Joe showed his versatility during his first season with London Irish appearing on the wing and at inside and outside centre.
With 11 Scotland international caps to his name, Ansbro made 14 appearances during his first season with the Exiles, scoring three tries.
He was named in the Scotland squad for the summer tour to Australia.
Joe joined from Northampton Saints, the Club he joined in 2006 whilst also studying for a Natural Sciences degree at Cambridge University. During his time at Cambridge he also played in the Varsity Match producing an impressive performance.
Joe will miss the 2012/13 season with London Irish after sustaining a neck injury in the club's final pre-season match against Munster in August 2012.
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|15.05.2013||Club News||Joe Ansbro forced to retire|
|07.05.2013||Club News||Brian Smith End of Season Review|
|31.12.2012||Club News||Brian’s Mid Term Report|
|23.11.2012||Club News||Joe Ansbro on his injury|
|19.11.2012||Club News||Joe Ansbro returns to London Irish to continue rehab process|
|26.10.2012||Club News||Danaher to join 250 Club against Quins|
|08.10.2012||Club News||Irish aim to build on victory over Saints|
|24.09.2012||Club News||Guy Armitage re-joins London Irish for remainder of the season|
|31.08.2012||Club News||Bryn Evans to captain Irish against Saracens|
|30.08.2012||Club News||Jonathan Joseph on the 2012/13 Season|
|30.08.2012||Club News||Joe Ansbro update|
|27.08.2012||Club News||London Irish statement on Joe Ansbro|
|24.08.2012||Club News||Ruthless Exiles emphatic winners over Munster|
|22.08.2012||Club News||George Skivington to start for Exiles against Munster|
|17.08.2012||Club News||Dragons hold on for an 18-12 win|
|16.08.2012||Club News||Tagicakibau returns to face Newport Gwent Dragons|
|10.08.2012||Club News||Irish earn hard fought victory over Nottingham|
|07.08.2012||Club News||Bryn Evans to captain Exiles against Nottingham|
|03.08.2012||Club News||Irish win the JP Morgan Premiership Rugby 7s|
|01.08.2012||Club News||England star named in Irish squad for JP Morgan 7s Final|
|05.05.2012||Match Reports||Sensational Irish finish season off in style|
|04.05.2012||Club News||Bob Casey to captain Exiles in his farewell appearance|
|21.04.2012||Match Reports||Irish clinical in victory at Sixways|
|20.04.2012||Club News||Evans to captain Exiles against Warriors|
|17.04.2012||Jonathan Joseph, Joe Ansbro and Richard Thorpe talk to LITV|