The Sunwolves squad for 2019/2020

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Here is the list of players of the Sunwolves for the 2019/2020 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.
Japan Chang Ho AHN Prop 23 y/o 20/11/1997 1.77 m 112 kg 5 ft 10 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb
New Zealand Chris EVES Prop 33 y/o 11/12/1987 1.88 m 118 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb
South Africa Conraad VAN VUUREN Prop 25 y/o 04/09/1995 1.83 m 115 kg 6 ft 18 st; 253.53 lb
Japan Kaku BUNKEI Prop 23 y/o 01/04/1998 1.80 m 123 kg 5 ft 11 in 19 st 5.17 lb; 271.17 lb
New Zealand Nic MAYHEW Prop 32 y/o 28/11/1988 1.80 m 114 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb
New Zealand Sione ASI Prop 22 y/o 14/05/1998 1.86 m 135 kg 6 ft 1 in 21 st 3.62 lb; 297.62 lb
Japan Yuichiro TANIGUCHI Prop 22 y/o 04/06/1998 1.79 m 104 kg 5 ft 10 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb
Georgia Jaba BREGVADZE Hooker 34 y/o 23/04/1987 1.80 m 108 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
Japan Mamoru HARADA Hooker 22 y/o 15/04/1999 1.75 m 101 kg 5 ft 9 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb
Australia Corey THOMAS Lock 26 y/o 21/09/1994 1.94 m 117 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO
South Africa Justin DOWNEY Lock 34 y/o 11/11/1986 1.93 m 105 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb
Japan Kotaro YATABE Lock 34 y/o 29/07/1986 1.90 m 107 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb
Japan Ryuga HASHIMOTO Lock 22 y/o 23/10/1998 1.88 m 110 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
New Zealand Tom ROWE Lock 30 y/o 22/02/1991 1.95 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
Japan Asipeli MOALA Back row 22 y/o 28/06/1998 1.83 m 112 kg 6 ft 17 st; 246.92 lb
New Zealand Brendon O'CONNOR Back row 31 y/o 11/09/1989 1.86 m 100 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
Australia Jake SCHATZ Back row 30 y/o 25/07/1990 1.92 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
Japan Kyo YOSHIDA Back row 25 y/o 30/06/1995 1.88 m 106 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb
New Zealand Mateaki KAFATOLU Back row 31 y/o 11/08/1989 1.83 m 105 kg 6 ft 16 st; 231.49 lb
New Zealand Mitchell JACOBSON Back row 25 y/o 13/01/1996 1.91 m 108 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
Tonga OneHunga HAVILI Back row 25 y/o 16/02/1996 1.95 m 113 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb
Japan Shunsuke NUNOMAKI Back row 28 y/o 13/07/1992 1.78 m 91 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb
Tonga Tevita TUPOU Back row 29 y/o 26/09/1991 1.86 m 104 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb
Japan Kenda FUKUDA Scrum-half 24 y/o 19/12/1996 1.73 m 80 kg 5 ft 8 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb
Japan Naoto SAITO Scrum-half 23 y/o 26/08/1997 1.65 m 73 kg 5 ft 5 in 11 st 6.94 lb; 160.94 lb
South Africa Rudy PAIGE Scrum-half 31 y/o 02/08/1989 1.69 m 77 kg 5 ft 7 in 12 st 1.76 lb; 169.76 lb
Japan Takahiro KIMURA Scrum-half 27 y/o 09/12/1993 1.72 m 83 kg 5 ft 8 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb
Australia Alex HORAN Fly-half 24 y/o 04/04/1997 1.85 m 93 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb
Australia Ben LUCAS Fly-half 33 y/o 30/12/1987 1.78 m 85 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb
Japan Jumpei OGURA Fly-half 28 y/o 11/07/1992 1.72 m 82 kg 5 ft 8 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb
Samoa Ben TE'O Center 34 y/o 27/01/1987 1.88 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb
South Africa JJ ENGELBRECHT Center 32 y/o 22/02/1989 1.90 m 94 kg 6 ft 3 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb
Australia Jordan JACKSON-HOPE Center 25 y/o 05/04/1996 1.75 m 82 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb
Japan Shogo NAKANO Center 23 y/o 11/06/1997 1.86 m 100 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
Tonga Siosaia FIFITA Center 22 y/o 20/12/1998 1.87 m 103 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb
New Zealand Tautalatasi TASI Center 26 y/o 22/11/1994 1.79 m 96 kg 5 ft 10 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb
Fiji Burua INOKE Winger 21 y/o 30/05/1999 1.75 m 89 kg 5 ft 9 in 14 st 0.21 lb; 196.21 lb
Australia James DARGAVILLE Winger 29 y/o 25/04/1992 1.87 m 94 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb
South Africa Garth APRIL Fullback 29 y/o 16/07/1991 1.76 m 82 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb 2020
Japan Hiroki KUMOYAMA Fullback 21 y/o 18/07/1999 1.86 m 88 kg 6 ft 1 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb
Japan Keisuke MORIYA Fullback 27 y/o 04/03/1994 1.84 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb
Japan Yoshizumi TAKEDA Fullback 30 y/o 29/04/1991 1.80 m 95 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
South Africa Hencus VAN WYK Prop 29 PRO Gone to Cheetahs
Samoa Jarred ADAMS Prop 24
Australia Efi MA'AFU Hooker 23
New Zealand Leni APISAI Hooker 25
Australia Ben HYNE Lock 27 gone to Brumbies
Australia Mike STOLBERG Lock 29 Gone to Rebels

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Burua INOKE - 21 years old
  • Oldest player : Jaba BREGVADZE - 34 years old
  • Average : 27 years old
  • Lightest player : Naoto SAITO - 73 kg
  • Heaviest player : Sione ASI - 135 kg
  • Average weight : 102 kg