Jerry Sexton

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Jerry Sexton

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Biography

28-year-old Jerry Sexton joined the Knights in January 2021 from South African PRO14 outfit Southern Kings.

The former Ireland Under 20 signed with the Port Elizabeth side in April 2019 on a three-year deal in April 2019 but flew home in March last year ahead of South Africa’s Covid lockdown.

Brother to Ireland’s fly-half & Captain Johnny, Jerry enjoyed two seasons in the Championship with Jersey Reds before moving to South Africa. Sexton played 53 times for The Reds, scoring 8 tries and skippering the side.

After progressing through Leinster age grade set up, Jerry spent time with Exeter Chiefs before joining London Irish and helping the Exiles win promotion from the Championship in 2017.