George Turner rugby player
George Turner rugby player

George Turner

8th Oct 1992 1.80m/105kg Hooker

Turner has represented Scotland at U18 and U20, earning selection for the 2012 age-grade 6 Nations and Junior World Championship in South Africa.

He has also played for Edinburgh under-16, under-17 and under-18 and was in the Scotland under-17 training squad in Spain in 2009. Turner was named Man of the Match when Stewart's Melville Lions won the national S1 championships in 2005.

He received his first call up to the senior Scotland squad on 22 February 2016 for the 2016 Six Nations Championship but was replaced in the squad by Fraser Brown on 7 March 2016.

In July 2017 he joined Glasgow Warriors on a season-long loan from Edinburgh, and was later called into Scotland's 36-man squad for the November Internationals.

He made his Scotland debut in the 2017 Autumn Tests playing in the games against Samoa and New Zealand at BT Murrayfield.

In January 2018, Turner committed to Glasgow Warriors signing a two-year contract until at least May 2020.

In February 2019, he joined the Scotland Six Nations squad ahead of the clash with France before being named in Scotland's 42-man training squad for the Rugby World Cup.

Following 46 appearances for Glasgow and nine tries scored, Turner signed a new two-year deal with the Scotstoun-based club.

(LS June 22, 2020)



Career

scotland Scotland
Hooker
2017 - present
Stewart Melville
Hooker
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Hooker
2017 - present
london-irish London Irish
Hooker
2011 - 2012
Deh1iTfWsAAYGy0 Edinburgh Rugby
Hooker
2011 - 2016
lion3 London Scottish
Blindside Flanker
2016 - 2017