Kieran Roche joined London Irish in 2003 following a move from Saracens, previously he played for Rugby.
Portsmouth-born Kieran is a formidable lock forward who, together with Bob Casey and Nick Kennedy, has turned the London Irish lineout into one that consistently ranks among the top three in the Premiership. Kieran is also able to hold his own in the back row when called upon to do so. He has made 123 appearances for the club and scored four tries.
Kieran has represented England at Under 19, Under 21, Students, Sevens and Saxons. He has also played for the Barbarians. He is a graduate of Loughborough University in Sports Science.
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|Weight:||110kgs / 17st 5lbs|
|Height:||201cm / 6ft 7ins|
|Date of Birth:||03/05/1979|
|Place of Birth:||Portsmouth, Hampshire|
|Former Clubs:||, Rugby, Saracens|
|Representative Honours:||England 7s, England A, England U19, England U21|
|Heroes:||Ryan Strudwick, Michael Jordan|
|Awards:||London Irish Players Player of the Season 2005-06|
|Favourite Holiday Destination:||Disneyworld|
|Currently on your iPOD:||Linkin Park, Metallica|
|Any pets?:||Two cats|
|Favourite Match:||Wasps away 05/06|
|Kieran's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|