Nate Myles

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Nate Myles (born 24 June 1985) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Gold Coast Titans of National Rugby League. A Queensland State of Origin and Australia national representative forward, he previously played for Sydney clubs the Bulldogs and Roosters.

Bulldogs

As 2004 NRL premiers, the Bulldogs faced Super League IX champions, the Leeds Rhinos in the 2005 World Club Challenge. Myles played from the interchange bench in the Bulldogs' 32-39 loss.In 2006 he was picked to represent Queensland in the State of Origin competition.

Roosters

Myles moved to the Sydney Roosters for the 2007 NRL season.

In August, 2008, Myles was named in the preliminary 46-man Kangaroos squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[1][2]

In April 2009, he was named in the preliminary 25 man squad to represent Queensland in the opening State of Origin match for 2009.[3]

Myles played for Australia in the 2010 Four Nations tournament. In December 2010 he became engaged to Home and Away actress Tessa James.[4] The pair wed on 23 December.[5]

Gold Coast

Myles was selected to play in all three matches of the 2012 State of Origin series, being awarded the Wally Lewis Medal as man of the series, which was won by Queensland for the seventh consecutive year. At the 2012 Dally M Awards Myles was named the NRL's second-row forward of the year.[6] He was also named the 2012 Gold Coast Titans season's best player and awarded the club's annual Paul Broughton Medal.

He was named a Titans co-captain for 2013 alongside Greg Bird. Myles was selected for Australia in the 2013 ANZAC Test and played from the interchange bench. In what was the first test match ever played in Canberra, New Zealand were defeated. Myles played all three games of the 2013 State of Origin series in which Queensland extended their record for consecutive series victories to eight.

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