Sam Tomkins

Player Info

Name
Sam Tomkins
Nickname
Stonkin (Wigan) Sammy
Date of Birth
23/3/1989
Place of Birth
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England
Height
180cm
Weight
79 kg
Nationality
England
Current Status
Playing for Wigan Warriors
Warriors #
185
Warriors Debut (Date and Match Details)
9th March 2014 vs Parramatta Eels
Junior Club
Wigan St Patricks
Signed From
Wigan Warriors
Position
Fullback, Five Eighth, Halfback
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Tomkins
  • Debuted for the Wigan Warriors against Whitehaven in a fifth round Challenge Cup match on 12 May 2008
  • Became the first player in Rugby League History to score five tries in a first grade debut
  • Was named Reserve Team Player of the Year at the Wigan inaugural awards evening in 2008
  • Debuted in the SuperLeague in Rnd 4 2009
  • Was named in the Super League Dream Team at stand-off in 2009
  • Voted by journalists in the Rugby League Writers' Association as Super League Young Player of the Year in 2009
  • Debuted for England in the four nations in 2009
  • Scored a Hatric on debut for England in 2009
  • Became Wigans first choice stand-off in 2010
  • Played in every match for Wigan in 2010
  • Won the League Leader's Shield with Wigan in 2010
  • Won the SuperLeauge grandfinal with Wigan, scoring a try, in 2010
  • Made his first appearance as fullback in Rnd 19 of 2010
  • Maintained his place in the Super League Dream Team as Standoff in 2010
  • With his brother Joel, they became the first brothers to ever feature on SuperLeague Dreamteam at the same time in 2010
  • Retained his Young Player of the Year title in 2010
  • Received the Albert Goldthorpe Medal for 'best and fairest' player of the season in 2010
  • Named Rookie of the Year by the Rugby League International Federation during the Four Nations in 2010
  • Made the most tackle breaks in the SuperLeague in 2010
  • Won the Challenge Cup with Wigan in 2011
  • Scored the most tries in the Superleague season in 2011
  • Became the highest paid player in the SuperLeague in 2011
  • Made his debut in the inaugural International Origin in 2011
  • Made his debut for the Barbarians against the Wallabies in 2011 (union)
  • Made the most tackle breaks in the SuperLeague in 2011
  • Won the League Leader's Shield in 2012
  • Scored the second most tries in the SuperLeague season (behind teammate Charnley) in 2012
  • Made the most tackle-breaks in the SuperLeague season in 2012
  • Had the third most try assists in the Superleauge season in 2012
  • Won the Challenge Cup in 2013
  • Became the highest paid English player in Rugby League history after signing with the New Zealand Warriors

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