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Kane DouglasKane Douglas (born 1 June 1989) is an Australian rugby union footballer who currently (2024) plays for the New South Wales Waratahs in the international Super Rugby competition and the Wallabies as a lock. as a lock for the Bordeaux club in France. Douglas previously played a season with Irish province Leinster, as well as eight seasons in Super Rugby for New South Wales and Queensland. He represented Australia in international rugby, including at the 2015 Rugby World Cup.


Douglas played his junior rugby with the Yamba Buccaneers, captaining the Under 17 team to a premiership in 2006. He was named to debut for the Australian Wallabies side to face Argentina on 17 September 2012.

New South Wales Waratahs and Australian Wallabies

Douglas debuted for the Waratahs against the Queensland Reds in 2010 off the bench due to form he showed in pre-season trials. He immediately forced his way into the starting side and has missed just four games since, two of those due to the suspension. In 2012 he received his first Australian Wallabies cap against Argentina.

Douglas is the middle son (of three) of Christopher (Chris) and Patricia (Trish) Douglas. His older brother, Luke Douglas is an Australian professional rugby league footballer.


 Archibald, his grandfather, from Springfield Road, Glasgow, and lives (2013) in Maclean, Australia.






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The Douglas family, Chris, Jake, Trish, Kane and Luke in 2009.


Trish and Chris Douglas were well-known to the Cronulla-Sutherland rugby league community after running the "Sharks House" for several years in Cronulla.



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