The Leicester Tigers squad for 2022/2023

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Here is the list of players of Leicester for the 2022/2023 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
England Dan COLE Prop 35 y/o 09/05/1987 1.91 m 123 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 5.17 lb; 271.17 lb PRO
England Dan RICHARDSON Prop 26 y/o 25/03/1996 1.85 m 119 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
South Africa François VAN WYK Prop 31 y/o 30/07/1991 1.90 m 119 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
Ireland James CRONIN Prop 32 y/o 23/11/1990 1.84 m 118 kg 6 ft 18 st; 260.15 lb PRO
England James WHITCOMBE Prop 22 y/o 20/11/2000 1.88 m 120 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
England Joe HEYES Prop 23 y/o 13/04/1999 1.93 m 126 kg 6 ft 4 in 19 st 11.78 lb; 277.78 lb PRO
Samoa Nephi LEATIGAGA Prop 29 y/o 05/12/1993 1.92 m 149 kg 6 ft 4 in 23 st 6.49 lb; 328.49 lb PRO
England Tom WEST Prop 27 y/o 11/02/1996 1.84 m 117 kg 6 ft 18 st; 257.94 lb PRO 2023
England Will HURD Prop 23 y/o 29/06/1999 1.87 m 121 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO
England Charlie CLARE Hooker 31 y/o 16/12/1991 1.84 m 123 kg 6 ft 19 st; 271.17 lb PRO
United-States Joe TAUFETE'E Hooker 30 y/o 04/10/1992 1.83 m 125 kg 6 ft 19 st; 275.58 lb PRO
Argentina Julián MONTOYA Hooker 29 y/o 29/10/1993 1.84 m 113 kg 6 ft 17 st; 249.12 lb PRO
Australia Nic DOLLY Hooker 23 y/o 11/06/1999 1.82 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb PRO
England Calum GREEN Lock 32 y/o 15/07/1990 1.93 m 119 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
Scotland Cameron HENDERSON Lock 23 y/o 13/01/2000 1.99 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Zimbabwe Eli SNYMAN Lock 27 y/o 25/01/1996 2.01 m 119 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
England Harry WELLS Lock 29 y/o 29/09/1993 1.96 m 120 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
England Ollie CHESSUM Lock 22 y/o 06/09/2000 2.00 m 118 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
England George MARTIN Back row 21 y/o 18/06/2001 1.98 m 118 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
South Africa Hanro LIEBENBERG Back row 27 y/o 10/10/1995 1.97 m 118 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
South Africa Jasper WIESE Back row 27 y/o 21/10/1995 1.89 m 110 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Wales Olly CRACKNELL Back row 28 y/o 26/05/1994 1.91 m 115 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
New Zealand Sean JANSEN Back row 23 y/o 10/05/1999 1.91 m 118 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
Wales Tommy REFFELL Back row 23 y/o 27/04/1999 1.85 m 98 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
England Ben YOUNGS Scrum-half 33 y/o 05/09/1989 1.79 m 92 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO
England Harry SIMMONS Scrum-half 25 y/o 25/11/1997 1.81 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
England Jack VAN POORTVLIET Scrum-half 21 y/o 15/05/2001 1.83 m 84 kg 6 ft 13 st; 185.19 lb PRO
England Sam WOLSTENHOLME Scrum-half 23 y/o 21/06/1999 1.80 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO
England Tom WHITELEY Scrum-half 27 y/o 17/12/1995 1.75 m 85 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO
England Charlie ATKINSON Fly-half 21 y/o 06/10/2001 1.82 m 88 kg 6 ft 13 st; 194.01 lb PRO
England Freddie BURNS Fly-half 32 y/o 13/05/1990 1.83 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Handré POLLARD Fly-half 28 y/o 11/03/1994 1.89 m 98 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
New Zealand Jimmy GOPPERTH Fly-half 39 y/o 29/06/1983 1.78 m 90 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
Ireland Dan KELLY Centre 21 y/o 16/06/2001 1.83 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO
England Guy PORTER Centre 26 y/o 23/01/1997 1.87 m 97 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
Scotland Matt SCOTT Centre 32 y/o 30/09/1990 1.87 m 101 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO
Fiji Phil COKANASIGA Centre 21 y/o 31/07/2001 1.83 m 98 kg 6 ft 15 st; 216.05 lb PRO
England Chris ASHTON Winger 35 y/o 29/03/1987 1.83 m 93 kg 6 ft 14 st; 205.03 lb PRO
England Harry POTTER Winger 25 y/o 15/12/1997 1.85 m 95 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
Tonga Hosea SAUMAKI Winger 30 y/o 10/05/1992 1.90 m 106 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2023
England Marcus RAMAGE Winger 24 y/o 27/05/1998 - - - - PRO
England Anthony WATSON Fullback 28 y/o 26/02/1994 1.88 m 93 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO 2023
England Freddie STEWARD Fullback 22 y/o 05/12/2000 1.96 m 101 kg 6 ft 5 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO
Fiji Kini MURIMURIVALU Fullback 33 y/o 15/05/1989 1.76 m 97 kg 5 ft 9 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
England Mike BROWN Fullback 37 y/o 04/09/1985 1.83 m 93 kg 6 ft 14 st; 205.03 lb PRO 2023

