Jeremy Paul

Jeremy Paul

Jeremy Paul
Full name Jeremy Paul
Date of birth (1977-03-14) 14 March 1977
Place of birth Hamilton, New Zealand
Height 186 cm (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Weight 102 kg (16 st 1 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Hooker, Prop
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1998- 2006 Australia 72 (70)
correct as of 12 Sept 2006.
Sevens national teams
Years Club / team Comps

Jeremy Paul (born 14 March 1977) is a New Zealand-born Australia rugby union player. He played hooker for the Wallabies and the ACT Brumbies.

At the end of 2005, Paul was awarded the John Eales Medal, receiving 194 votes from his teammates.[2] He ruptured a tendon during the Wallabies 24-16 Tri-Nations' loss to South Africa in September 2006 and underwent surgery, and was forced to miss the European tour.[3]

He has won 72 caps for Australia and 112 Super Rugby caps for the ACT Brumbies.

In May 2007 Paul signed with Gloucester Rugby for the start of the 2007/08 season but, for contractual reasons, he was not able to join the squad until after the 2007 Rugby World Cup.[4] He made his Gloucester Rugby debut on 27 October 2007 in the Anglo-Welsh EDF Energy Cup against Newcastle Falcons.


  1. ^ "2001 Australian Wallabies squad - British & Irish Lions Tour".  
  2. ^ "Jeremy Paul wins 2005 John Eales Medal" (Press release). Sports Australia. 15 October 2005. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  3. ^ "Paul could miss Wallabies' tour". CNN. Cable News Network. 14 September 2006. Retrieved 4 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Gloucester sign Aussie star Paul". BBC News. 15 May 2007. 

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Preceded by
David Lyons
John Eales Medal
Succeeded by
Chris Latham