Shane Christie rugby player
Shane Christie rugby player

Shane Christie

23rd Sep 1985 1.84m/107kg Openside Flanker

Liam Squire's return and Japan star headline Highlanders 2021 squad

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are six new faces and two returning familiar faces among the Highlanders squad announced today. The squad features 22 forwards and 17 backs and will again be co-captained by Ash Dixon and Aaron Smith.   A...

Squire expected to return to Highlanders

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Highlanders and All Black loose forward Liam Squire looks set to make a comeback to Highlanders for the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season.       The 29-year-old left the franchise...

Monday Morning Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pat Lambie out for up to 9 months Springbok and Racing 92 playmaker Pat Lambie has confirmed that he could be ruled out for up to nine months after suffering an anterior cruciate ligament injury in the...

Former Highlander Shane Christie forced into retirement

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Highlanders and Tasman captain Shane Christie has been forced to retire due to ongoing symptoms from a concussion he suffered back in 2016.   The 32-year-old flanker missed the entire...

Weekly Round Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced that Scotland international Sean Maitland has signed a contract extension with the Club. Full story      Shane Christie ruled out for the rest of the Super...

Shane Christie ruled out for the season with concussion-like symptoms

4 years ago by Highlanders Rugby

Shane Christie's Super Rugby season is over due to experiencing "concussion-like" symptoms. The Highlanders confirmed on Friday he would take no further part in their campaign, which runs until at least...

Weekly Round Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Graham Rowntree to join Lions tour staff   Former England coach Graham Rowntree is set to join the British and Irish Lions staff for the tour of New Zealand.   The 45-year-old former prop...

Tuesday Afternoon Round Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons sign Springbok star Zane Kirchner Newport Gwent Dragons have confirmed the signing of Springbok Zane Kirchner.   “I am delighted to welcome Zane to the Dragons," commented Dragons...

Jason Emery out of Super Rugby 2017

4 years ago by Highlanders Rugby

The Highlanders medical staff have confirmed that centre Jason Emery will miss the remainder of Super Rugby after rupturing his Achilles.   Emery becomes the second Highlanders player to be...

Maori All Blacks team to face Harlequins

4 years ago by Maori All Blacks

Head Coach Colin Cooper has made three changes to his Maori All Blacks run-on side for their tour-closing match against the Harlequins on Wednesday.   Whetu Douglas will start no.6, Sean Wainui...