Sam Thaiday

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Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Born
Wednesday, 12th June, 1985
Current Age
32 years and 133 days
Place Of Birth
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Awards & Accolades

Dally M Second Rower Of The Year
2010, 2011
Ron McAuliffe Medal
2010
Ken Stephen Memorial Award
2011
RLIF Second Rower Of The Year
2011

Known Family Links

Cousin
Milton Thaiday

Biography

NSW-born (Sydney) Townsville junior (Brothers) made his first grade debut for the Broncos in 2003. It took Sam Thaiday, a big, mobile, bullocking style of prop, several seasons to cement a first grade position but in 2006 he regularly started games in the back row. That year he represented Queensland in three matches as an interchange player and following Brisbane’s grand final win against Melbourne (in which he played second row) Thaiday made his Test debut in Australia’s 20-15 win over NZ in Melbourne – again from the interchange bench. His only other Test appearance in Australia’s successful Tri-Nations campaign was in Australia’s 23-12 loss to Great Britain in Sydney.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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International

Test Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 2006, 2009-17 34 2 -   - 8 28 5 1 82.35% Match list
Overall 2006-2017 34 2 0   0 8 28 5 1 82.35% Match list

World Cup Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Australia 2006-2013 5 - -   - - 5 0 0 100.00% Match list
Overall 2013 5 0 0   0 5 0 0 100.00% Match list


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Queensland 2006, 2008-17 29 3 -   - 12 20 9 0 68.97% Match list
Overall 2006-2017 29 3 0   0 12 20 9 0 68.97% Match list


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Brisbane NRL 2003 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2004 8 - -   - - 4 3 1 50.00% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2005 14 1 -   - 4 7 7 0 50.00% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2006 20 2 -   - 8 14 6 0 70.00% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2007 16 1 1 / 2 50.00% - 6 5 11 0 31.25% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2008 22 8 -   - 32 15 7 0 68.18% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2009 23 3 -   - 12 16 7 0 69.57% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2010 22 2 -   - 8 10 12 0 45.45% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2011 21 3 -   - 12 16 5 0 76.19% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2012 21 4 -   - 16 11 10 0 52.38% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2013 21 2 -   - 8 9 11 1 42.86% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2014 19 4 -   - 16 9 10 0 47.37% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2015 23 2 -   - 8 15 8 0 65.22% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2016 22 4 -   - 16 16 6 0 72.73% Match list
Brisbane NRL 2017 26 3 -   - 12 17 9 0 65.38% Match list
Overall 2003-2017 279 39 1 / 2 50.00% 0 158 164 113 2 58.78% Match list

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Brisbane 2003-17 279 39 1 / 2 50.00% - 158 164 113 2 58.78% Match list
Overall 2003-2017 279 39 1 / 2 50.00% 0 158 164 113 2 58.78% Match list

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Brisbane 2003-2017 24 1 -   - 4 10 14 0 41.67% Match list
Overall 2004-2017 24 1 0   0 4 10 14 0 41.67% Match list

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Brisbane 2003-17 281 39 1   - 158 165 114 2 58.72% Match list
Overall 2003-2017 281 39 1   0 158 165 114 2 58.72% Match list

Your Say

Dale Deem says: Sam thaiday is the best (12/06/2017)

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Last modified: Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:48:34 +1100 (Sydney time)