Brendon O'Connor rugby player
Brendon O'Connor rugby player

Brendon O'Connor

11th Sep 1989 1.86m/100kg Openside Flanker

O'Connor won the 2009 IRB Junior World Championship with New Zealand Under 20. In 2012 O'Connor was a member of the Crusaders Wider Training Group and made two competition appearances that season.

He led Hawkes Bay to victory in the 2015 ITM Cup Championship Division and was a regular in Super Rugby with the Blues in Auckland before joining Tigers.

O'Connor arrived at Welford Road in the autumn of 2015, scoring a try on his debut in a European Champions Cup win over Stade Francais, and after 29 appearances for the club, he re-signed in February 2017.

As of the 2018/2019 Champions Cup, O'Connor has had 13 Champions Cup appearances scoring 3 tries and 15 points.

(LS February 13, 2017)
ML 9/10/18



Career

Untitled Hawke's Bay
Openside Flanker
2013 - present
leicester Leicester Tigers
Openside Flanker
2015 - present
auckland-blues Blues
Blindside Flanker
2013 - 2015