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Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
112 kg
Age:
28
Date of Birth:
03 February 1990
Birthplace:
Auckland, NZ
Nickname:
-
Debut Club:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
Opposition:
New Zealand Warriors
Date:
10 April 2010
Round:
5
Previous Clubs:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, Wests Tigers
Junior Club:
Padstow Panthers/Greenacre Tigers
Biography:

Regarded as the strongest player in the NRL for his ability to lift massive weights, Marty goes by the nick-name of ‘Kapow’. A powerful runner, strong defender and a prop with a tremendous offload, the experienced New Zealand international spearheads the Sea Eagles pack.

Off the field, Martin enjoys playing golf and lists his favourite character as Hercules, played by The Rock.

Career

Appearances
132
Tries
12

2018 Season

Appearances
24

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
106
Average Hit Ups
13.2
Post Contact Metres
1277.2

Passing

Offloads
71

Defence

Tackles Made
671
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
157.4
Total Running Metres
3777

Fantasy

Total Points
1364
Average Points
56.8

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Forced Drop Outs Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
1 Knights Lost 19 - 18 Prop 51 - - - - - - - 2 44 6 19 29 2 181 145 36
2 Eels Won 54 - 0 Prop 36 - - - - - - - 6 38 5 18 13 - 148 110 38
3 Rabbitohs Lost 34 - 6 Prop 51 - - - - - - - 4 64 2 15 27 5 159 146 12
4 Raiders Won 32 - 16 Prop 51 - - - - - - - 1 62 4 19 22 1 200 154 45
5 Titans Lost 32 - 20 Prop 42 - - - - - - - 1 32 3 12 24 1 109 78 30
6 Wests Tigers Lost 12 - 38 Prop 50 - - - - - - - 3 43 3 16 29 1 119 99 20
7 Eels Lost 44 - 10 Prop 44 - - - - - - - 2 32 1 12 29 1 100 51 42
8 Knights Lost 12 - 18 Prop 62 - - - - - - - 15 102 3 24 43 4 247 237 10
9 Roosters Lost 22 - 20 Prop 57 - - - - - - - 7 91 3 29 26 1 290 200 81
10 Broncos Won 38 - 24 Prop 57 - - - - - - - 2 46 2 9 32 1 99 99 -
11 Storm Won 4 - 24 Prop 60 - - - - - - - 5 56 4 19 28 1 161 131 29
12 Raiders Lost 21 - 20 Prop 65 - - - - - - - 2 62 1 20 37 2 189 146 42
13 Cowboys Lost 12 - 26 Prop 58 - - - - - - - 5 31 7 17 47 6 107 102 -
14 Warriors Lost 14 - 34 Prop 54 - - - - - - - 11 75 3 18 30 2 186 186 -
15 Dragons Lost 32 - 8 Prop 53 - - - - - - - - 32 5 13 25 4 114 81 27
16 Panthers Won 10 - 18 Prop 35 - - - - - - - 6 59 2 18 12 - 148 103 38
18 Storm Lost 13 - 14 Prop 56 - - - - - - - 1 96 3 24 25 1 263 192 71
19 Roosters Lost 24 - 56 Prop 54 - - - - - - - 1 55 3 15 28 1 142 105 37
20 Panthers Lost 24 - 28 Interchange 53 - - - 13 1 - 1 9 38 1 16 28 2 159 124 35
21 Sharks Won 32 - 33 Prop 50 - - - - - - - 5 54 2 17 26 - 156 156 -
22 Bulldogs Won 18 - 6 Prop 38 - - - - - - - 4 50 1 14 21 1 139 120 18
23 Titans Lost 34 - 42 Prop 40 - - - - - - - 2 39 2 10 25 2 92 92 -
24 Wests Tigers Lost 22 - 20 Interchange 51 - - - - - - - 11 52 2 15 34 1 154 134 -
25 Broncos Lost 48 - 16 Prop 54 - - - 19 - 1 - 1 25 3 16 31 1 103 72 -

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Forced Drop Outs Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Bulldogs 2010 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - 11 - 20 20.00 - - -
Bulldogs 2011 3 1 2 - 33% - - - - - - 6 - 3 37 2 191 63.67 - - -
Bulldogs 2012 6 6 - - 100% 1 - 4 - - - 7 - - 65 3 277 46.17 - - -
Bulldogs 2013 11 5 6 - 45% - - - - - - 4 306 1 170 8 897 74.79 123 1 0.1
Wests Tigers 2014 24 10 14 - 42% 3 - 12 - - - 72 798 22 447 33 2,181 90.91 281 740 30.8
Wests Tigers 2015 21 6 15 - 29% 4 - 16 26 1.24 - 91 905 28 573 42 2,302 109.64 53 1,073 51.1
Sea Eagles 2016 20 7 13 - 35% 3 - 12 8 0.39 1 58 1,068 32 536 34 2,847 142.39 160 995 49.8
Sea Eagles 2017 22 13 9 - 59% 1 - 4 - - - 87 1,325 73 522 54 3,551 161.45 480 1,140 51.8
Sea Eagles 2018 24 7 17 - 29% - - - 32 1.35 1 106 1,277 71 671 41 3,777 157.38 619 1,364 56.8

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Sea Eagles 2016 2018 66 27 39 - - 4 - 16 40 0.61 251 3,670 176 1,729 129 10,176 154.00 1,260 3,502 53.1
Bulldogs 2010 2013 21 12 9 - - 1 - 4 - - 18 306 4 283 13 1,385 62.00 123 7 0.6
Wests Tigers 2014 2015 45 16 29 - - 7 - 28 26 0.58 163 1,703 50 1,020 75 4,484 99.00 335 1,825 40.6

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