Matt Smith

First Team

Matt Smith

Player Stats

Position

Lock

Date of birth

26/10/1989

Height

6ft 8in

Weight

118KG

Biography

Matt was the first signing of the 2019/20 season as the second row put pen to paper on a one-year-contract with Doncaster as he made the move to South Yorkshire, after over 100 league appearances for Yorkshire Carnegie.

The 29-year-old came through the Carnegie academy after studying at the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (UWIC) for a degree in Sports Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Massage.

In his first two seasons he made over 40 appearances and was a key player in the 2013-14 season as the Leeds based side made it through to the Play Offs and the British and Irish Cup Final.

The lock is also forwards coach at National One league side Rotherham Titans and made 19 appearances last campaign for Yorkshire Carnegie.