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Famous Rugby Players from Tonga

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List of notable or famous rugby players from tonga, with bios and photos, including the top rugby players born in tonga and even some popular rugby players who immigrated to tonga. If you're trying to find out the names of famous tonga rugby players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These rugby players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known rugby player from tonga is included when available.

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This historic rugby players from tonga list can help answer the questions "Who are some tonga rugby players of note?" and "Who are the most famous rugby players from tonga?" These prominent rugby players of tonga may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected tonga rugby players.

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    Etu Uaisele

    Etuate Uaisele (born 12 December 1984) is a Tongan rugby league footballer who last played for the Dewsbury Rams in the Kingstone Press Championship. He plays as a winger or centre.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: Tonga
  • Fuifui Moimoi (born 26 September 1979) is a rugby league footballer who plays as a prop for Workington Town in League 1. He previously played Rugby League for Toronto Wolfpack in the English League One, Leigh Centurions in the English Championship and, most notably, Parramatta Eels in the National Rugby League (NRL). A New Zealand and Tonga international representative forward, Moimoi made over 200 NRL appearances for Parramatta where he attained cult status.He briefly played rugby union for Bradford & Bingley RFC in 2018.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 41
    • Birthplace: Nukuʻalofa, Tonga
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    Ita Vaea

    Ita Vaea is a Tongan rugby union player who plays for the Brumbies in Super Rugby. His playing position is openside flanker. He made his Brumbies debut during the 2011 Super Rugby season against the Sharks in Canberra. Vaea made 26 appearances for the Brumbies during the 2011 and 2012 seasons and signed a contract extension in 2012 to keep him in Canberra until 2014, but was ruled out of the entire 2013 and 2014 Super Rugby season after a blood clot was discovered on his heart. Vaea attended Nelson College from 2006 to 2007.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 31
    • Birthplace: Tonga
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    Konrad Hurrell

    Konrad Hurrell is a Tongan professional rugby league player who currently plays for the New Zealand Warriors in the National Rugby League competition. Hurrell primary plays at centre. Hurrell is a Tongan international representative.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 29
    • Birthplace: Nukuʻalofa, Tonga