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George Konia

Midfield Back

Bio

A member of the original Hurricanes squad in 1996, George Konia was selected after several strong seasons with Manawatu. A powerful centre, Konia could also be a handful on the wing. A New Zealand Maori, Colts and Divisional XV player, Konia was on stand-by for the All Blacks for the 1995 Rugby World Cup. While he was never selected he ended up playing international rugby for Japan.

Player profile

Position
Midfield Back
Hurricane
17
Height
183
Weight
92
Date of birth
09-08-69
Birthplace
Putaruru
Province
Manawatu
Career
1996

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