Born in Plymouth, England, Fairbrother is a prop by trade and. Educated at Truro College, Fairbrother left school and linked up with the Exeter Chiefs academy.
Since joining the Chiefs, he has enjoyed stints at several clubs across National League One in England and has lined out for the Cornish Pirates in the Championship. He earned his first professional contract with the Chiefs in 2010.
Newport Gwent Dragons signed Welsh-qualified prop Fairbrother from Exeter Chiefs in May 2014. He made 40 first team appearances for English Championship club Albion, having had a previous spell out on loan at the Cornish Pirates.
In August 2017 he resigned with the Welsh side, since joining the Dragons in 2014, the promising young talent has made over 50 appearances for the Rodney Parade outfit.
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|2014 - present|
|2011 - 2014|