Steve Mafi rugby player
Steve Mafi rugby player

Steve Mafi

9th Dec 1989 1.98m/112kg No 4 Lock

Should A Pacific Islanders Touring Side Be Reinstated and How Would They Line Up Today?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2003, a Pacific Islanders touring side was given the go-ahead by the IRB (now World Rugby) to compete. The concept that was based on the British and Irish Lions composite side, was put...

PNC Preview – Japan vs Tonga

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

After upsetting pre-tournament favorites Fiji in Kamaishi, Japan will look to take another step towards the Pacific Nations Cup title when they host Tonga in Osaka on Saturday. Matches...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Strong Fiji side named to face Japan   Fijians Head Coach John McKee has secured a wealth of experience in his match-day 23-member squad for the opening round of the World Rugby Pacific Nations...

London Irish Sign Tongan International

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish have secured the services of Tonga international Steve Mafi who will join the club early in the 2019/20 season.     The Australian born second-row forward, who represented Australia...

Nasi Manu named in Tonga's 31-man Pacific Nations Cup squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning cancer survivor and Benetton Treviso forward Nasi Manu headlines Tonga’s 31-man squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup.   The 31-year-old loose forward missed Benetton Treviso’s...

Players to Watch Today

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

We are treated to another jampacked weekend of test rugby this weekend with Romania and USA kicking things off on Saturday with the action finishing in Lille with France taking on Argentina.         Not...

Champions Cup Highlights Round Two: Castres v Exeter Chiefs

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A fantastic result for Castres as they come away with a 4 point over Exeter Chiefs despite playing the entire second half with 14 men after Ma'amaVaipulu was red carded for a high tackle off the ball....

Heineken Champions Cup Round 2: Try of the Round

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Here are the best tries from round two of the Champions Cup featuring Maxime Médard's match-winner against Toulouse, Thomas Young finishing off a fantastic Wasps' counter-attack, Teddy...

Champions Cup Team of the Competition After Two Rounds

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following two rounds of fantastic action in the Champions Cup, we take a look at what a potential team of the competition would look like.   There are a few changes from our team of the week from...

Castres upet star-studded Montpellier to claim Top 14 title

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Castres surprised star-studded Montpellier in the French Top 14 final on Saturday night as the boot of Argentinian Benjamin Urdapilleta helped them to a famous 29-13 win. It was a huge achievement for...