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Leicester Tigers squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Afrique du sud Cameron MIELL Prop - - - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Ollie CRANE Prop 18 y/o 26/04/2004 1.89 m 111 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Riley WILLIAMS Prop 19 y/o 23/05/2003 1.85 m 109 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Tim HOYT Prop 19 y/o 31/03/2003 1.89 m 125 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Archie VANES Hooker 21 y/o 16/09/2001 1.83 m 105 kg 6 ft 16 st; 231.49 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Nathan LANGDON Hooker 21 y/o 21/05/2001 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Seb SMITH Hooker 20 y/o 06/09/2002 1.92 m 112 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Finn CARNDUFF Lock 18 y/o 10/03/2004 1.94 m 105 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Lewis CHESSUM Lock 19 y/o 27/02/2003 2.00 m 118 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Rob CARMICHAEL Lock 19 y/o 04/04/2003 2.10 m 116 kg 6 ft 11 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Tom MANZ Lock 21 y/o 19/07/2001 2.02 m 116 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Chester OWEN Back row 19 y/o 14/11/2003 1.92 m 108 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Emeka ILIONE Back row 20 y/o 20/03/2002 1.86 m 105 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Joshua MANZ Back row 18 y/o 22/03/2004 - - - - ACADEMY
Fidji Simon KOROIYADI Back row 18 y/o 13/04/2004 1.90 m 108 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Charlie BRIERS Scrum-half 20 y/o 04/08/2002 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Josh GOODWIN Scrum-half - - - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Sam EDWARDS Scrum-half 20 y/o 14/06/2002 1.82 m 85 kg 6 ft 13 st; 187.39 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre George DANIELS Fly-half 18 y/o 03/06/2004 1.77 m 82 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb ACADEMY
Australie Jed WALSH Fly-half 19 y/o 29/05/2003 1.84 m 82 kg 6 ft 12 st; 180.78 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Morgan MEREDITH Fly-half 18 y/o 01/07/2004 1.80 m 84 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre George LOOSE Centre 18 y/o 02/07/2004 1.78 m 83 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Jacob CUSICK Centre 19 y/o 31/05/2003 1.88 m 92 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Joe WOODWARD Centre 19 y/o 17/09/2003 1.85 m 94 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Joe BROWNING Winger 21 y/o 14/04/2001 1.90 m 100 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb ACADEMY

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
England Gabriel OGHRE Hooker 24 PRO Gone to Bordeaux as injury cover
England Tom COWAN-DICKIE Hooker 31 PRO short-term deal ended
Australia Tom HORTON Hooker 25 PRO short-term contract ended
England Richard WIGGLESWORTH Scrum-half 39 PRO he has been named as Leicester Tigers' interim head coach
Australia Bryce HEGARTY Fly-half 30 PRO Gone to Western Force
Fiji Nemani NADOLO Winger 35 PRO Gone to Australia, Two Blues club, before Waratahs
Australia Lachlan SHELLEY Fullback 22 PRO gone to australia

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Ollie CRANE - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Richard WIGGLESWORTH - 39 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : George DANIELS - 82 kg
  • Heaviest player : Nephi LEATIGAGA - 149 kg
  • Average weight : 105 kg