top hooker

top hooker

[¦täp ‚hu̇k·ər]
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One to watch: Jamie George Twenty-six-year-old George has been pushing England skipper Dylan Hartley for the red rose starting shirt for some time and his performances as a Lions starter in New Zealand reinforced the view of many pundits that he is the Premiership's top hooker.
And there's also major concern over the condition of the world's top hooker Dane Coles.
As long as you're skilled, adaptable and confident enough to take on anything we throw at you, you could win A BIG GRAND PRIZE and the title of Animal Planet's first Top Hooker.
JAMES ROBY 8 Super League's top hooker turned in workaholic display and had try disallowed for knock-on.
Supporting female cast is also strong, especially Carole Franck as Gabriel's top hooker and Hesme as Francois' fatal squeeze.
Steve got a lot of stick, but he's a top hooker and an excellent thrower.
RICHARD COCKERILL (8) - Wound up crowds - and opponents - everywhere but England's undisputed top hooker.
He handles like a back, gets around the field like a flanker but has the core skills of a top hooker.
Because he was a top hooker himself he's taught me an amazing amount about the role and I owe him so much for that.
Cunningham, who made his first cup final appearance in 1996, is still only 27 andhas started to reproduce the form that made him the undisputed top hooker in the game.
Newton, who has easily been the top hooker in Super League this year, looks certain to keep his place ahead of uncapped Castleford captain Ryan Hudson, the only other specialist number nine in the squad, when coach David Waite names his team on Thursday.
WITH Cunningham missing much of the season through injury, Lowes has rolled back the years to emerge as Super League's top hooker, although the St Helens man is certain to edge in front when Great Britain coach David Waite names his team to face the Kiwis.