Andrew Blowers

Andrew Blowers


  • Number: 16
  • Position: Flanker
  • Born: 27/03/75
  • Height: 193
  • Weight: 110
  • Province: Auckland
  • Blues Debut: 1996 v Wellington
  • Blues Caps: 34
  • Blues Points: 65
  • Breakdown: 13T
  • Test Caps: 11
  • Test Debut: 1996 v South Africa

The Samoan-born Flanker initially started his career with the Samoan national side, without earning any caps. He then transitioned back to NZ International Rugby and went on to earn 18 caps for the All Blacks between 1996 and 1999.

The MAGS old boy played for Auckland in the NPC and then made the Blues during the first year of Super Rugby in 1996. He spent one year with the Hurricanes in 1999 before returning to the Blues. Then, after dropping back in to second tier for All Black selectors, Blowers moved to northern hemisphere rugby to play for the Northampton Saints then Bristol Rugby in England.