Dane Haylett-Petty
Position Full Back
Date of birth 18 June 1989
Height 189cm
Weight 93kg
Debut 2016 v England, Brisbane
Caps 31

Biography

A South African-born, Perth-educated outside back, Dane-Haylett Petty has enjoyed the global opportunities offered by rugby in his career.s. The Cottesloe product made his Super Rugby debut for the Western Force in 2008 before stints in Sevens, the Top 14 in France, and Japan. Haylett-Petty found his way back to Perth in 2014 and was a standout performer for the franchise the following year. He enjoyed a breakout 2016 with the Force and was rewarded with a Wallabies  debut against England in Brisbane.

Highlights

2007
Represented Australia ‘A’ Schools (now known as the Australian Schools Barbarians) and the Australian Men’s Sevens team.


2008

Selected in the Australian squad for the inaugural IRB U20s World Championships in Wales. Represented Australian in the Sevens World Series.


2009

Selected in the Australian U20s squad for the second-annual IRB Junior World Championship tournament in Japan.


2016

Haylett-Petty won his first Test cap when chosen to start against England in Brisbane, going on to play in 14 of that year’s 15 Tests.


2017

Haylett-Petty earned four caps in the opening five Tests of the year before a torn biceps and subsequent surgery prematurely ended his season.

2018

Haylett-Petty was one of only three Wallabies (Bernard Foley and Izack Rodda) to play all 13 Wallaby Tests. Seven of his 13 caps were won as the starting fullback.

Rugby World Cup 2020 season

Tries 3
Points 15
Carries 40
Metres 253
Kicks In Play 6
Successful Tackles 10
Missed Tackles 4