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Shaun Lunt

Hooker

Position:
Hooker
Height:
5 ft 11 in
Date of Birth:
15.04.1987
Weight:
89 kg
Place of Birth:
Cockermouth, Cumbria

Shaun Lunt is a former Hull Kingston Rovers captain, passing the baton to Joel Tomkins as he focuses his time on returning to full physical fitness following a severe sepsis, with blood poisoning brought on by an infected abscess on his spine.

Lunt is a well-respected player throughout Rugby League. His experience and attacking prowess from dummy half mark him out to be one of the best hookers in the business and one able to unlock tight defences.

A proven Super League level player, Lunt has featured in multiple Grand Finals and Challenge Cup Finals during an illustrious career that has also seen him represent England.

Lunt was crowned Player of the Year 2018 and was also awarded the Championship Player of the Year in 2017.