“Winger of the half century” – Australian Rugby League star player
Valentine Holmes is a current professional Rugby League footballer for the North Queensland Cowboys in the NRL.
A fullback or winger, Holmes has represented the Queensland Maroons and Australian Kangaroos, and currently holds the record for Tries (6) in a Test Match, and Tries in a World Cup Series (12).
Holmes formerly played for the Cronulla Sharks, where he won the NRL Premiership in 2016.
2019 saw Holmes take a break from the NRL, taking up an opportunity in the NFL International Pathways Program where he joined the New York Jets squad as he looked to make the active roster.