|Gagai playing for the Broncos in 2009.|
3 January 1991 |
Mackay, Queensland, Australia
|Height||182 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||91 kg (14 st 5 lb)|
|Position||Fullback, Centre, Wing|
Born in Mackay, Queensland, Gagai played his junior football for Brisbane Wests before being signed by the Brisbane Broncos. He played for the Broncos NYC team from 2009 to 2011, scoring 39 tries in 61 games.
In March 2012, Gagai re-signed with the Broncos on a 2-year contract.
In May 2012, Gagai was released from his Broncos contract less than 2 months after re-signing.
On 28 May 2012, Gagai signed a 2-and-a-half year contract with the Newcastle Knights starting immediately. In Round 14 of the 2012 NRL season he made his debut for the Knights in their 32-16 loss to the Canberra Raiders, scoring a try.
On 22 May 2013, Gagai re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.
Gagai's father Ray was a member of the Brisbane Broncos' squad in the 1989 NSWRL season. Gagai is also the cousin of Brisbane Broncos player Josh Hoffman, former Broncos player Wendell Sailor and fellow Knights player Travis Waddell.
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