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James Horwill
Australia
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Full name James Edward Horwill
Born May 29, 1985, Brisbane
Current age 29 years 57 days
Major teams Reds, Australia
Position Lock
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 255 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2007-2014 51 49 2 30 6 0 0 0 30 20 1 59.80
Bledisloe Cup 2008-2013 12 12 0 10 2 0 0 0 2 10 0 16.66
IRB Rugby World Cup 2011-2011 6 6 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 2 0 66.66
The Rugby Championship 2008-2013 20 20 0 10 2 0 0 0 8 12 0 40.00

Career statistics
Test debut Australia v Fiji at Perth, Jun 9, 2007 match details
Last Test Australia v France at Sydney, Jun 21, 2014 match details
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Lock James Horwill quickly became an important presence for both Queensland Reds and Australia following his Super Rugby debut in 2006.

He was called in to the Wallaby squad and made his international debut against Fiji in 2007, unluckily missing the cut for the Rugby World Cup squad after his first full season at elite level. Horwill was handed the Reds captaincy in 2008 despite his youth, leading by example as he produced form that would win him a recall to the Wallaby squad for their Test season.

He made an impact in their Bledisloe Cup showdown with the All Blacks in Sydney, dummying his way to a try in a famous 34-19 victory. A foot injury prematurely ended his season and he sat out their November Test tour of the northern hemisphere and the opening rounds of the Super 14.

Upon his return to fitness he was immediately recalled to the Wallaby setup, getting back in to competitive action against Italy and France before starting their Tri-Nations campaign against the All Blacks with a defeat.

After year out of the international arena, Horwill returned to the Wallabies squad and was named Wallabies captain ahead of the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand as he succeeded Rocky Elsom in the role.

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Jul 5, 2014
Queensland Reds' James Horwill watches from the bench
Queensland Reds' James Horwill watches from the bench
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May 17, 2014
James Horwill and the Reds react to defeat
James Horwill and the Reds react to defeat
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May 11, 2014
The Reds' James Horwill and Anthony Fainga'a tackle the Crusaders' Johnny McNicholl
The Reds' James Horwill and Anthony Fainga'a tackle the Crusaders' Johnny McNicholl
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Apr 26, 2014
Conrad Smith of the Hurricanes and James Horwill of the Reds share a moment's silence to mark Anzac Day
Conrad Smith of the Hurricanes and James Horwill of the Reds share a moment's silence to mark Anzac Day
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