Jack Yeandle

About Jack
DOB 22/12/1989
Born Exeter
Height 6ft 1in / 1.85m
Weight 17st / 108kg

Position Hooker
Total Appearances 180
Total Tries 23
Total Points 115
Previous Club Doncaster Knights

Took on the club captaincy of his hometown club in 2015 after Dean Mumm made the decision to return home to his native Australia.

His on-field leadership, coupled with his powerful play both in the loose and set-piece, has seen him become an integral part of the Chiefs make-up in recent years.

Having been educated in Devon, then at UWIC University, Yeandle's senior career took off in 2011 when he was signed by Championship club, Doncaster Knights. He spent a year in Yorkshire before the call came from Rob Baxter, asking him to join the Chiefs in the Premiership.

Yeandle made his Chiefs debut in November 2012 in an LV= Cup tie away to London Welsh. Since then, he has gone on to become a regular fixture around the Exeter first team, amassing over 170 first team appearances to date.

In 2017, alongside Gareth Steenson, Yeandle got to lift the Aviva Premiership trophy following his side's extra-time victory over Wasps at Twickenham. 

He has since featured in two more finals at England Rugby HQ, even skippering the side last season, but on both occasions the Chiefs were defeated by rivals Saracens.

including skippering the side in last season's Gallagher Premiership Final against Saracens at Twickenham

Season Stats
  • Minutes Played1058
  • Points35
  • Tries7
  • Conversions0
  • Conversions Missed0
  • Penalty Goals0
  • Penalty Goals Missed0
  • Drop Goals0
  • Drop Goals Missed0
  • Carries112
  • Metres Gained185
  • Average Gain1.65
  • Clean Breaks6
  • Defenders Beaten12
  • Offloads2
  • Try Assists1
  • Passes35
  • Kicks In Play1
  • Tackles202
  • Tackles Missed16
  • Turnovers Won5
  • Turnovers Conceded4
  • Yellow Cards0
  • Red Cards0
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