Shunta Nakamura (rugby union)

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Shunta Nakamura
Full nameShunta Nakamura
Date of birth (1994-02-28) 28 February 1994 (age 28)
Place of birth Japan
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight101 kg (15 st 13 lb; 223 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Hooker
Current team Suntory Sungoliath
Senior career
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2016–present Suntory Sungoliath 36 (10)
Correct as of 22 April 2021
National team(s)
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2013–2014 Japan U20 8 (10)
2021–present Japan 0 (0)
Correct as of 22 April 2021

Shunta Nakamura (中村 駿太, Nakamura Shunta, born 28 February 1994) is a Japanese rugby union player who plays as a Hooker. [1] He currently plays for Suntory Sungoliath in Japan's domestic Top League.

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International

Nakamura received his first call-up to his country, Japan head coach Jamie Joseph has named Shunta Nakamura in a 52-man training squad ahead of British and Irish Lions test. [2]

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References

  1. "Shunta Nakamura". Ultimate Rugby. Retrieved 22 April 2021.
  2. "Japan name 21 uncapped players in 52-man training squad ahead of British and Irish Lions test". RugbyPass. 14 April 2021. Retrieved 22 April 2021.