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Simon Best
Simon Best

SIMON BEST has been a consistent performer in Irish squads from Under-19 to senior level. A tigerish and versatile prop, Best was educated at Portadown College and Newcastle University, and became a mainstay of the Ireland

DOB11th Feb 1978
BirthplaceCraigavon, N Ireland
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PositionProp
HonoursIreland (23 caps)
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    On Wednesday May 7 at the Hibernia College IRUPA Rugby Players' Awards, former Ulster and Ireland prop Simon Best will become the 14th player to be inducted into the BNY Mellon IRUPA Hall of Fame.
Date Opposition Tries Conv DG Pen YC RC Pts Mins
11/08/2007
Scotland







80
24/08/2007
Italy







12
09/09/2007
Namibia







18
15/09/2007
Georgia







14
21/09/2007
France







6
Total Played 5 0
0
0
0
0
0
0
130
CompetitionTeamPlayedTriesConvDGPenYCRCPts
2007-2008 - Rugby World Cup
Ireland
0 +3







2007-2008 - Test Matches
Ireland
1 +1







2007-2008 Total

1 +4







2006-2007 - Six Nations
Ireland
1 +2







2006-2007 - Test Matches
Ireland
2 +1







2006-2007 Total

3 +3







2005-2006 - Six Nations
Ireland
0 +2







2005-2006 - Test
Ireland
1 +1







2005-2006 Total

1 +3







2004-2005 - Test Matches
Ireland
2 +1
1





5
2004-2005 Total

2 +1
1





5
2003-2004 - Friendly
Ireland
1 +1







2003-2004 - Rugby World Cup
Ireland
0 +1







2003-2004 - Six Nations
Ireland
0 +1







2003-2004 Total

1 +3







2002-2003 - Friendly
Ireland
0 +1







2002-2003 Total

0 +1







Total - Rugby World Cup

0 +4







Total - Rugby World Cup

6 +4
1





5
Total - Six Nations

1 +5







Total - RL Friendly

1 +2







Total

8 +15
1
0
0
0
0
0
5
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