Ma'ama Vaipulu rugby player
Ma'ama Vaipulu rugby player

Ma'ama Vaipulu

21st Jul 1989 1.90m/120kg No. 8

Vaipulu started his professional career with the Counties Manukau Steelers during the 2012 ITM Cup, playing in the number eight position.

He became a regular in the starting 15 and helped his side to become established in the ITM Cup Premiership. His constant solid performances saw him being named into the Chiefs' training squad for the 2015 Super Rugby season.

The powerful No. 8 moved to Castres in the French Top 14 and extended his deal with the club until 2020.

The 2020 Top 14 season becomes Vaipulu's 4th year at Castres.

(LS September 30, 2020)

Career

275213_100002908945441_1598230740_n Tonga
No. 8
2017 - present
Untitled (3) Bay of Plenty
Blindside Flanker
2021 - present
chiefs Chiefs
Openside Flanker
2015 - 2016
counties Counties Manukau
Blindside Flanker
CastresOlympique Castres Olympique
Openside Flanker
2016 - 2021