Will Witty rugby player
Will Witty rugby player

Will Witty

24th Feb 1995 1.96m/110kg No 5 Lock

Will Witty is a talented English rugby union player who currently represents Exeter Chiefs in Premiership Rugby. He initially made his mark in the Premiership with Newcastle Falcons, where he showcased his skills and earned recognition in the rugby world.

Witty's professional journey began in November 2013 when he joined the Newcastle Falcons Academy. His impressive performances in the Aviva A League caught the attention of the club, leading to his inclusion in the academy.

Witty, who was studying at Newcastle University at the time, quickly made an impact and made his first-team debut for the Falcons in a European Rugby Challenge Cup game against Bucharest Wolves in 2014.

Remarkably, he scored his first senior Falcons try less than two minutes into the match, highlighting his scoring ability and potential.

Throughout his career, Witty has represented various teams at different levels. He has earned caps for England Students, England U19s, and North U18, showcasing his talent on the representative stage. Notably, he also played for England Under 20s during the 2015 Junior World Championships in Italy, where England reached the final.

Witty's relentless work ethic and tireless dedication have made him a valuable asset on the field. He has demonstrated his versatility and ability to contribute to the team's success.

His performances have not gone unnoticed, as evidenced by his signing with Exeter Chiefs for the following season after Newcastle Falcons. Since joining Exeter Chiefs, Witty has continued to excel and has become a reliable and impactful player in both domestic and European competitions.

In the European Cups, Witty has made 16 appearances and scored four tries as of the 2018/2019 season. His ability to contribute in attack while maintaining a strong defensive presence has made him a valuable asset to his team.



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2023 - present
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2015 - 2017
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No 5 Lock
2014 - 2021
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2022 - 2023
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2019 - 2023