Billy Slater, born June 18, 1983 in Nambour, Queensland, Australia, is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Melbourne Storm of the National Rugby League (NRL).
An Australian international and Queensland State of Origin representative fullback, Slater he has played his whole NRL career to date at Melbourne, with whom he set the club record for most ever tries and NRL record for most ever tries by a fullback.
Slater also won two grand finals, one Dally M Medal and one Clive Churchill Medal with the Storm. With the Kangaroos, he was the 2008 World Cup’s top try-scorer and player of the tournament and won the 2008 Golden Boot Award as the World player of the year.
Slater was also the winner of the television game show Australia’s Greatest Athlete in 2009 and 2010.