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Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
112 kg
Age:
29
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
137
Tries
12

2019 Season

Appearances
5

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
14
Average Hit Ups
13.4
Post Contact Metres
224.2

Passing

Offloads
7

Defence

Tackles Made
137
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
155
Total Running Metres
775

Fantasy

Total Points
259
Average Points
51

2019 Season - By Round

2019 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points 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 Wests Tigers Lost 20 - 6 Prop 45 - - - - - 1 29 - 11 33 - 74 74 -
2 Roosters Lost 18 - 26 Prop 55 - - - - - 1 54 3 24 36 1 187 135 35
3 Warriors Won 46 - 12 Prop 53 - - - - - 4 53 3 19 24 2 186 116 63
4 Rabbitohs Won 13 - 12 Prop 47 - - - - - 5 65 - 22 25 1 206 206 -
5 Knights Won 18 - 26 Prop 38 - - - - - 3 24 1 13 19 1 120 91 29

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 1 107 1,272 71 671 41 3,764 156.84 619 1,366 56.0
Sea Eagles 2019 5 3 2 - 60% - - - - - - 14 224 7 137 5 775 155.02 128 259 51.0

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 71 30 41 - - 4 - 16 50 0.70 266 3,889 183 1,866 134 10,938 154.00 1,389 3,758 52.9

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