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Mark Nicholls

Mark Nicholls
  • Date of Birth: 05-01-1990
  • Height: 194cm
  • Weight: 104kg
  • Position: Prop, Second Row
  • Rep. Honours: Two games for the Junior Kangaroos (2010); NSW Cup representative team (2014)
  • Junior Clubs: Leeton Raiders, Gungahlin Bulls
  • Previous Clubs: Raiders (2012-16); Storm (2017)
  • FG Debut: Raiders vs Dragons, Canberra Stadium, 2 July 2012 (Rd 17)
  • Twitter: markynico13
  • Instagram: markynico

Mark joins the Rabbitohs after six seasons with the Storm and Raiders. Had his most consistent season in 2017 and will be looking to build on that again in 2018. Country boy from Leeton in New South Wales. Aiming to force his way into the Rabbitohs’ forwards rotation.

Nickname: Nico, Nosey

Birthplace: Wagga Wagga, NSW

Hobbies: Love watching a good TV series

Education: Bachelor of Sports Science and Sports Management at University of Canberra; High school at Daramalan College, Dickson.

NRL Games:

28 (0 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Tries:

1 (0 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Points:

4 (0 for the Rabbitohs)

What's your earliest football memory? Playing football on a Saturday (often involved travelling a distance and listening to Mum's music and singing), then watching my Dad and Uncle play footy all day on a Sunday. I started out when I was four years old and lived and breathed footy.
What are your goals in Rugby League? To enjoy every moment and play as many NRL games as I can.
What is the best moment in your Rugby League career so far? Making my NRL debut.
What advice do you have for junior Rugby League players? Enjoy it and never give up on your dreams.
If I wasn't playing Rugby League for a living, I would be... using my sports degree to get a travelling job with the Australian Cricket Team.
What's the best advice you've received from someone? Heart is what makes the good players great.
Biggest influence on your career? Mum and Dad.
What would you spend your last $10 on? A couple of beers.
First job? Pool lifeguard.
First car? Holden Berlina.
What is your best feature? Easy going.
Favourite colour? Blue.
Favourite superhero? Iron Man.
Favourite meal? Chicken parma.
Favourite sportsperson? Michael Bevan.
Favourite movie? Remember the Titans.
Who is your celebrity look-a-like? Mark Wahlberg.
Where is the one place in the world you want to visit? Texas
Do you have any pets? Two dogs - Eddie and McLovin.