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Matt Hodgson
Australia
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Full name Matthew Hodgson
Born June 25, 1981, Sydney
Current age 33 years 36 days
Major teams Australia A, Australia Barbarians, Force, Australia
Position Back-row
Height 6 ft 1 in
Weight 227 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2010-2011 6 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 66.66
Bledisloe Cup 2010-2010 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
The Rugby Championship 2010-2011 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00

Career statistics
Test debut Australia v Fiji at Canberra, Jun 5, 2010 match details
Last Test Australia v South Africa at Sydney, Jul 23, 2011 match details
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Profile

Hodgson is Australia's renaissance man, forcing his way back into contention for an elusive first Australia cap in recent times after first coming close back in 2005 when he represented Australia A and the Australian Sevens team.

Hodgson broke back into those sides in 2008, and was further rewarded for strong form for the Western Force with a spot on the plane for the Wallabies 2009 end-of-year tour.

The flanker, who is regarded as versatile and hard-working, was the oldest of seven uncapped players to be selected for the Grand Slam attempt.

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Greg Growden's Super Rugby report card (Jul 15, 2014) Nick Cummins stars as Force maintain finals bid (Jul 5, 2014) Matt Hodgson going head-to-head with Richie McCaw (May 29, 2014) Michael Hooper returns to the top (May 26, 2014) Michael Foley slams Western Force's travel schedule (May 25, 2014) Matt Hodgson news and articles (34) »
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Jul 11, 2014
Matthew Hodgson fires a pass
Matthew Hodgson fires a pass
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May 24, 2014
Force's Matt Hodgson pushes to the line for a try
Force's Matt Hodgson pushes to the line for a try
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Mar 8, 2014
Western Force's Matt Hodgson crashes over the whitewash during his 100th match
Western Force's Matt Hodgson crashes over the whitewash during his 100th match
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Feb 24, 2012
Western Force flanker Matt Hodgson shifts the ball under pressure
Western Force flanker Matt Hodgson shifts the ball under pressure
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