Player Profile

Greg Burke

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Greg Burke

position Front Row
D.O.B12/02/1993
Weight 110kg
Height 185cm
Sponsor Skin Deep Aesthetics

Biography

 

Wigan born Greg played his junior rugby for Ince Rose Bridge before joining Wigan at the age of 13, signing his first professional contract at 16. Before making his Super League debut for the Warriors he had represented England at U15, U16 an U18 levels as well as making Grand Final appearances for the club's U18 and U20 teams, collecting a Winners' medal in the latter. Having made his senior bow with the Scorpions Greg cites his career highlight as his Wigan debut in a 17-17 draw with Warrington in February 2013, while further senior rugby came with Bradford, Leigh, Workington and a season's loan with Hull KR.  Having made his 100th career appearance in 2016 future ambitions are to appear in Finals and win trophies with the Vikings. Away from rugby 'Burkey' enjoys playing Pool, Darts and Snooker while being a big fan of Manchester United, and keen follower of Miami Heat and New York Knicks basketball teams.

 

Career record as at 31st October 2016                       100 apps; 3 tries; 12 points