Chris Feauai-Sautia

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Chris Feauai-Sautia
Chris Feauai-Sautia.jpg
Full name Christopher Feauai-Sautia
Date of birth (1993-11-17) November 17, 1993 (age 20)
Place of birth Auckland, New Zealand
Height 195 cm (6 ft 5 in)[1]
Weight 92 kg (203 lb; 14.5 st)
School Brisbane State High School
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Wing / Outside Centre
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2012– Reds 23 (30)
correct as of 4 June 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2013-
2012
2009–11
Australia
Australia U-20
Australian Schoolboys
2
4
11
(10)
correct as of 24 November 2013.

Chris Feauai-Sautia (born 17 November 1993) is an Australian professional rugby union footballer. He plays for the Queensland Reds in Super Rugby and his usual position is Wing, but can also play in the Centre.

Early life[edit]

Of Samoan heritage, Feauai-Sautia was born in Auckland but moved to Brisbane with his family as a youngster.[2]

Feauai-Sautia was educated at Brisbane State High School,[2] finishing in 2011. He played rugby for the Australian Schoolboys three years in a row from 2009 to 2011.[3]

Currently he is tied with Hugh Roach as the most capped Australian Schools player, with two more caps than the next highest, Quade Cooper and Kurtley Beale.[2]

Feauai-Sautia was selected for the Australian U-20 team to play in the 2012 Junior World Cup in South Africa.[4]

Super Rugby[edit]

In 2012 Feauai-Sautia was promoted to the 30-man playing roster for the Reds.[3] He made his Super Rugby debut for the Reds against the Lions at Lang Park on 19 May 2012, coming off the bench five minutes after half time and scoring a try four minutes later.[5]

In the following fixture against the Rebels he made his run-on debut in place of the injured Digby Ioane, scoring the game's opening try.

Reference List[edit]

  1. ^ "Chris Feauai-Sautia". rugby.com.au. Australian Rugby Union. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Reds Profile". redsrugby.com.au. Archived from the original on 9 September 2013. 
  3. ^ a b O'Neil, Brent (5 October 2011). "Delight for Chris Feauai-Sautia after being named in Queensland Reds squad". Courier Mail. Retrieved 2 Jul 2012. 
  4. ^ http://www.irb.com/jwc/teams/team=3445/index.html IRB
  5. ^ SA Rugby Match Breakdow

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