Player Profile

Greg Burke


Greg Burke

position Front Row
Weight 110kg
Height 185cm
Sponsor Liverpool Gin


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 and 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 he looks forward to appearing in Finals and winning trophies with the Vikings. Away from rugby 'Burkey' is a fan of Manchester United, Miami Heat and New York Knicks and enjoys playing Pool, Darts and Snooker.


Career record at 31st December 2017                         114 apps; 4 tries; 16 points