Folau Fakatava rugby player
Folau Fakatava rugby player

Folau Fakatava

16th Dec 1999 1.77m/80kg Scrum Half

Highlanders shuffle backs for Reds clash

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Trans-Tasman competition kicks off on Friday night with the Australian champions, the Queensland Reds, in Dunedin.   This will be the first time the Highlanders’ have played...

Josh Ioane returns to the Highlanders starting XV

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders take on the Blues on Friday in Dunedin with Head Coach, Tony Brown, has made minimal changes to the side that went down to the Chiefs in extra time last weekend.    Exciting...

"You can't re-sign Perenara." - Sir John Kirwan

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary former All Black winger has voiced the controversial notion that there may no longer be place for TJ Perenara in the All Black camp when he returns from his stint in Japan.   Perenara’s...

Shannon Frizell commits to the Highlanders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks and Highlander loose forward Shannon Frizell has signed with the Highlanders through to 2023.     Frizell has played 44 games for the Highlanders since joining the club from Tasman...

Highlanders Make Six Changes From The Side That Beat The Crusaders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders Head Coach, Tony Brown, has made several changes to his side to play the resurgent Chiefs on Saturday in Dunedin.   In the forwards, Josh Hohneck rotates with Siate Tokolahi and James...

Highlanders halfback suffers season-ending injury

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders have confirmed that halfback Folau Fakatava has been ruled out for the remained of the year after sustaining a knee injury on Friday against the Crusaders.   Following imaging...

Japan Star Kazuki Himeno Set For Highlanders Debut

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders, fresh from the bye, welcome several players for their first start of the competition against the Hurricanes. Giant lock Pari Pari Parkinson returns from a long-term injury to partner the...

Fakatava extends stay at Highlanders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders under-study scrumhalf Folau Fakatava will remain in Otago until 2023, having recently signed an extension with the Franchise.   Highlander’s CEO, Roger Clark, said:   “Folau...

Blues 39-17 Highlanders: Rampant hosts underline Super Rugby credentials

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues made it two wins from two games, scoring five tries in a 39-17 victory over the Highlanders in Super Rugby Aotearoa in Auckland on Sunday. The hosts proved unstoppable at Eden Park, practically...

Aaron Smith returns to the Highlanders starting XV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Gordon Hunter Memorial Trophy is at stake this Sunday in the round three of Super Rugby Aotearoa clash between the Blues and the Highlanders. Hunter coached both the Blues and the Highlanders,...