28 February 1979 |
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||187 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||104 kg (16 st 5 lb)|
|Source: Rugby League Project|
Andrew Lomu (born 28 February 1979 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer. He previously played for the Sydney Roosters, Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, Canberra Raiders and for the Brisbane Broncos in the National Rugby League (NRL) competition. He primarily played in the front-row.
A distant cousin of former New Zealand rugby union international Jonah Lomu, he is of Tongan descent and represented Tonga at the 2000 Rugby League World Cup. He also represented New Zealand against Australia in one game in 2002.
Lomu played for the Roosters from the bench in their 2002 NRL Grand Final victory against the New Zealand Warriors. At the end of the following season he played his last game for the Roosters, coming on from the interchange bench in the 2003 NRL grand final which was lost to the Penrith Panthers. The following season he played for Cronulla-Sutherland.