James Kane rugby player
James Kane rugby player

James Kane

17th Feb 1996 1.82m/kg Left Wing

Capable at fullback, on the wing or in midfield Kane offers versatility as well as an extensive skill set.

He was key for Sydney University as they won back-to-back Shute Shields in 2018 and 2019 – his goal kicking a particular feature.

Kane finished the 2019 Shute Shield campaign with a goal kicking success rate of 86.4% as well as gaining a reputation as the best penalty for touch kicker in the competition, able to kick effectively off both feet.

Born in Ascot (UK), Kane was a keen footballer as a youngster and continued to play after moving to Australia.

In April 2020 he signed for Doncaster Knights for the 2020/21 campaign.

Career

image NSW Country Eagles
Right Wing
2019 - present
logo Sydney Rays
Left Wing
2018 - 2019