Fletcher Smith

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Player Details

Position First five-eighth
Born 01/03/1995
Height 1.80m
Weight 88kg
Club University
Province Otago
Provincial Caps 23
Provincial Points 171 (2t, 34c, 31p)
Provincial Debut 2015 v Canterbury
Super Rugby Caps 2
Super Rugby Points 2 (1c)
Super Rugby Debut 2016 v Kings


With the departure of Marty Banks to Italy, Fletcher Smith graduates from a temporary injury replacement in 2016 to a fulltime squad member in 2017. Smith is an accurate goal kicker who has grown as a player from his exposure to Super Rugby in 2016.

What is your first rugby memory?   Buying my first head gear that I had for 12 years
Best thing about rugby?   Making good mates and the travel

Who is your favourite rugby player? 

 Dan Carter
Worst thing about rugby?  Conditioning season
Favourite movie?  War Dogs
Favourite food?  Fudge

What are your other interests? 

 Travel, trying to surf
Do you have a favourite quote?   Do today what others will not do, so tomorrow you can do what others cannot do
What does representing the Highlanders mean to you?   Being a part of a brotherhood and creating memories
Instagram:  fletch_smith