Virimi Vakatawa

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Virimi Vakatawa
Virimi Vakatawa Racing Metro training 2012-03-13.jpg
Date of birth (1992-05-01) 1 May 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Fiji
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 92 kg (14 st 7 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Wing, centre
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2011– Racing Métro 92 39 (45)9t
correct as of 13th May 2013.

Virimi Vakatawa (born 1 May 1992) is a Fijian rugby union player. His position is wing and centre. He currently plays for Racing Métro 92 in the Top 14.[1] He began his career in Fiji playing for his school Lelean Memorial School before getting recruited by France based Fijian winger, Sireli Bobo and joining Racing Métro 92 in 2010. He was mentored by another former flying Fijian in Simon Raiwalui. He played his first game in the 2010–11 Heineken Cup where he scored his first try against Leinster.

In 2013, he became eligible to represent France.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Virimi Vakatawa Profile". Itsrugby.fr. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 

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