Adam Elliott was born on 16 October 1994 and is an Australian professional rugby league footballer who plays as a lock and second-row forward for the Newcastle Knights in the NRL.
15 Facts About Adam Elliott
Adam Elliott previously played for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and Canberra Raiders in the National Rugby League.
Adam Elliott has played for Country NSW and the Indigenous All Stars sides.
Adam Elliott played his junior rugby league for the Tathra Sea Eagles.
Adam Elliott attended St Gregory's College, Campbelltown and played in the college's GIO Schoolboys Cup side, before being signed by the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs.
In 2013 and 2014, Adam Elliott played for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs' NYC team, before graduating to their New South Wales Cup team in 2015.
In round 1 of the 2016 NRL season, Adam Elliott made his NRL debut for Canterbury-Bankstown against the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles.
Adam Elliott made 24 appearances for Canterbury in the 2018 season scoring 4 tries.
Adam Elliott was handed a $25,000 fine by Canterbury after nude images of the player appeared in the media.
Adam Elliott was handed a notice to attend court for wilful and obscene exposure.
Adam Elliott made 20 appearances for Canterbury-Bankstown in the 2019 NRL season as the club struggled towards the bottom of the table.
On 15 February 2021, Adam Elliott was involved in an incident with former NRL player Michael Lichaa and Lichaa's fiancee.
The matter was referred on to the NRL integrity unit where Adam Elliott avoided suspension and a fine.
Adam Elliott pledged to Canterbury that he would seek professional help in regards to his problems with alcohol.
In June, Adam Elliott signed a three-year contract with the Newcastle Knights starting in 2023.