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Damien Cook

Damien Cook
  • Date of Birth: 23-06-1991
  • Height: 180cm
  • Weight: 88kg
  • Position: Hooker, Fullback, Five-eighth
  • Rep. Honours: One game for Country Origin (2017); One game for World All Stars (2017)
  • Junior Clubs: Helensburgh Tigers
  • Previous Clubs: Dragons (2012-2013), Bulldogs (2014-2015)
  • FG Debut: Dragons vs Tigers, Sydney Cricket Ground, 14 April 2013 (Rd 6)
  • Club Debut: Rabbitohs vs Roosters, Allianz Stadium, 6 March 2016 (Rd 1)
  • Instagram: damiencook91

Has shown great improvements in his game over the past two seasons with the Rabbitohs to make the number nine jersey his in rotation with Robbie Farah. One of the fastest players off the mark in the NRL. Comes from a beach sprinting background. A keen golfer.

Nickname: Cookie

Place of Birth: Sydney, NSW

Hobbies: Golf, beach

Awards: Bob McCarthy Clubman of the Year (2017) | NRL Academic Team of the Year (2017)

NRL Games:

49 (40 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Tries:

6 (2 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Goals:

7 (7 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Points:

38 (22 for the Rabbitohs)

What are your goals in rugby league?

Win a Premiership

What is your earliest football memory?

Ball boy for local A grade side

If you weren’t playing rugby league for a living, you would be?

On the PGA Tour

What is your biggest claim to fame?

Playing alongside Cody Walker

Where is one place in the world you want to visit?

Bora Bora

Why do you love playing for Souths?

History of the Club and the players within the team

What is your coffee order?

Strong skim flat white

Biggest influence on your career?

Family

Favourite sportsperson?

Roger Federer

Favourite superhero?

Batman