Xavier Numia rugby player
Xavier Numia rugby player

Xavier Numia

29th Nov 1998 1.89m/111kg Loosehead Prop

Ardie Savea returns to the starting XV to face the Brumbies

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes captain Ardie Savea is back to lead his squad for Saturday’s crucial Super Rugby Trans-Tasman clash with the Brumbies in Canberra.   Having made a successful and prominent return...

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

4 weeks 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

1 month 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

2 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

3 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...

Ardie Savea captains the Hurricanes in his 100th game as brother Julian returns

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ardie Savea’s first game as captain of the Hurricanes will also be his 100th cap for the side when they take on the Blues at Sky Stadium this Saturday. Ardie’s older sibling Julian will...

Julian Savea returns as the Hurricanes confirm 2021 squad

6 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...

Savea at centre for Wellington

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wellington Lions head coach, Leo Crowley, has made a handful of changes to his side ahead of their clash against Manawatu at Sky Stadium. Saturday marks the last of the round-robin fixtures, before the...

World Rugby’s Covid-19 Return to Play Guidelines

1 year ago by Rugby World

The governing body has released information on how to get back to rugby safelyHolding back: Hurricanes' Xavier Numia and Black Fern Marcelle Parkes train in Wellington (Getty Images)The governing body...

Hurricanes 2020 squad announced

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highly rated prop Tyrel Lomax and lock Scott Scrafton are two big additions to the Hurricanes squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   One test All Black Lomax has moved to the club on a four-year...