Senior Debut: v Llanelli Scarlets, September 2007, Musgrave Park
Heineken Cup Debut: v Northampton Saints, April 2010, Thomond Park
Club: Cork Constitution
Previous Club: UCC
School: CBC Cork
International Honours: Ireland U19, Ireland U21, Ireland Universities, Emerging Ireland
A son of former Munster team manager and Irish international Jerry, and an academy graduate, he has played Ireland U19/21s and made his competitive debut for Munster in September 2007 and was promoted to a full contract in summer 2009.
He played on the Munster side narrowly defeated by New Zealand in 2008 and played a central role in the defeat of the touring Australians two years later.
Captained the winning British & Irish Cup side in 2012.
Holland featured in all of Munster's RaboDirect PRO12 games in the 2012/13 season, starting in 14 and coming on as a replacement in eight. Won the IRUPA Unsung Hero award for the same season.
As consistent as ever, Holland made his 80th appearance for Munster against Perpignan in December 2013.
Signed a two-year contract extension in February 2014 that will keep him at the province until June 2016.
Played in Emerging Ireland’s 2014 Nations Cup winning campaign in Romania in June 2014.
|DOB||3rd Aug 1985|
|Height||1.93 m (6' 4")|
|Weight||110 kg (17 st 4 lb)|
|Position||Back Row / Lock|