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Samiu Vahafolau
Tonga
Full name Samiu Kaufusi Vahafolau
Born April 24, 1978, Ovaka
Current age 36 years 131 days
Major teams Biarritz, Tonga
Position No. 8
Height 6 ft 4 in
Weight 244 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2007-2011 14 9 5 10 2 0 0 0 8 6 0 57.14
IRB Rugby World Cup 2011-2011 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00

Career statistics
Test debut Japan v Tonga at Coffs Harbour, Jun 2, 2007 match details
Last Test France v Tonga at Wellington, Oct 1, 2011 match details
Test Statsguru Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list
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Beziers' back-row Vahafolau came to the D2 side from Biarritz - where before he played for the Sanyo Wild Knights in Japan. At the age of 33 and with 10 caps to his name, Vahafolau will be well versed in the dynamics of the back-row. He goes into the 2011 World Cup with two tries to his name for the national side.

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Match report: Biarritz snatch victory against Glasgow (Dec 14, 2007)
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Jan 9, 2010
Biarritz's Samiu Vahafolau is tackled by Stade Francais' Djibril Camara
Biarritz's Samiu Vahafolau is tackled by Stade Francais' Djibril Camara
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Jan 31, 2009
Biarritz's flanker Samiu Vahafolau tackles Toulouse's Maxime Medard
Biarritz's flanker Samiu Vahafolau tackles Toulouse's Maxime Medard
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Oct 18, 2008
Biarritz's Samiu Vahafolau
Biarritz's Samiu Vahafolau
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