By The Numbers: Peter Wallace

By The Numbers: Peter Wallace

Born: October 16, 1985, Melbourne, VIC
Points 308 (34 tries, 82 goals, 8 field goals)
NRL games: 240
First Grade Debut: Penrith v Canberra at Canberra Stadium, 3/7/2005 (Rd 17)
Clubs: Penrith, Brisbane
Penrith (2005-07, 2014-18): Played 101. Tries 14, Goals 16, Field Goals 4, Points 92
Brisbane (2008-13): Played 139. Tries 20, Goals 66, Field Goals 4, Points 216
Junior Football: St Marys/Lower Mountains
Scotland: Tests 4 (2013), World Cup 2013
New South Wales: State of Origins 4 (2008-09)
City Origin: 2008, 2009
Other information: Captained the Panthers in 48 games (2014-18)

Played 161 career games at halfback, 55 at hooker, 17 at five-eighth and seven as interchange

Had a career winning percentage of 54.2 (130 wins, 109 losses, 1 draw)

In Round 9, 2018 became the 25th player to appear in 100 NRL games for two clubs

Key moments

July 3, 2005: Peter Wallace makes his NRL debut at five-eighth for the Panthers in a 22-14 loss to Canberra at Canberra Stadium.

March 30, 2007: Penrith stage a stunning recovery to beat Brisbane 29-28 in extra-time at Suncorp Stadium. After trailing 28-20, the Panthers score twice in the final three minutes to level the scores. Five-eighth Peter Wallace then landed a 42-metre field goal to secure victory.

May 13, 2008: Brisbane halfback Peter Wallace wins the contentious New South Wales halfback jersey for the opening State of Origin match, beating Roosters' teenager Mitchell Pearce for the position.

May 21, 2008: NSW claim first-up honours in the State of Origin series when they down Queensland 18-10 at ANZ Stadium. Halfback Peter Wallace stars on debut for the Blues.

May 8, 2009: Brisbane halfback Peter Wallace is named man of the match as City storm to victory at Wade Park, Orange, with three converted tries in the final 10 minutes to crush Country 40-18 in the annual Origin clash.

September 19, 2009: The Brisbane Broncos send minor premiers St George Illawarra crashing to an inglorious exit from the finals after a dominant 24-10 victory at Suncorp Stadium. The win comes at a heavy cost for the Broncos who lose halfback Peter Wallace for the rest of their campaign with a fractured ankle.

August 24, 2013: Brisbane halfback Peter Wallace signs a three-year deal to return to Penrith.

March 3, 2014: Penrith appoint Peter Wallace and Kevin Kingston as co-captains for 2014.

July 26, 2014: An excited crowd of 8,824 watches Cronulla upset Penrith 18-16 in the first premiership match played in Bathurst. The Panthers lose halfback Peter Wallace for the rest of the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

July 26, 2015: Penrith's injury crisis deepens when halfback Peter Wallace tears the ACL in his right knee for the second time in 12 months.