Joel Knight – Player Profile

Name:                 Joel Knight                                       

DOB:                   08/03/1992

Place of Birth:   Portsmouth                                     

Position:             Centre

Height:                5ft 10                                                

Weight:               90 kg

  • Previous Clubs/School: Oaklands School, UWIC RFC, UWIC RL, Wales Students RL


  • What do you do for a living? Rugby Development Manager at HRFC


  • How long have you played with HRFC? 10 years


  • Age You Played Your First Rugby Game And Who For: Under 6’s at Havant RFC.


  • Who is your favourite rugby player of all time, and why? Jonny Wilkinson he is huge in defence and controls a game better than anyone else.


  • What is your memorable rugby moment? Playing for Wales Students in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup.


  • Who is your funniest team mate, and why? The Pete Austin/Josh Blackburn combination. There’s never a quiet moment when these two are on form.


  •  Name 3 people you would invite to dinner: Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington, Will Smith


  • Favourite Quote/Saying: If winning isn’t everything, then why do they keep the score? (Vince Lombardi)


  • If You Were A Film Character Who Would You Be And Why? Iron Man, he seems to have it pretty good, loads of money and can fly!


  • If You Could Turn Back Time And Witness One Event, What Would It Be? See the Mayan Civilisation in all its glory


  • Which Teammate Is Most Likely To Spend Longest In The Shower? Grant Morris


  • What Is The One Piece Of Advice You Would Give To Children Playing Mini And Junior Rugby: Work hard, want to learn and enjoy what you are doing.


  • Which Cartoon Character Would You Like To Have A Date With?: Jessica Rabbit