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Shane Wright

2nd Row

Cowboys

Player Bio

Height:
188 cm
Weight:
104 kg
Age:
22
Date of Birth:
13 March 1996
Birthplace:
Perth, WA
Nickname:
Wrighty
Debut Club:
North Queensland Cowboys
Opposition:
Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks
Date:
19 August 2017
Round:
24
Previous Club:
-
Junior Clubs:
Proserpine Whitsunday Brahmans, Burleigh Bears
Biography:

Back-rower Shane Wright joined the Cowboys after two seasons in the Gold Coast Titans’ under-20 program.

He played 26 games across the two seasons with the young Titans and joined the Cowboys on a two-year deal.

The athletic youngster, 21, endured an arduous 2017, twice breaking his jaw while playing for the Mackay Cutters in the Queensland Cup.

He returned strongly both times and was rewarded for his resilience when, in Round 24 versus the Sharks, he was called upon to make his NRL debut.

After playing one game in his debut 2017 season, Shane Wright added two more to his resume in 2018.

A hamstring injury at training the following week robbed Wright of any more NRL action in 2019. He would return three weeks later, but was forced to finish the season in the Queensland Cup.

Wright is signed with the Cowboys to the end of 2020.

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Favourite movie: Surf’s Up
Favourite sports team: West Coast Eagles
Favourite athlete growing up: LeBron James
Who would play you in a movie?: Matthew McConaughey
If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?: Chicken pasta
Most ridiculous fact you know: Australian cricketer David Boon is said to have consumed 52 cans of beers on a flight from Sydney to London in 1989
First CD: Hybrid Theory – Linkin Park
Run on song: Enter Sandman – Metallica
Event you would most like to attend: Super Bowl
One superpower: Teleportation
Childhood career ambition: A professional cricketer
Pre-game meal: Subway / chicken sandwich / banana
Favourite joke: What do you call a man with no shins? Toe knee
One word to describe yourself: Mysterious

Career

Appearances
3
Tries
0

2018 Season

Appearances
2

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Line Breaks
0
Line Break Assists
0

Passing

Offloads
1

Defence

Tackles Made
52
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
46.6
Total Running Metres
93

Fantasy

Total Points
60
Average Points
30

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
16 Rabbitohs Lost 21 - 20 Interchange 52 - - - - - 1 29 - 9 23 1 62 62 -
18 Raiders Lost 38 - 12 2nd Row 62 - - - - - - 11 1 5 29 2 30 30 -

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Cowboys 2017 1 - 1 - - - - - - - 20 4 79 79.80 - 20 20.0
Cowboys 2018 2 - 2 - - - - - - 1 52 3 93 46.55 - 60 30.0

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Cowboys 2017 2018 3 - 3 - - - - - - 1 72 7 172 57.00 - 79 26.3

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