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David Klemmer

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Knights

Player Bio

Height:
198 cm
Weight:
116 kg
Age:
25
Date of Birth:
22 December 1993
Birthplace:
Sydney, NSW
Nickname:
Klem
Debut Club:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
Opposition:
North Queensland Cowboys
Date:
09 March 2013
Round:
1
Previous Club:
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
Junior Club:
All Saints Toongabbie
Biography:

A State of Origin and Test front rower, David Klemmer joined the Knights last season on a five-year-deal.

Sydney born, Klemmer joined Canterbury-Bankstown as a teen and made his NRL debut for the Club in 2013.

In seven seasons, Klemmer has played 134 first grade games.

The enforcer has also played 17 times for Australia and 14 times for NSW.

In 2019, Klemmer ran for over 3500 metres and a massive 1,323 post-contact metres across 21 appearances for the Knights.

ABOUT ME ...

Who am I ... David Klemmer
Who is most important to me ... My wife and three children
Greatest off-field achievement ... Getting married
Something you wouldn’t know about me is.. I love my playstation
I’d be lost without... My family
What I love most about living in Newcastle... The beaches and the lake
I grew up ... Fairfield
People would describe me as ... a big goofball!
As a kid my hero was ... Ben Kennedy
They were my hero because... he was such a damaging forward
The last book I read was... Petero: My Story
My favourite thing to do in Newcastle is ... Go fishing
My greatest on field moment... playing my first game for the Knights

Career

Appearances
134
Tries
3

2019 Season

Appearances
21

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
26
Average Hit Ups
15.5
Post Contact Metres
1323.4

Passing

Offloads
23

Defence

Tackles Made
719
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
169.5
Total Running Metres
3560

Fantasy

Total Points
1137
Average Points
54.1

2019 Season - By Round

2019 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
1 Sharks Won 14 - 8 Prop 65 - - - - - - - 91 3 22 33 - 218 201 17
2 Panthers Lost 14 - 16 Prop 63 - - - - - - - 70 - 21 34 - 198 167 30
3 Raiders Lost 17 - 10 Prop 62 - - - - - - 2 58 - 24 40 3 153 148 -
4 Dragons Lost 12 - 13 Prop 67 - - - - - - 2 75 1 26 43 - 198 185 12
5 Sea Eagles Lost 18 - 26 Prop 67 - - - - - - 4 42 2 21 37 - 140 140 -
6 Titans Lost 38 - 14 Prop 65 - - - - - - 1 36 2 13 39 2 111 92 19
7 Eels Won 28 - 14 Prop 65 - - - - - - - 68 - 22 32 - 202 189 12
8 Warriors Won 18 - 36 Prop 61 - - - - - - - 77 1 18 24 - 207 193 13
9 Bulldogs Won 10 - 22 Prop 59 - - - - - - - 61 1 17 48 - 162 162 -
10 Dragons Won 12 - 45 Prop 54 - - - - - - - 45 1 16 18 - 151 111 39
11 Roosters Won 38 - 12 Prop 62 - - - - - - 1 81 - 19 34 2 193 149 44
15 Broncos Won 26 - 12 Prop 63 - - - - - - 1 85 - 18 42 - 205 193 12
17 Bulldogs Lost 14 - 20 Interchange 45 - - - - - - 3 66 2 18 25 - 151 141 10
18 Roosters Lost 48 - 10 Prop 70 - - - - - - 2 58 3 25 33 - 175 175 -
19 Wests Tigers Lost 26 - 28 Prop 67 - - - - - - 2 58 1 18 37 1 168 148 19
20 Sea Eagles Lost 30 - 6 Prop 53 - - - - - - - 72 - 22 31 - 214 184 30
21 Eels Lost 20 - 14 Prop 57 - - - 21 - - 2 74 1 16 44 1 145 145 -
22 Cowboys Won 42 - 6 Prop 53 - - - - - - 2 64 2 16 29 1 160 127 33
23 Wests Tigers Lost 46 - 4 Prop 57 - - - - - - 2 50 1 15 38 2 111 111 -
24 Titans Won 38 - 4 Prop 59 - - - - 1 - 2 59 1 26 26 1 171 107 64
25 Panthers Lost 54 - 10 Prop 58 - - - 1 1 - - 35 1 24 32 - 118 82 36

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Bulldogs 2013 4 1 3 - 25% - - - - - - 144 2 58 3 290 72.70 34 88 22.0
Bulldogs 2014 23 13 10 - 57% 1 - 4 - - 28 823 8 255 9 1,949 84.76 238 369 16.0
Bulldogs 2015 21 13 8 - 62% 1 - 4 - - 32 1,422 9 469 20 3,088 147.09 360 830 39.0
Bulldogs 2016 22 12 10 - 55% 1 - 4 - - 39 1,470 14 568 19 3,637 165.32 392 1,000 45.0
Bulldogs 2017 21 8 13 - 38% 1 - 4 12 0.56 40 1,517 13 521 28 3,509 167.10 371 919 43.0
Bulldogs 2018 22 7 15 - 32% - - - 32 1.48 38 1,650 24 542 32 3,982 181.00 472 989 44.0
Knights 2019 21 9 12 - 43% - - - 22 1.03 26 1,323 23 719 13 3,560 169.53 398 1,137 54.1

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Knights 2019 2019 21 9 12 - - - - - 22 1.03 26 1,323 23 719 13 3,560 169.00 398 1,137 54.1
Bulldogs 2013 2018 113 54 59 - - 3 - 12 44 0.39 176 6,995 70 2,405 110 16,322 144.00 1,843 4,120 36.5

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