
  • Joined Wigan at the age of 16 from Wigan St Pats ARLFC
  • Spent four years in the Club’s Academy and played a starring role in the 2011 Academy Grand Final win over Warrington
  • Made his First Team debut in August 2012, scoring a try in a win over Hull FC
  • Held down a regular spot in the First Team during 2014 and signed a new long-term deal with the Club on the eve of the 2015 season
  • Won the Super League Grand Final at the third attempt in 2016
  • Started at hooker in the 2017 World Club Challenge win over Cronulla and featured off the bench in the 2017 Challenge Cup Final vs Hull FC
  • Won his second Grand Final ring after starting at hooker against Warrington in 2018
  • Selected for the 2018 England Knights’ Tour of Papa New Guinea and played in both games, five years after his last appearance when he scored two tries against Samoa
  • Heading into his eighth season as a Wigan player, the 26-year-old signed a new three year contract in December 2018 that will see him bring up a decade of service with the Warriors

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2019 Statistics

  • 26 Games Played
  • 02 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions

Career Statistics

  • 189 Games Played
  • 21 Tries Scored
  • 00 Conversions
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Date Played Pos Result Score Try Goal Drop Goal Points
04/10/2019 Salford Red Devils HK L 4 - 28 0 0 0 0
27/09/2019 St Helens HK L 10 - 40 0 0 0 0
20/09/2019 Salford Red Devils HK W 18 - 12 0 0 0 0
12/09/2019 Castleford Tigers HK W 26 - 8 0 0 0 0
06/09/2019 Catalans Dragons HK W 46 - 12 0 0 0 0
01/09/2019 Wakefield Trinity HK W 24 - 16 1 0 0 4
16/08/2019 Warrington Wolves HK W 20 - 6 0 0 0 0
09/08/2019 Hull Kingston Rovers HK W 36 - 18 0 0 0 0
01/08/2019 Hull FC HK W 15 - 14 0 0 0 0
18/07/2019 Wakefield Trinity HK W 46 - 16 0 0 0 0
12/07/2019 St Helens HK L 10 - 32 0 0 0 0
05/07/2019 Hull Kingston Rovers HK W 52 - 10 0 0 0 0
28/06/2019 Salford Red Devils HK W 28 - 12 0 0 0 0
21/06/2019 Huddersfield Giants HK W 38 - 22 0 0 0 0
14/06/2019 Leeds Rhinos HK W 23 - 14 0 0 1 1
09/06/2019 Hull Kingston Rovers HK W 19 - 18 0 0 1 1
18/05/2019 Catalans Dragons HK L 16 - 33 0 0 0 0
02/05/2019 London Broncos Rep W 18 - 8 0 0 0 0
27/04/2019 Castleford Tigers Rep W 6 - 4 1 0 0 4
12/04/2019 Wakefield Trinity Rep L 20 - 30 0 0 0 0
08/03/2019 Huddersfield Giants HK L 6 - 14 0 0 0 0
03/03/2019 London Broncos HK L 16 - 18 0 0 0 0
24/02/2019 Hull FC HK L 22 - 23 0 0 0 0
17/02/2019 Sydney Roosters HK L 8 - 20 0 0 0 0
08/02/2019 Leeds Rhinos HK W 34 - 16 0 0 0 0
31/01/2019 St Helens HK L 12 - 22 0 0 0 0

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