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Martin Taupau

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Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
112 kg
Age:
28
Date of Birth:
03 February 1990
Birthplace:
Auckland, NZ
Nickname:
-
Debut Club:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
Opposition:
New Zealand Warriors
Date:
10 April 2010
Round:
5
Previous Clubs:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, Wests Tigers
Junior Club:
Padstow Panthers/Greenacre Tigers
Biography:
Regarded as the strongest player in the NRL for his ability to lift massive weights, Marty goes by the nick-name of ‘Kapow’. A powerful runner, strong defender and a prop with a tremendous offload, the experienced New Zealand international spearheads the Sea Eagles pack.

Off the field, Martin enjoys playing golf and lists his favourite character as Hercules, played by The Rock.

Career

Appearances
123
Tries
12

2018 Season

Appearances
15

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
66
Average Hit Ups
13.9
Post Contact Metres
809

Passing

Offloads
52

Defence

Tackles Made
441
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
161.1
Total Running Metres
2416

Fantasy

Total Points
860
Average Points
57.3

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
1 Knights Lost 19 - 18 Prop 51 - - - - - 2 44 6 19 29 2 181 145 36
2 Eels Won 54 - 0 Prop 36 - - - - - 6 38 5 18 13 - 148 110 38
3 Rabbitohs Lost 34 - 6 Prop 51 - - - - - 4 64 2 15 27 5 159 147 12
4 Raiders Won 32 - 16 Prop 51 - - - - - 1 62 4 19 22 1 200 155 45
5 Titans Lost 32 - 20 Prop 42 - - - - - 1 32 3 12 24 1 109 79 30
6 Wests Tigers Lost 12 - 38 Prop 50 - - - - - 3 43 3 16 29 1 119 99 20
7 Eels Lost 44 - 10 Prop 44 - - - - - 2 32 1 12 29 1 100 51 42
8 Knights Lost 12 - 18 Prop 62 - - - - - 15 102 3 24 43 4 247 238 10
9 Roosters Lost 22 - 20 Prop 57 - - - - - 7 91 3 29 26 1 290 201 81
10 Broncos Won 38 - 24 Prop 57 - - - - - 2 46 2 9 32 1 99 100 -
11 Storm Won 4 - 24 Prop 60 - - - - - 5 56 4 19 28 1 161 131 29
12 Raiders Lost 21 - 20 Prop 65 - - - - - 2 62 1 20 37 2 189 147 42
13 Cowboys Lost 12 - 26 Prop 58 - - - - - 5 31 7 17 47 6 107 102 -
14 Warriors Lost 14 - 34 Prop 54 - - - - - 11 75 3 18 30 2 186 186 -
15 Dragons Lost 32 - 8 Prop 53 - - - - - - 32 5 13 25 4 114 81 27

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Forced Drop Outs Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Bulldogs 2010 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - 11 - 20 20.00 - - -
Bulldogs 2011 3 1 2 - 33% - - - - - - 6 - 3 37 2 191 63.67 - - -
Bulldogs 2012 6 6 - - 100% 1 - 4 - - - 7 - - 65 3 277 46.17 - - -
Bulldogs 2013 11 5 6 - 45% - - - - - - 4 306 1 170 8 897 74.79 123 1 0.1
Wests Tigers 2014 24 10 14 - 42% 3 - 12 - - - 72 798 22 447 33 2,181 90.91 281 740 30.8
Wests Tigers 2015 21 6 15 - 29% 4 - 16 26 1.24 - 91 905 28 573 42 2,302 109.64 53 1,073 51.1
Sea Eagles 2016 20 7 13 - 35% 3 - 12 8 0.39 1 58 1068 32 536 34 2,847 142.39 160 995 49.8
Sea Eagles 2017 22 13 9 - 59% 1 - 4 - - - 87 1325 73 522 54 3,551 161.45 480 1,131 51.4
Sea Eagles 2018 15 4 11 - 27% - - - - - - 66 809 52 441 32 2,416 161.07 417 860 57.3

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Sea Eagles 2016 2018 57 24 33 - - 4 - 16 8 0.14 211 3202 157 1,499 120 8,815 154.00 1,058 2,998 52.6
Bulldogs 2010 2013 21 12 9 - - 1 - 4 - - 18 306 4 283 13 1,385 62.00 123 7 0.6
Wests Tigers 2014 2015 45 16 29 - - 7 - 28 26 0.58 163 1703 50 1,020 75 4,484 99.00 335 1,825 40.6

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