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Sekope Kepu
Australia
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Full name Sekope Miami Kepu
Born February 5, 1986, Sydney, NSW
Current age 28 years 72 days
Major teams Waratahs, Australia
Position Prop
Height 6 ft 2 in
Weight 260 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2008-2013 38 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 22 15 1 59.21
Bledisloe Cup 2011-2013 7 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 1 21.42
IRB Rugby World Cup 2011-2011 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 66.66
The Rugby Championship 2011-2013 11 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 6 0 45.45

Career statistics
Test debut Italy v Australia at Padova, Nov 8, 2008 match details
Last Test Wales v Australia at Millennium Stadium, Nov 30, 2013 match details
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Kepu is another youngster emerging for the Wallabies in the current transitional phase. A representative for New Zealand at junior levels, Kepu was born in Sydney and debuted for Australia against Italy in 2008.

The prop was in the wider Chiefs squad in Super Rugby between 2005 and 2007, before the Waratahs threw him a lifeline for the 2008 Super 14 season.

He excelled for the NSW side and for Sydney club Randwick, catching the eye of Wallabies selectors with his power and ability to crash over for the odd try.

After impressing throughout the 2011 Super Rugby season - Kepu pushed into reckoning for a Wallabies first-team spot at loose-head following an injury to usual first-choice Benn Robinson. Kepu kept his place in the front-row and started throughout the Tri-Nations. He went on to make six appearances for the Wallabies in the World Cup.

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Aug 31, 2013
Randwick's Sekope Kepu takes the ball forward against Southern Districts
Randwick's Sekope Kepu takes the ball forward against Southern Districts
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Jun 15, 2012
Australia's Sekope Kepu is all-smiles during a team photo call
Australia's Sekope Kepu is all-smiles during a team photo call
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Mar 24, 2012
The Waratahs' Sekope Kepu takes on the Sharks' defence
The Waratahs' Sekope Kepu takes on the Sharks' defence
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Mar 2, 2012
The Waratahs' Sekope Kepu bursts through the Rebels' defence
The Waratahs' Sekope Kepu bursts through the Rebels' defence
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