Mike Tamoaieta

Mike Tamoaieta
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  • Number: 276
  • Position: Prop
  • Born: 6 July 1995
  • Height: 176 cm
  • Weight: 118 kg
  • Province: North Harbour
  • Blues Debut: 2018 v Highlanders
  • Blues Caps: 10

The former Samoan Under-20 front rower first came to prominence as a New Zealand Secondary Schools representative out of Sacred Heart College.

He moved through the Blues development sides including the Under-20s before taking up the opportunity to move to Mitre-10 Cup with North Harbour in 2017 where he  impressed with some strong performances.

Tamoaieta earned his first Blues cap against the Highlanders during the 2018 Super Rugby season. He went on to earn 10 caps for the Blues during his rookie season.