||Gavin Duffy (R)
|Club / Province:
||Galwegians / Connacht
|Date of Birth:
Test debut v South Africa 2004
A natural footballer, talented fielder and a very good reader of the game, GAVIN DUFFY has been in and out of Ireland squads since making his debut on Ireland's 2004 summer tour to South Africa..
Educated at Cistercian College in Roscrea, his development continued with Ireland Schools, Under-21, Sevens and 'A' caps. The Ballina man scored a try on his RBS 6 Nations debut against Scotland in 2005 and scored a brace against Japan later that year.
He has enjoyed two spells with his native Connacht, with a long, European Challenge Cup-winning stint with Harlequins in between. Can play at full-back or centre or on the wing and was the only Connacht player included in Ireland's 2007 World Cup panel.