London Irish strengthened its front row resources for the 2009-10 season by signing Paulica Ion, the Romanian prop forward, on a two year contract.
The 26-year-old joined from Bath Rugby where he played since 2007. He has been capped 36 times for Romania since making his debut against Argentina during the 2003 Rugby World Cup.
Paulica is a powerful front row operator who has proven his ability to compete with the best in the Guinness Premiership.
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|Weight:||119kgs / 18st 10lbs|
|Height:||178cm / 5ft 10ins|
|Date of Birth:||10/01/1983|
|Place of Birth:||Romania|
|Former Clubs:||Bath Rugby, London Welsh, Newbury, USA Perpignan, CS Universitatea Cluj Napoca, CSA Steaua Bucuresti, Bucuresti Wolves|
|Paulica's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|
|Paulica's Test Stats:||Win Rate||Total|
|Country||Won: 9 Drawn: - Lost: 16||Romania|
|Drop Goals||-||International Points||-|