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Ben Tameifuna

The financial problems affecting the Pacific Islands nations have been brought sharply into focus in the wake of Tonga’s 102-0 t…

Chris Jones
05 Jul, 5:02

According to reports in France, Tameifuna tipped the scales at 160kg when he reported back to the Racing 92 after the Rugby World …

Online Editors
04 Nov, 9:38

Racing 92 prop Ben Tameifuna has received a lengthy ban in France after a dangerous tackle in his latest Top 14 outing.

Online Editors
16 Jan, 20:45

It's a sports' cliché, but the bench press continues to occupy a uniquely macho seat in the pantheon of weight training disciplin…

Ian Cameron
26 Apr, 4:07

WillGriff John, the 20-stone Sale Sharks prop, has taken a circuitous route to the top... now that he has reached it, he tells Rug…

Chris Jones
15 Jan, 7:27

Ben Tameifuna landed himself in hot water with Racing after the World Cup but he now has his weight under control at new club Bord…

Jamie Lyall
20 Sep, 3:40

Racing 92 prop Ben Tameifuna has been crowned as the heaviest man in test rugby.

Online Editors
15 Nov, 17:10

Manu Samoa have qualified for the 2023 World Cup after dispatching Tonga in a 37-15 victory at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.

Alex McLeod
17 Jul, 2:08

Tonga have reportedly dropped one of their 13 debutants from their side a day out from their test against the All Blacks amid an e…

Sam Smith
02 Jul, 1:31

Of the 30 players in the Tonga squad to face the All Blacks this weekend, many haven't been exposed to first-class rugby of any ki…

Sam Smith
28 Jun, 23:02

An ex-All Black believes the national selectors might take a conservative approach when it comes time to picking their squad to fa…

Alex McLeod
31 May, 22:54

All Blacks great Sir John Kirwan has revealed he has deep concerns about New Zealand's upcoming test matches against Tonga and Fij…

Alex McLeod
25 May, 0:59

The Chiefs and Crusaders have forged a fierce rivalry in the past decade with a new chapter set for Saturday.

Liam Messam
05 May, 19:14

Be it gaining weight or shedding timber, body composition is never far from the mind of a professional rugby player.

Ian Cameron
17 Jan, 9:58

Bigger is better for Test coaches, but it isn't for player welfare

Andy Clarke
06 Jan, 12:16

Glasgow’s Kiwi contingent of TJ Ioane, Aki Seiuli and Fotu Lokotui have endured a tough start to the PRO14 with the Warriors.

Campbell Burnes
23 Nov, 19:14