David Nelson

David Nelson
Position HookerD.O.B. 19/12/1994Height 6 ft 1Weight 117 KGSponsored By MS & TJ HaulageSponsors Link http://msandtjhaylage.com/about/

Hooker David Nelson made his time at Castle Park permanent in May 2017 following a successful spell with the Knights on dual-registration from Newcastle Falcons.

The 23-year-old hooker made 10 appearances for the Knights whilst contracted to the Falcons including featuring from the bench in each of the 2016/17 play-off semi-finals.

Nelson spent a decade in the Academy at Kingston Park, featuring for the Falcons A team and enjoying stints on loan with Tynedale and Darlington Mowden Park in National One.

He made his debut against Bucharest Wolves in the 2014/15 European Rugby Challenge Cup and went on to feature eight times for the Falcons first team.

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1 London Irish 39
2 Ealing Trailfinders 35
3 Jersey Reds 32
4 Nottingham 30
5 Bedford Blues 30
6 Cornish Pirates 30
7 Coventry 21
8 London Scottish 18
9 Doncaster Knights 17
10 Richmond 16
11 Hartpury College 11
12 Yorkshire Carnegie 7