Cian Romaine

Cian Romaine
Date of Birth
30/08/1995
Birth Place
Ealing
Height
77.00m
Weight
264kg
Position
Lock

Biography

Yorkshire Carnegie bolstered their forward pack with the signing of former Ireland U20 international second row Cian Romaine, 23, for the remainder of the 2018-19 season.

Romaine joins Yorkshire Carnegie from New Zealand provincial side North Harbour where he has been playing his club rugby at Kaikorai.

Although born in Ealing, he moved to Ireland after joining the Ireland Exiles programme, signing for Connacht. The move saw him called up to the Ireland U20 side and he featured at the Junior World Championships in Italy in 2015. In total he gained six caps for Ireland U20 and also represented Ireland at Under 19 level.

After two years in the Connacht Academy, where he played his club rugby with Buccaneers, he took up the opportunity move to New Zealand to continue his rugby development.