Salesi Manu

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Salesi Manu
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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)
Benetton Treviso
Honda Heat
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.


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]


  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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