Bill Meakes rugby player
Bill Meakes rugby player

Bill Meakes

23rd Feb 1991 1.87m/94kg Outside Centre

Rebels gamble with Toomua for Crusaders clash

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels head coach Dave Wessels has gambled with a new halfback combination for their clash with the Crusaders at Christchurch on Saturday.   Michael Ruru starts at scrumhalf, with Will...

Hurricanes hold on against Rebels, Chiefs rally to draw

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes scored 26 points in the opening 22 minutes to beat the Rebels, while the Chiefs came back to draw 31-31 with the Highlanders.     A 26-point blitz in the opening 22 minutes...

Waratahs rally to victory in Folau's absence

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Waratahs produced a stirring second-half comeback to defeat the Rebels 23-20 at the SCG in their first match since Israel Folau was stood down. Daryl Gibson's side scored 16 unanswered points...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

41 players named for All Blacks foundation day   All Blacks have announced forty-one players who will attend the day which is aimed at allowing the All Blacks management team and top players to...

Waratahs beaten despite Folau & Foley milestones, Hodge hat-trick sinks Sunwolves

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Waratahs went down to the Blues despite Israel Folau making Super Rugby history, while there were wins for the Crusaders and the Rebels.       Landmark scores from Israel Folau...

Stunning Lions fightback ends Rebels' winning start

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the Rebels looked to be cruising towards a big away win, the Lions rallied and sensationally stole victory on Saturday.     The Lions mustered an incredible second-half response to deny...

Hometown hero Laumape inspires Hurricanes win, Rebels down Highlanders

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ngani Laumape tormented the Brumbies as the Hurricanes dished out a hammering, while the Rebels made it two wins out of two.           Ngani Laumape scored a hat-trick...

Aaron Smith try snatches win over Chiefs for 14-man Highlanders

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sio Tomkinson's red card made a Highlanders comeback look unlikely, but Aaron Smith had other ideas and punished the Chiefs.     Aaron Smith's late try saw the 14-man Highlanders come from...

Six of the best tries from Super Rugby as we head into the Test season

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Super Rugby will be going on hiatus for the next three weeks to make way for the highly anticipated June International Series. As the teams head into the break, here's a look at some of the best tries...

Super Rugby Top Performers - Round 16

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a shortened round of Super Rugby action, we take a look at the Top Performers of the Weekend.     Ethan Blackadder The son of former Crusaders player and coach Todd Blackadder,...