Weighing 122kgs, Ian Gough brings plenty of size and physicality to the Irish pack along with his wealth of experience.
During an illustrious career, that has included 64 caps for Wales, the second row forward has played for Pontypridd, Newport and spent the last six seasons with the Ospreys.
Gough flourished for Wales during their 2008 Grand Sam triumph where his dominant presence in the set piece was a pivotal role in their success.
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|Weight:||122kgs / 19st 3lbs|
|Height:||196cm / 6ft 5ins|
|Date of Birth:||10/11/1976|
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|Former Clubs:||Ospreys U18, Toronto, Newport, Newport Gwent Dragons, Pontypridd, Ospreys|
|Representative Honours:||Ireland U21, Wales A, Wales U18, Wales U19, Wales U21, Wales Youth|
|Ian 's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|
|Ian 's Test Stats:||Win Rate||Total|
|Country||Won: 30 Drawn: 4 Lost: 30||Wales|
|Drop Goals||-||International Points||5|