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Waqa Blake

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Panthers

Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
98 kg
Age:
23
Date of Birth:
26 October 1994
Birthplace:
Lautoka, FIJ
Nickname:
-
Debut Club:
Penrith Panthers
Opposition:
North Queensland Cowboys
Date:
06 April 2015
Round:
5
Previous Club:
-
Junior Club:
Brighton Seagulls
Biography:

A rangy centre combined with blistering pace capable of causing havoc on the edges.

After being spotted playing in Western Australia, Blake moved to the Panthers and was part of the Premiership-winning NYC side in 2013. He made the step up to ISP NSW in 2014 and scored in their Grand Final win.

His NRL debut followed the next year and earned instant recognition with a NSW City Origin call up. By season’s end he became a regular in the Panthers first grade side.

Career

Appearances
73
Tries
29

2018 Season

Appearances
11

Scoring

Tries
9

Attack

Try Assists
3
Line Breaks
6
Tackle Breaks
49

Passing

Receipts
121

Defence

Tackles Made
126
Missed Tackles
16
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
93.3
Total Running Metres
1026

Fantasy

Total Points
442
Average Points
40.2

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
1 Eels Won 24 - 14 Centre 80 2 - 8 - - 1 6 18 2 11 18 - 124 - -
2 Rabbitohs Won 18 - 14 Centre 80 1 - 4 2 - 1 4 21 1 13 13 3 89 - 2
3 Bulldogs Lost 20 - 18 Centre 80 - - - - - - 2 17 - 6 15 1 52 - -
4 Cowboys Won 14 - 33 Centre 80 1 - 4 - - - - 18 - 9 4 1 43 14 -
5 Eels Won 6 - 12 Centre 69 - - - - - - - 12 1 6 18 1 33 - -
17 Warriors Won 36 - 4 Centre 80 1 - 4 - - - 10 34 - 13 7 - 144 - -
18 Sharks Lost 12 - 24 Centre 80 1 - 4 12 - 1 8 56 2 22 6 - 152 12 -
19 Broncos Lost 50 - 18 Centre 80 1 - 4 - 1 1 7 12 - 10 11 2 81 - -
20 Sea Eagles Won 24 - 28 Centre 80 1 - 4 - 1 - 5 30 2 14 9 - 161 8 -
21 Raiders Won 40 - 31 Centre 80 - - - - - - 2 15 1 7 16 5 48 - -
22 Titans Won 16 - 17 Centre 84 1 - 4 - 1 2 5 15 1 10 9 3 93 - -

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Goal Conversion Rate Forced Drop Outs Try Assists Linebreaks Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Tackle Efficiency Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Panthers 2015 18 6 12 - 33% 5 - 20 - - - - 1 7 236 210 41 80.79% 1,514 84.14 112 499 27.7
Panthers 2016 21 12 9 - 57% 8 - 32 45 2.16 - - 4 11 213 253 44 78.59% 1,736 82.68 155 582 27.7
Panthers 2017 23 13 10 - 57% 7 - 28 31 1.34 - 1 8 13 284 245 42 73.83% 2,156 93.75 174 731 31.8
Panthers 2018 11 8 3 - 73% 9 - 36 14 1.26 - - 3 6 121 126 16 83.70% 1,026 93.31 2 442 40.2

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Goal Conversion Rate Try Assists Linebreaks Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Tackle Efficiency Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Panthers 2015 2018 73 39 34 - - 29 - 116 90 1.23 - 16 37 - 834 143 - 6,433 88.00 445 2,263 31.0

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