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James Cannon 2012/2013

James Cannon

Born in Kettering , James Cannon started playing rugby at Kettering RFC, aged 12, and began his professional career at Northampton.

The giant lock arrived at Wasps ahead of the 2010/11 as a 21-year old who had made eight senior appearances for Northampton and he had been part of the England Under-20s Grand Slam-winning squad of 2008. His father is Northampton captain Vince Cannon, who made nearly 450 appearances for Northampton, and has been inducted into their Hall of Fame. A back injury restricted his appearances last year to just six for the Club, and he has made 29 in total in his first few seasons. He was rewarded for his work coming back from rehab with a contract extension last season.

Follow James on Twitter @James_Cannon5

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Recent news stories on James Cannon:
Date Type Headline
23.08.2014 Club News Post Match Reaction: James Gaskell
22.08.2014 Club News Wasps name squad for Connacht Rugby
15.08.2014 Club News Wasps name squad for London Welsh Friendly
09.05.2014 Club News Team to play Northampton Saints
02.05.2014 Club News Team to play Newcastle Falcons
11.04.2014 Club News London Wasps team to play Leicester Tigers
28.03.2014 Club News Team to play Saracens
28.02.2014 Club News Team to play Sale Sharks
22.02.2014 Match Report Wasps rue slow start at The Rec
21.02.2014 Club News London Wasps team to play Bath Rugby
07.02.2014 Club News Team to play Harlequins
31.01.2014 Club News Team to play Gloucester
25.01.2014 Match Report Wasps get gritty win in tough conditions
24.01.2014 Club News Team to play London Irish
23.01.2014 Club News Your Guide to: London Wasps v London Irish
21.01.2014 Club News Cannon: We must keep our momentum
14.01.2014 Club News Six sign on for more in black and gold
27.12.2013 Match Report Wasps show rugged edge to win at Kingston Park
26.12.2013 Club News London Wasps team to play Newcastle Falcons
21.12.2013 Club News Last play heartbreak for Wasps
20.12.2013 Club News London Wasps team to play Northampton Saints
17.12.2013 Academy Wasps U18 lose out to Irish
15.12.2013 Match Report Wasps triumph in poor conditions
13.12.2013 Club News Varndell returns for Grenoble rematch
16.11.2013 Match Report Disappointing defeat in Newport