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Panther 372

22 matches [1995-1997]

4 points [1 try]


Samoan born forward who played for Bradford Northern in the English Championship in 1993/94 and for the North Harbour Sea Eagles in the NZ Lion Red Cup in 1994 before being scouted and recruited by the Panthers.

He made his Panthers debut as a starting front rower in the Round 7 loss to the Sydney Tigers. He would make a total of 13 appearances in 1995, alternating between the front and second rows and also coming off the bench a couple of times. At the end of the season, he was selected for the Western Samoa World Cup squad, making two appearances.

He would be in the first grade squad over the 1996 and 1997, making a total of 9 appearances across the two seasons. However, he would be released at the end of the 1997 season.


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