The Blues squad for 2022/2023

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Here is the list of players of the Blues for the 2022/2023 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
New Zealand Alex HODGMAN Prop 29 y/o 16/07/1993 1.96 m 122 kg 6 ft 5 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2023
Samoa James LAY Prop 29 y/o 16/12/1993 1.78 m 120 kg 5 ft 10 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
New Zealand Josh FUSITU'A Prop 21 y/o 01/05/2001 1.83 m 118 kg 6 ft 18 st; 260.15 lb PRO 2025
New Zealand Marcel RENATA Prop 28 y/o 24/02/1994 1.87 m 121 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO
Samoa Nepo LAULALA Prop 31 y/o 06/11/1991 1.84 m 116 kg 6 ft 18 st; 255.74 lb PRO 2023
Tonga Ofa TU'UNGAFASI Prop 30 y/o 19/04/1992 1.95 m 129 kg 6 ft 5 in 20 st 4.40 lb; 284.40 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Kurt EKLUND Hooker 31 y/o 05/01/1992 1.80 m 103 kg 5 ft 11 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Ricky RICCITELLI Hooker 28 y/o 03/02/1995 1.82 m 110 kg 6 ft 17 st; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Soane VIKENA Hooker 21 y/o 01/07/2001 1.83 m 112 kg 6 ft 17 st; 246.92 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Cameron SUAFOA Lock 24 y/o 23/04/1998 1.96 m 116 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
New Zealand James TUCKER Lock 28 y/o 05/08/1994 1.97 m 115 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
New Zealand Patrick TUIPULOTU Lock 30 y/o 23/01/1993 1.98 m 120 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2025
New Zealand Sam DARRY Lock 22 y/o 11/07/2000 2.03 m 110 kg 6 ft 8 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Taine PLUMTREE Lock 22 y/o 09/03/2000 1.95 m 108 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
New Zealand Tom ROBINSON Lock 28 y/o 10/11/1994 1.98 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Adrian CHOAT Back row 25 y/o 20/11/1997 1.90 m 105 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Akira IOANE Back row 27 y/o 16/06/1995 1.94 m 113 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO
Germany Anton SEGNER Back row 21 y/o 24/07/2001 1.92 m 108 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Dalton PAPALI'I Back row 25 y/o 11/10/1997 1.93 m 113 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Hoskins SOTUTU Back row 24 y/o 12/07/1998 1.92 m 106 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Rob RUSH Back row 22 y/o 14/11/2000 1.93 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Scotland Finlay CHRISTIE Scrum-half 28 y/o 19/09/1994 1.77 m 82 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb PRO
New Zealand Sam NOCK Scrum-half 26 y/o 18/06/1996 1.78 m 85 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO
New Zealand Taufa FUNAKI Scrum-half 22 y/o 29/07/2000 1.79 m 91 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Beauden BARRETT Fly-half 31 y/o 27/05/1991 1.87 m 91 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Harry PLUMMER Fly-half 24 y/o 19/06/1998 1.84 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Stephen PEROFETA Fly-half 25 y/o 12/03/1997 1.81 m 85 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Bryce HEEM Centre 34 y/o 18/01/1989 1.93 m 105 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO
New Zealand Corey EVANS Centre 22 y/o 11/01/2001 1.81 m 96 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Rieko IOANE Centre 25 y/o 18/03/1997 1.89 m 103 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2023
Samoa Tanielu TELE'A Centre 24 y/o 16/06/1998 1.87 m 107 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO
New Zealand AJ LAM Winger 24 y/o 29/07/1998 1.92 m 105 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO
New Zealand Caleb CLARKE Winger 23 y/o 29/03/1999 1.89 m 107 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Caleb TANGITAU Winger 19 y/o 19/03/2003 1.88 m 95 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
New Zealand Jacob RATUMAITAVUKI-KNEEPKENS Winger 21 y/o 03/08/2001 1.87 m 95 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
New Zealand Mark TELEA Winger 26 y/o 06/12/1996 1.86 m 94 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO 2023
Samoa Roger TUIVASA-SHECK Fullback 29 y/o 06/05/1993 1.82 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Zarn SULLIVAN Fullback 22 y/o 07/10/2000 1.93 m 101 kg 6 ft 4 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO 2024

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Caleb TANGITAU - 19 years old
  • Oldest player : Bryce HEEM - 34 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Finlay CHRISTIE - 82 kg
  • Heaviest player : Ofa TU'UNGAFASI - 129 kg
  • Average weight : 106 kg