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Gareth Widdop

Captain - Five-Eighth

Dragons

Player Bio

Height:
181 cm
Weight:
91 kg
Age:
29
Date of Birth:
12 March 1989
Birthplace:
Halifax, UK
Nickname:
Gaz
Debut Club:
Melbourne Storm
Opposition:
New Zealand Warriors
Date:
25 April 2010
Round:
7
Previous Club:
Melbourne Storm
Junior Clubs:
King Cross, Altona Roosters
Biography:

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St George Illawarra captain Gareth Widdop arrived at the Dragons ahead of the 2014 season.

The England international is a two-time recipient of the Red V Members Player of the Year award (2014-15), and was also awarded the Dragons Medal in 2017.
The Kings Cross junior made his Dragons debut against the Wests Tigers in the opening round of the 2014 season having made his first grade debut for the Melbourne Storm.

Widdop recently agreed to a four-year contract that will see him remain at the Dragons until at least the end of the 2021 season.

Career

Appearances
185
Tries
42

2018 Season

Appearances
22

Scoring

Tries
4
Goals
94

Kicking

Forced Drop Outs
9
Average Kicking Metres
141.7
Goal Conversion Rate

Attack

Try Assists
17
Line Break Assists
14

Passing

Offloads
17
Receipts
855

Defence

Tackles Made
274
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
46.1
Total Running Metres
1014

Fantasy

Total Points
818
Average Points
37.2

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Forced Drop Outs 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 Broncos Won 34 - 12 Five-Eighth 80 - 7 14 95 - 2 - 1 6 1 31 13 4 56 9 -
2 Sharks Won 16 - 20 Five-Eighth 80 - 4 8 103 - 2 - 3 6 - 45 10 - 38 - -
3 Titans Won 8 - 54 Five-Eighth 80 1 9 22 273 - 5 2 1 9 - 50 15 3 89 - -
4 Knights Won 30 - 12 Five-Eighth 80 - 5 10 250 2 - - - 8 1 48 12 3 39 - 1
5 Rabbitohs Won 16 - 12 Five-Eighth 80 - 4 8 176 1 - - - 10 - 36 11 4 38 - 13
6 Sharks Won 40 - 20 Five-Eighth 80 - 8 16 122 1 - - 3 8 2 44 9 4 52 - 4
7 Warriors Lost 20 - 12 Five-Eighth 80 - 2 4 88 - - - 3 10 3 36 13 1 35 - -
8 Roosters Won 24 - 8 Five-Eighth 80 - 4 8 109 1 2 - 1 3 - 40 18 2 37 - -
9 Storm Won 34 - 14 Five-Eighth 80 - 9 18 200 2 - - 1 6 1 47 7 3 70 - 17
10 Rabbitohs Lost 24 - 10 Five-Eighth 80 - 1 2 92 1 - - 2 18 1 41 13 4 75 - 19
11 Raiders Won 25 - 18 Five-Eighth 80 1 6 17 52 - - - 2 7 - 41 6 5 35 - -
12 Panthers Lost 28 - 2 Five-Eighth 80 - 1 2 281 - - - 3 1 1 39 16 6 6 - -
14 Bulldogs Won 16 - 18 Five-Eighth 80 - 3 6 126 - 1 - 1 13 2 32 16 6 40 - -
15 Sea Eagles Won 32 - 8 Five-Eighth 80 1 4 12 149 - - - 5 7 2 45 15 3 52 - -
16 Eels Won 20 - 18 Five-Eighth 80 - 4 8 258 - 1 - 1 7 - 39 15 2 17 - -
17 Storm Lost 52 - 30 Five-Eighth 80 - 5 10 230 - 1 - - 2 - 30 21 5 51 - -
18 Wests Tigers Lost 16 - 20 Five-Eighth 80 1 2 8 127 - - - 4 2 1 44 14 3 87 - -
19 Cowboys Won 10 - 24 Five-Eighth 80 - 4 8 124 - 1 - 1 9 2 36 13 2 41 - 4
20 Roosters Lost 36 - 18 Five-Eighth 80 - 3 6 59 - - - 1 - - 51 12 4 47 - 15
21 Warriors Lost 12 - 18 Five-Eighth 80 - 2 4 108 - 1 - - 16 - 47 11 1 88 - -
22 Eels Lost 40 - 4 Five-Eighth 28 - - - - - - - - - - 7 9 4 - - -
26 Broncos Won 18 - 48 Five-Eighth 57 - 7 14 95 1 1 - 2 - - 26 5 3 11 - -

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 Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Storm 2010 3 2 1 - 67% 1 3 10 19 6.33 75.00% - - 3 - 43 6 385 128.33 90 - -
Storm 2011 25 19 6 - 76% 2 7 23 1,718 68.72 63.64% - 16 11 - 484 73 1,844 73.76 63 - -
Storm 2012 26 20 6 - 77% 4 12 40 1,124 43.23 80.00% - 15 16 - 378 78 2,539 97.65 398 - -
Storm 2013 16 10 5 1 62% 3 3 18 1,005 62.82 100.00% 4 10 11 507 291 34 1,131 70.71 24 1 0.1
Dragons 2014 24 11 13 - 46% 3 61 137 5,330 222.09 66.30% 11 18 18 1,103 316 64 1,386 57.75 152 986 41.1
Dragons 2015 24 11 13 - 46% 9 73 182 4,964 206.82 78.49% 19 14 11 1,110 293 61 1,442 60.09 87 1,080 45.0
Dragons 2016 24 10 14 - 42% 6 54 133 5,207 216.96 70.13% 19 13 15 1,086 340 83 1,420 59.20 101 931 38.8
Dragons 2017 21 11 10 - 52% 10 75 191 4,859 231.37 80.65% 24 18 16 836 241 75 1,462 69.63 83 956 45.5
Dragons 2018 22 14 8 - 64% 4 94 205 3,117 141.70 83.93% 9 17 17 855 274 72 1,014 46.13 76 818 37.2

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Goal Conversion Rate Forced Drop Outs Try Assists Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Storm 2010 2013 70 51 18 1 - 10 25 91 3,866 55.23 75.76% - 41 41 - 1,196 191 5,899 84.00 575 3 0.2
Dragons 2014 2018 115 57 58 - - 32 357 848 23,940 208.17 76.45% - 80 77 - 1,460 353 6,634 57.00 481 4,794 41.7

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