Ash Dixon


Player Details

Position Hooker
Born 1/09/88 
Height 1.82m
Weight 102kg
Club Napier Tech
Province Hawkes Bay
Provincial Caps 96
Provincial Points 25 (5t)
Provincial Debut 2008 v Manawatu 
Super Rugby Caps 51
Super Rugby Points 5 (1t)
Super Rugby Debut 2013 v Highlanders (Hurricanes)


Dixon was selected by the Blues in 2011 and named in the Hurricanes' Wider Training Group in 2013, making 15 appearances throughout the 2014 season, including a Super Rugby debut against his current teammates.The Christchurch-born hooker, Maori All Blacks Captain and senior player within the Highlanders squad is an experienced campaigner and natural leader on and off the field. Dixon is also a senior member of the Hawke's Bay team and helped them defend the Ranfurly Shield for a large part of the 2015 ITM Cup season after winning it in 2014.

What is your first rugby memory? Eating all the oranges at half time
Best rugby moment to date? Winning the 2015 Super Rugby title 
Who is your favourite rugby player? Dan Pryor
Favourite singer/band? Ice Cube/John Mayer
Favourite food? Mexican 

If you weren't a rugby player what would you be doing?

Do you have a favourite movie/TV show? Sons of Anarchy
Hate to be without? Family
What does representing the Highlanders mean to you? I love rugby, it's a privilage to play
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