Brent Thompson

Brent Thompson
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  • Number: 115
  • Position: Flanker
  • Born: 08/04/78
  • Height: 191
  • Weight: 101
  • Province: Taranaki
  • Blues Debut: 2004 v Reds
  • Blues Caps: 1

Brent Thompson transferred up to the Blues in 2004 after starting his Super Rugby career with the Hurricanes in 2000. He then took up a contract with Japanese club Suntory in 2004 and returned to New Zealand in 2007.

The flanker played for Taranaki throughout much of his rugby career, only transferring to Manawatu in 2009. He was forced to retire from rugby in 2010 because of a neck injury.