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What position was Cooper Cronk?

What position was Cooper Cronk?

NRL legend Cooper Cronk lands new job as director for Queensland Rugby League. NRL legend Cooper Cronk has landed a new job, after he was appointed as an independent director for Queensland Rugby League (QRL).

Did Cooper Cronk play rugby union?

Cooper Cronk was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He attended St. Laurence’s College, South Brisbane from 1994 to 2001, where he was in the School’s 1st XV rugby union side for a number of years. He started his career playing Rugby Union in Brisbane.

How many tries did Cooper Cronk score?

Career By Season /

Summary Scoring
Year Tries
Storm 2017 6
Roosters 2018 5
Roosters 2019 4

How many times did Cooper Cronk represent Australia?

Cronk earned 38 caps for Australia — winning both World Cups that he played in — and played 22 times for Queensland in State of Origin. The inspirational halfback retired from representative football after the 6-0 World Cup final victory over England in 2017.

How many NRL games did Johnathan Thurston play?

Thurston was the only player to play in all 24 games of Queensland’s eight-year State of Origin winning streak from 2006, having played 36 consecutive Origin matches from his debut in 2005….Johnathan Thurston.

Personal information
Position Halfback, Five-eighth

Is Cooper Cronk a Queenslander?

The former Queensland and Australian halfback was appointed to the QRL Board as an independent director in July, 2021. As the Chair of the QRL Pathways and Performance Committee, Cronk is passionate about ‘giving back’ to the game and helping Queensland produce elite players of the future.

How good was Cooper Cronk?

Cronk secured his third consecutive NRL crown and added his fourth overall to an already impressive CV. By the end of his career he had made 372 appearances and scored 101 tries at domestic level, as well featuring 38 times and scoring 16 tries for the Kangaroos.

What is the biggest NRL score?

Game Records

Highest Scores
Team Score (T-G-F)
66 Manly 66 (11-11-0/0)
66 Sydney Bulldogs 66 (13-7-0/0)
66 Canberra 66 (12-9-0/0)

How many origins has Thurston won?

A magician with the ball whose show-and-go was something to behold, Thurston proved integral to Queensland’s unprecedented eight consecutive State of Origin series wins from 2006-2013. And he continually delivered for his country, finishing with the most Test points (382) for the Kangaroos.

How much money does Johnathan Thurston make a year?

1 million AUD (2014)Johnathan Thurston / Salary

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Who is on the QRL board?

Meet the board of directors behind the Queensland Rugby League.

  • Bruce Hatcher. QRL Chairman.
  • Brian Canavan. QRL South East Chairman.
  • Danny McGuire. QRL Central Chairman.
  • Leigh Anderson. QRL North Chairman.
  • Renita Garard. Independent Director.
  • Naomi McCarthy. Independent Director.
  • Darryl Van de Velde.
  • Cooper Cronk.

What is the lowest score in NRL history?

Lowest Scoring Matches (1998-2010)

Points Winning Team Score
6 Melbourne Storm 4-2
9 St. George Illawarra Dragons 8-1
8 Cronulla Sharks 6-2
10 Newcastle Knights 6-4

Who is the best NRL player of all time?

North Queensland Cowboys great Johnathan Thurston has been named the greatest player of the NRL era, beating out the likes of Andrew Johns and Cameron Smith.

What position did Cooper Cronk play in the NRL?

Cronk made his debut for the Melbourne Storm in 2004, starting as a utility back coming off the bench and playing at five-eighth, hooker and lock . In the 2006 NRL season, Cronk won the Dally M Halfback of the Year award. He also played at half-back for Melbourne in the 2006 NRL Grand Final loss to Brisbane.

What’s going on between Cameron Smith and Cooper Cronk?

The simmering feud between former NRL teammates Cameron Smith and Cooper Cronk has continued as they try put recent hostilities behind them. The pair shared a few words and a tense embrace after the Sydney Roosters defeated Melbourne Storm 14-6 at the SCG on Saturday night to book a spot in next week’s NRL grand final.

How old is Cooper Cronk?

Cooper Patrick Cronk (born 5 December 1983) is a former Australian professional rugby league footballer who played in the 2000s and 2010s.

Is there a rift between Cooper Cronk and Craig Bellamy?

Talk of a rumoured rift escalated after Cronk’s chokehold (pictured) on his former teammate Cameron Smith during last year’s NRL grand final Cronk shared a much warmer embrace with his former coach, Melbourne Storm’s Craig Bellamy as he prepares for his 375th and final NRL next Sunday.