Joseph Edwards

Joseph Edwards


  • Number: 239
  • Position: Loose Forward
  • Born: 21/09/93
  • Height: 1.94m
  • Weight: 113kg
  • Province: Auckland
  • Provincial Debut: 2012 v Manawatu
  • Blues Debut: 2015 v Rebels
  • Blues Caps: 9

Edwards made his Blues debut in 2015 against the Rebels and plays both flanker and number 8 for Auckland Rugby.

He captained the St Kentigern College First XV and was a member of the New Zealand Under 20 team in 2013. Following on from this, Edwards gained further international honours in 2015 with selection for the Maori All Blacks. He’s been a member of the Blues’ squad since 2013.

At the end of the 2016 season, Joe took up a contract with Bordeaux in France.