Roger Millward MBE

Inducted into the Hall of Fame - 2000

RogerMillwardHF

Born: 16 September 1947; Castleford, West Yorkshire

 

Position: Stand-off

 

Career Dates: 1964-80

 

Clubs: Castleford, Hull KR


 

Roger Millward enjoyed a Rugby League career that spanned from 1964-1980. He made his name at Castleford, making 40 appearances for the club before moving to Hull KR where he became one of the club’s all-time legends. He received an MBE in 1983.

 

For Rovers he made 406 appearances, scored 207 tries, 597 goals and accumulated 1,825 points. He also guided Hull KR to their only Challenge Cup final win, as the club beat city rivals Hull FC 10-5 in 1980, during which Millward played the majority of the match with a broken jaw.