Player Details

highlanders # 196
Position Centre
Born 21/05/1982 in Wellington
Height 1.82m
Weight 107kg
club Oriental-Rongotai
Province Wellington
Provincial Caps 61
Provincial Points 140 (28t)
Provincial Debut 2002 v Hawke's Bay
Super Rugby Caps 125
Super Rugby Points 225 (45t)
Super Rugby Debut 2003 v Cursaders (Hurricanes)
Test Caps 73
test points 120 (24t)
test debut 2003 v England


Ma'a Nonu has played 71 tests for the All Blacks since his debut in 2003 against England in Wellington.  He has also had a stellar Super Rugby career for both the Hurricanes and Blues playing a total 124 games.  Nonu’s move south will add to this impressive playing record at Super level and the Highlanders are looking forward to welcoming him for the 2013 season.