Henry Pyrgos

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Henry Pyrgos
File:Henry Pyrgos October 2014 (cropped).jpg
Pyrgos feeding the scrum, October 2014
Full name Henry Benjamin Pyrgos
Date of birth (1989-07-09) 9 July 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth Dorchester, Dorset, England
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 80 kg (12 st 8 lb)
School Bryanston School
University Loughborough University
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Scrum-Half
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2010– Glasgow Warriors 98 (54)
correct as of 6 September 2015.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2012–
2010–2012
2009
Scotland
Scotland A
Scotland u20
17

10
(20)

(0)
correct as of 27 September 2015.

Henry Benjamin Pyrgos (born 9 July 1989) is a Scottish International rugby union player. His regular playing position is scrum-half. He plays for Glasgow Warriors in the PRO12.[1] He has also represented both Scotland A and Scotland Under 20.[2][3]

On 24 October 2012 he was named in the full Scottish national team for the 2012 end-of-year rugby union tests.[4] On 6 November 2012, Pyrgos was announced as a substitute for the Scotland versus New Zealand match, the first of the end-of-year test series, and made his debut when he was brought on in the final five minutes of the match.[5]

International Career

His first cap appearance on 11 November was against New Zealand at Murrayfield when he made a substitute appearance for the last five minutes, the final score was 22–51. His second cap appearance on 17 November was against South Africa at Murrayfield when he scored his first international try, however Scotland still lost with a final score of 10–21. His third cap appearance was against Tonga on 24 November where he made the starting line up. This game was played in Pittodrie in Aberdeen and they lost 15–21.

References

  1. "Henry Pyrgos Glasgow Warriors profile". Retrieved 25 Oct 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Henry Pyrgos Scotland squad profile". Retrieved 25 Oct 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Henry Pyrgos IRB JWC 2009 profile". Retrieved 25 Oct 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Seven rookies in Scotland squad". Retrieved 25 Oct 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Scotland squad announced for New Zealand match". Retrieved 6 Nov 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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