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Monday, May 30, 2016

Ed Jenkins, Australia Rugby

Aussie Rugby Ed Jenkins one of identical twins!


Ed Jenkins is the current captain of the Australia 7s team that competes in the IRB Sevens World Series. Sevens is an approved  seven a side Rugby, which will be an Olympic sport.  The most experienced campaigner in the youthful
Australian Sevens squad, captain Ed Jenkins is the second-leading try scorer in the team with 13 five-pointers this season.


Jenkins, alongside skipper Bernard Foley, is a Commonwealth Games silver-medallist and helped end Australia’s eight-year title drought on the world circuit at the London Sevens last year, scoring a try against Argentina in the semi-final to help secure Australia’s first Cup final appearance since Brisbane 2002. He led the Australian Sevens team to win the Cup at the HSBC Tokyo round in 2012.

His identical twin brother Jono is a well known Super Rugby player!