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Aaron Smith
New Zealand
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Full name Aaron Luke Smith
Born November 21, 1988, Feilding
Current age 25 years 254 days
Major teams Highlanders, Manawatu, New Zealand Maori, New Zealand
Position Scrum-half
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 183 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2012-2014 29 27 2 45 9 0 0 0 27 1 1 94.82
Bledisloe Cup 2012-2013 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 91.66
The Rugby Championship 2012-2013 12 11 1 25 5 0 0 0 12 0 0 100.00

Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Ireland at Auckland, Jun 9, 2012 match details
Last Test New Zealand v England at Hamilton, Jun 21, 2014 match details
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Aaron Smith made an immediate impact on the international stage when the scrum-half played a central role in the All Blacks' 3-0 series win over Ireland in 2012. Smith, a former hairdressing apprentice, was part of the New Zealand Maori side that beat the Ireland in 2010.

The speed of his pass and sharpness in attack are among the notable strengths of the Highlanders scurm-half.

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Jun 27, 2014
Aaron Smith fires a pass from the scrum
Aaron Smith fires a pass from the scrum
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Jun 21, 2014
Aaron Smith shakes off the tackle of Chris Ashton
Aaron Smith shakes off the tackle of Chris Ashton
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Jun 21, 2014
New Zealand's Aaron Smith beats the tackle of Chris Ashton
New Zealand's Aaron Smith beats the tackle of Chris Ashton
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Jun 5, 2014
New Zealand's Aaron Smith catches a ball during training
New Zealand's Aaron Smith catches a ball during training
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