Liam Mitchell rugby player
Liam Mitchell rugby player

Liam Mitchell

10th Oct 1995 1.99m/110kg No 5 Lock

France bound Ngani Laumape returns in one of six changes for the Hurricanes

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Francais bound centre Ngani Laumape will return to the starting line-up for the Hurricanes when they face the Rebels in the second round of Super Rugby Trans-Tasman at Sky Stadium on Friday night. Laumape...

Laumape to miss Hurricanes clash with the Waratahs

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes head coach Jason Holland believes there is plenty of excitement building in the squad as they head across the ditch to kick off their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman campaign against the Waratahs in...

Dane Coles returns to Hurricanes starting XV

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes centurion and former captain Dane Coles will return to the starting line-up for Friday night’s Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa match against the Highlanders in Dunedin.Coles, who has missed the...

Peter Umaga-Jensen starts for the Hurricanes

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A handful of tweaks have been made to the Hurricanes starting line-up ahead of Sunday’s clash with the Crusaders in Christchurch. The Hurricanes are the only side that managed to hand the Crusaders...

Julian Savea returns as the Hurricanes confirm 2021 squad

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hawke’s Bay’s Lolagi Visinia and Wellington’s Pepesana Patafilo will take up the final two spots in next year’s Hurricanes roster.    The 2021 squad will officially...

Shield Fever | Hawke's Bay v Manawatu

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 7 of the Mitre 10 Cup gets underway this weekend with the pick of the match-ups taking the form of Hawke’s Bay vs Manawatu with the Ranfurly Shield up for grabs. Hawke’s Bay claimed the...

Aaron Smith and NMS included in Turbos team

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith will turn out for the Manawatu Turbos for the first time in NINE years this weekend and will be joined by the exciting return of Nehe Milner-Skudder.   Aaron Smith’s long-awaited...

Dane Coles to become the most capped Hurricanes forward

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dane Coles is set to become the Hurricanes most capped forward when the Hurricanes face the Highlanders under the roof in Dunedin this weekend. The Wellington stalwart will hit 119 caps on Saturday, passing...

Jordie Barrett returns for Hurricanes

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordie Barrett will make his return to Super Rugby Aotearoa, as the Hurricanes get set for a clash against the Chiefs in Hamilton this Sunday.   The 22-year-old has been nursing a shoulder injury...

The busiest tacklers, most potent attackers, turnover kings and more from all the top leagues

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the world’s premier domestic competitions in full swing, we take a look at the top performers in the most noteworthy categories. We take a look at the best performers from the Premiership, Pro...