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Phil Swainston 2013/2014

Phil Swainston

Born in Harrogate, Phil Swainston started playing rugby at Harrogate RFC and began his professional career at Otley.

Swainston joined the Leeds Academy as a teenager. The tight-head gained plenty of first team exposure for Leeds making 26 appearances in their final season in the Premiership before the side was relegated.

Swainston joined Wasps at the beginning of last season and soon became a regular name in the starting 15. He made 21 appearances for The Club in his first season and was named man of the match for his impressive form in the Wasps scrum against Leicester Tigers ' his celebration from which earned him YouTube fame!

Following a string of impressive performances, Swainston was also called up into England Saxons squad training.

He was nominated for Young Player of the Year at the Wasps end of year awards dinner with the likes of Elliot Daly and Billy Vunipola as a result of his form in his first season at Wasps.

Click the squad picture and the action pictures on the left to zoom them.

Phil Swainston's Detailed Stats
Full Statistics for Phil Swainston. Click on the opposing sides for match reports and more.
Weight: 117kgs / 18st 6lbs
Height: 185cm / 6ft 1ins
12/12/1989
Match Date Opponent Position Result Scores Tries Cons Pens DGs Pts
Season: 2012/2013
07/10/2012 Worcester Warriors Rep W 10 - 6 - - - - 0
13/10/2012 Newport Gwent Dragons Rep W 38 - 25 - - - - 0
21/10/2012 Mogliano Rugby Rep W 59 - 12 - - - - 0
09/11/2012 Cardiff Blues PR L 17 - 22 - - - - 0
18/11/2012 Worcester Warriors PR W 28 - 19 - - - - 0
25/11/2012 Leicester Tigers PR W 14 - 12 - - - - 0
01/12/2012 Exeter Chiefs PR L 23 - 30 - - - - 0
08/12/2012 Aviron Bayonnais PR D 13 - 13 1 - - - 5
23/12/2012 Sale Sharks PR W 25 - 18 - - - - 0
29/12/2012 London Welsh PR W 34 - 15 - - - - 0
06/01/2013 Bath Rugby PR W 29 - 15 - - - - 0
12/01/2013 Mogliano Rugby PR W 71 - 7 - - - - 0
17/01/2013 Newport Gwent Dragons PR W 20 - 19 - - - - 0
09/02/2013 Harlequins PR W 17 - 16 - - - - 0
17/02/2013 Gloucester Rugby PR W 33 - 29 - - - - 0
01/03/2013 Worcester Warriors PR L 23 - 29 - - - - 0
23/03/2013 Northampton Saints PR L 24 - 26 - - - - 0
30/03/2013 Saracens PR L 13 - 22 - - - - 0
05/04/2013 Leinster PR L 28 - 48 - - - - 0
21/04/2013 Exeter Chiefs PR L 24 - 37 - - - - 0
04/05/2013 Sale Sharks PR L 20 - 21 - - - - 0
Season: Appearances: 21 Reps: 3 1 0 0 0 5
To date: Appearances: 21 Reps: 3 1 0 0 0 5
Season: 2013/2014
08/11/2013 Saracens Rep L 21 - 24 - - - - 0
16/11/2013 Newport Gwent Dragons PR L 8 - 20 - - - - 0
24/11/2013 Bath Rugby PR L 5 - 28 - - - - 0
07/12/2013 FC Grenoble Rugby Rep W 47 - 7 - - - - 0
21/12/2013 Northampton Saints Rep L 15 - 17 - - - - 0
27/12/2013 Newcastle Falcons Rep W 17 - 12 - - - - 0
11/01/2014 Aviron Bayonnais PR W 26 - 13 - - - - 0
19/01/2014 Rugby Viadana PR W 64 - 17 - - - - 0
25/01/2014 London Irish Rep W 22 - 15 - - - - 0
01/02/2014 Gloucester Rugby PR L 5 - 36 - - - - 0
09/02/2014 Harlequins Rep L 10 - 11 - - - - 0
15/02/2014 London Irish Rep L 20 - 23 - - - - 0
01/03/2014 Sale Sharks Rep L 17 - 21 - - - - 0
29/03/2014 Saracens Rep L 20 - 32 - - - - 0
06/04/2014 Gloucester Rugby Rep W 36 - 24 - - - - 0
12/04/2014 Leicester Tigers PR L 15 - 27 - - - - 0
Season: Appearances: 16 Reps: 10 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals: Appearances: 37 Reps: 13 1 0 0 0 5