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Martin Taupau

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Sea Eagles

Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
112 kg
Age:
30
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:

Martin is known as the strongest player in the NRL.

Nick-name 'Kapow', Martin is the spearhead of the Sea Eagles pack and is one of the game's fiercest front-rowers who makes plenty of great metres for the team each week.

His ability to offload is second to none and is a key in igniting the team's attack around the rucks.

Off the field, Martin is a great community ambassador for the game and is also studying a Bachelor of Business degree.

Career

Appearances
163
Tries
14

2020 Season

Appearances
6

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
20
Average Hit Ups
10.2
Post Contact Metres
224.1

Passing

Offloads
8

Defence

Tackles Made
161
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
104.9
Total Running Metres
629

Fantasy

Total Points
278
Average Points
46.3

2020 Season - By Round

2020 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres 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 Storm Lost 4 - 18 Prop 49 - - - - - - 3 31 2 13 39 2 104 104 -
2 Roosters Won 8 - 9 Prop 48 - - - - - - 4 59 2 20 29 1 139 139 -
3 Bulldogs Won 32 - 6 Prop 46 - - - - - - 7 60 1 16 29 1 156 123 32
4 Eels Lost 19 - 16 Prop 48 - - - - - - 3 26 2 10 32 3 93 70 23
5 Broncos Won 20 - 18 Prop 8 - - - - - - - 5 - 1 9 - 11 11 -
7 Sharks Lost 20 - 40 Interchange 39 - - - 26 - - 3 42 1 15 23 - 125 100 20

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 74.79 123 222 18.0
Wests Tigers 2014 24 10 14 - 42% 3 - 12 - - - 72 798 22 447 33 2,181 90.91 281 752 31.0
Wests Tigers 2015 21 6 15 - 29% 4 - 16 26 1.24 - 91 905 28 573 42 2,302 109.64 53 1,073 51.0
Sea Eagles 2016 20 7 13 - 35% 3 - 12 17 0.86 1 58 1,068 32 536 34 2,847 142.39 160 994 49.0
Sea Eagles 2017 22 13 9 - 59% 1 - 4 - - - 87 1,325 73 522 54 3,551 161.45 480 1,139 51.0
Sea Eagles 2018 24 7 17 - 29% - - - 32 1.35 1 107 1,272 71 671 41 3,764 156.84 619 1,366 56.0
Sea Eagles 2019 25 14 11 - 56% 2 - 8 5 0.22 1 78 1,196 43 727 32 3,720 148.82 560 1,325 53.0
Sea Eagles 2020 6 3 3 - 50% - - - 26 4.42 - 20 224 8 161 7 629 104.93 75 278 46.3

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End 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
Sea Eagles 2016 2020 97 44 53 - - 6 - 24 81 0.84 3 350 5,091 227 2,616 168 14,518 149.00 1,897 5,071 52.3
Bulldogs 2010 2013 21 12 9 - - 1 - 4 - - - 18 306 4 283 13 1,385 62.00 123 242 11.0
Wests Tigers 2014 2015 45 16 29 - - 7 - 28 26 0.58 - 163 1,698 50 1,020 75 4,481 99.00 335 1,811 40.2

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