In 2015 he was the 25th person inducted into the Rugby League Hall of Fame.. In Deutschland bekannt geworden ist er vor allem durch die Verkörperung des Inspektor Morse in der Serie Der junge Inspektor Morse.  He played for Great Britain 36 times, starting 32 games with a further four from the substitute's bench, and scored 16 tries. 2014 wurde er für den britischen Crime Thriller Award als bester Hauptdarsteller (The Best Actor Dagger für Endeavour) nominiert. He is the only player to have captained England in both rugby league and rugby union at schoolboy level. Playing for Wigan, Edwards won a record eight championships, and a record nine Challenge Cups. Follow Shane Edwards's progress through AFL. Wales also reached the last four of the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. In addition he scored four tries in a game on four occasions and hat-tricks seven times. View Shane Edwards’ profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Another stellar season from the fan favourite, who showed his versatility for stretches in 2019. Edwards was England schoolboy captain at both rugby league and rugby union (the only schoolboy to achieve this feat), and had been pursued by several clubs. Edit Profile. Lock. He was sent off for a high tackle on Bradley Clyde in the first Ashes test match of 1994 at Wembley. 620) in the halves against New Zealand at Wilderspool Stadium on Saturday 23 September 1961. During his reign as Head Coach London Wasps won the Anglo-Welsh Cup in 2006, the Heineken Cup in 2007 and the English Rugby Union Championship in 2008. In 2008 he became Wales' defence coach, and has won four Six Nations championships, including three Grand Slams. Court Records found View. , He is the patron of Looseheadz, a charity raising awareness for mental health. Shane Edwards had never felt more special in his life than when a message arrived from his mates while he was sitting on his Melbourne couch a month ago. On 8 August 2018 it was announced that Edwards would return to rugby league to coach his former club Wigan Warriors in 2020, after completing his commitments with Wales. Edwards finished the 1991–92 season as the league's leading try scorer with a total of 40. He fell out with new coach Eric Hughes, who refused Edwards permission to miss the first training session of each week, in order for him to spend time with his son in London. He refused to be substituted and played on to set up three of Wigan's tries. Shaun Evans wurde als Kind nordirischer Eltern in Liverpool geboren. In Edwards' first Six Nations Wales conceded just two tries on their way to the title and in 2013-14 Wales went more than 400 minutes in the tournament without conceding a try.  It was a County Cup record and record for a non-winger in any game. Der Vater war Taxifahrer, die Mutter arbeitete in der Gesundheitsfürsorge. 35.9k Followers, 635 Following, 183 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Shane Edwards (@shedda10) In der Rolle des Inspektor Morse wird er von Till Endemann synchronisiert. He played his last game for the club against St. Helens in the Challenge Cup defeat at Knowsley Road in 1997. Shane has 4 jobs listed on their profile. Message. Shane Edwards, 54. However, in March 2019 he stated that he had not signed a contract with Wigan, instead signing up as France defence coach early 2020..  He was voted Man of Steel in 1990 and is an inductee of the Wigan Hall of Fame.