New All Black prop shuts down journalist who questioned his scrummaging
New All Black prop Kane Hames took exception to an article written about him and he wasn’t shy about raising the issue during a press conference.
Hames singled out Marc Hinton, after an article appeared suggesting he wasn’t a ‘renowned scrummager’.
Coming from Bay of Plenty, the 29-year-old joined the Maori All Blacks for the first time in 2013 after a strong ITM Cup season with the Steamers.
A strong tighthead prop with an ability to pounce on any loose ball that comes his way, Hames is also a registered rugby referee and has worked as a Rugby Development Officer with the Bay of Plenty RFU.
Here’s a video of Hames squatting 240kg in 2013.
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