Salesi Manu

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Salesi Manu
Salesi Manu2.jpg
Full name Salesi Manu
Date of birth (1990-09-26) 26 September 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth Sydney, Australia
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 125 kg (19 st 10 lb)
Spouse Brooklyn Manu
Rugby union career
Position(s) Prop
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2014–16
2016−
Benetton Treviso
Honda Heat
24
9
((0)
(0))
Correct as of 15 January 2017
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
2012 North Harbour 6 ((0))
Correct as of 13 December 2012
Super Rugby
Years Team Apps (Points)
2012–14 Force 9 ((0))
Correct as of 15 July 2013
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010 Australia U20 5 ((0))
Correct as of 13 December 2012

Salesi Manu (born 26 September 1990 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian rugby union footballer who plays as a prop. He currently plays for Italian club Benetton Treviso.

Early life[edit]

Manu was a member of the Australia under 20 team that competed in the 2010 IRB Junior World Championship.[1]

Played with Daniel Hicky and Tom Johnson in the under 15s comp for manly.

Career[edit]

He joined the Western Force Extended Playing Squad during 2012 and made 8 appearances.[2] In the second half of the year he played for North Harbour in New Zealand's domestic ITM Cup competition.[3] Manu was a member of the Western Force extended player group for the 2013 Super Rugby season before signing with Benetton Treviso for the 2014–15 season.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Salesi Manu IRB JWC Player Profile". Archived from the original on 13 January 2013. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Salesi Manu Western Force Player Profile". Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Salesi Manu North Harbour Player Profile". Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Nick 'Honey Badger' Cummins lost to Australian rugby". The Australian. 4 July 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014. 

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