Matt Gibbon rugby player
Matt Gibbon rugby player

Matt Gibbon

3rd Jun 1995 1.85m/118kg Loosehead Prop

Rebels gamble with Toomua for Crusaders clash

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels head coach Dave Wessels has gambled with a new halfback combination for their clash with the Crusaders at Christchurch on Saturday.   Michael Ruru starts at scrumhalf, with Will...

Matt To’omua earns his first Rebels start in an all Wallaby backline

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have welcomed back Isi Naisarani, Luke Jones and Anaru Rangi for their clash with the Waratahs this weekend.    Powerful no.8 Naisarani returns to the starting line...

Rebels get double playmaker boost for Bulls clash

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have been given a double playmaking boost for their Super Rugby clash with the Bulls on Friday.    Incumbent flyhalf Quade Cooper has passed his concussion tests and is...

Barrett captains the Hurricanes while the Rebels welcome Haylett-Petty back

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Beauden Barrett will captain the Hurricanes for a second time this season against the Rebels at Westpac Stadium on Saturday.   With Dane Coles unavailable and TJ Perenara on the second of his All...

Three Rebels return for Australian derby

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels stand in Captain Angus Cottrell has been ruled out of Friday Australian Conference derby against the NSW Waratahs with concussion, however the side will welcome back three star players...

Hurricanes leave it late, Rebels rally to stun Brumbies

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes lead the way in Super Rugby after a 25-22 win over the Highlanders, while the Rebels triumphed 29-26 against the Brumbies.         Beauden Barrett kicked the Hurricanes...

Coleman returns to the Rebels Starting XV

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rebels’ Super Rugby side has named four changes to their starting XV, with the majority of changes signalled for the Club’s forward pack.     Prop Matt Gibbon, hooker Robbie...

Genia-Cooper Axis Reunites In Rebels Super Rugby Opener

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have announced their 23-man match day side ahead of the Club’s Round 1 clash against the Brumbies this Friday at GIO Stadium.     It will be the first opportunity...