Royce Willis

Royce Willis
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SNAPSHOT

  • Number: 43
  • Position: Lock
  • Born: 28/10/75
  • Height: 197
  • Weight: 120
  • Province: Waikato
  • Blues Debut: 1998 v Sharks
  • Blues Caps: 9
  • Blues Points: 10
  • Breakdown: 2T
  • Test Caps: 12
  • Test Debut: 2002 v South Africa

Royce Willis made his representative debut for the Bay of Plenty side while still at Tauranga Boys College in 1994. The lock would go on to make the New Zealand Colts and the Blues in 1998, as well as the All Blacks that same year.

Willis earned 12 caps for the All Blacks from 1998 to 2002 before he moved overseas to play for Japanese club Kobe Steelers