Bradley Slater rugby player
Bradley Slater rugby player

Bradley Slater

1st Sep 1998 1.86m/110kg Hooker

Liam Messam returns as the Chiefs make 20 changes for their final round robin match

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Chiefs Head Coach Clayton McMillan has named his  team to face the Blues at Eden Park on Saturday 1 May with 20 changes to the matchday 23 from last week.   The youthful twenty-three includes...

Mitchell Brown to start in 50th Chiefs game

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs return refreshed from their bye week to venture south this Saturday to take on the inform Highlanders at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.   Loosehead prop Aidan Ross, hooker Samisoni...

Pita Gus Sowakula returns as Chiefs stick with McKenzie at fullback

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Chiefs Head Coach Clayton McMillan has named his Chiefs team to face the Blues on home soil following their 35-29 win over the Hurricanes last weekend. McMillan has made three changes to his starting fifteen...

Josh Lord and Kaylum Boshier in-line to make Super Rugby debut

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clayton McMillan has named his Chiefs team to challenge the Crusaders in their second game of this year’s Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa competition at Orangetheory Stadium on 13 March.   McMillan...

Chiefs confirm 11 new signings including two former Hurricanes and two highly rated halfbacks

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have confirmed their squad for the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season and Trans-Tasman competitions.   With Warren Gatland working with the British and Irish Lions, Clayton McMillan will...

Barrett brothers named in Taranaki's first team of the season

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Taranaki will open their Mitre 10 Cup campaign on Sunday with Beauden and Jordie Barrett both starting for the side that will take on Bay of Plenty.   Beauden has been named to start at first-five...

Waisake Naholo's brother Kini set to make his Super Rugby debut for the Chiefs

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs kick off their final Super Rugby Aotearoa match for 2020 when they take on the Hurricanes at Sky Stadium this Saturday in Wellington. Chiefs Head Coach Warren Gatland has made several changes...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Wrap-Up - Round 6

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another great round of Super Rugby Aotearoa came to pass with some payback to the Blues from the Hurricanes and a fantastic second half display which saw the Highlanders home against a stunned Chiefs outfit.   Hurricanes...

"Thank God for that." - Gatland jokes on son's axing from Highlanders

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders today named their side that will take on the Warren Gatland's Chiefs at FMG Stadium Waikato on Sunday, and the side sees the absence of Warren's son, Bryn Gatland.      Bryn,...

Team News: Aaron Cruden and Josh Ioane benched for Sunday's clash

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs return home refreshed after their bye week to take on the Highlanders at FMG Stadium Waikato on Sunday 19 July in round six of Super Rugby Aotearoa with both the Chiefs and Highlanders...