Devin Toner

Devin Séamus Toner
Full name Devin Séamus Toner
Date of birth (1986-06-29) 29 June 1986
Place of birth Moynalvey, County Meath, Ireland
Height 2.10 m (6 ft 10 ⅔ in) [1]
Weight 124 kilograms (19 st 7 lb)
School Castleknock College
University University College Dublin
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Lock
Current team Leinster
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
North Kildare RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2005- Leinster 183 (15)
correct as of 20 May 2016.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Ireland u21
Ireland Wolfhounds

correct as of 26 November 2016.
Toner taking a lineout against Romania during the 2015 World Cup

Devin Toner (born 29 June 1986) is a professional rugby player. Educated at Castleknock College, Dublin he plays in the second-row for Ireland and the Irish province Leinster. Measuring nearly 7 foot in height, he is the tallest player in the Heineken Cup and the 2015 Rugby World Cup. He wears a size 16 to 17 (UK) boot.[2]


The former Castleknock College player has established himself as a senior player with Leinster, chalking up more than a century of senior provincial caps.


Toner made his Ireland Wolfhounds debut in the Churchill Cup against Canada in June 2009, and helped his side win the tournament in Denver with a memorable win against the England Saxons. He has 6 Ireland Wolfhounds caps in total. In November 2010, he was selected by Ireland's head coach Declan Kidney to make his International debut for Ireland against Samoa on the 13th of November 2010 during the 2010 end of year rugby tests He then came off the bench against the All Blacks and Argentina.[3]


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