Zane Kapeli rugby player
Zane Kapeli rugby player

Zane Kapeli

28th Sep 1992 1.89m/130kg Blindside Flanker

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

2 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...

Highlanders Reveal Refreshed Squad for 2020

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders will have a fresh new look in 2020 with 15 players in their first season with the southern-most Super Rugby club.   There is plenty of experience in the forwards with Liam Coltman, Ash...

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 23-21 Tonga

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France booked their place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals but made hard work of beating Tonga 23-21 in Kumamoto.     Jacques Brunel's men looked set to triumph with ease on...

Vunipola better off playing than eating Kobe beef, jokes Eddie Jones

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Billy Vunipola took some big hits in England' Rugby World Cup opener against Tonga, but has been named to start against the United States.       Zane Kapeli SMASHES Billy Vunipola...

Manu Tuilagi's brace guides England to victory

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England got their Rugby World Cup campaign off to a winning start, Manu Tuilagi starring with two tries as Eddie Jones' side beat Tonga.         Manu Tuilagi led the way for...

IN-ZANE HIT!! Billy Vunipola gets smashed by Zane Kapeli

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Billy Vunipola was on the wrong end of Zane Kapeli in England's opening Rugby World Cup game.   Zane Kapeli SMASHES Billy Vunipola 💥#ENGvTGA #RWC2019 — Ultimate...

Meet the Ultimate Rugby World Cup bolter who will make his test debut against the All Blacks

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga's Rugby World Cup squad contains what can only be described as the ultimate World Cup bolter.   Siua Maile is a name not known to many but might become the topic of a number debates of...

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...