Position: Second Row


Connacht Rugby signed ABRAHAM PAPALI’I in July 2020, he moved from Bay of Plenty who play in New Zealand’s Mitre Cup.

Born 20 June 1993 (age 27)
Auckland, New Zealand
Height 194 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 115 kg (18 st 2 lb)

He previously played for Waitakere in the Auckland mens competition and also represented Massey Rugby in the north harbour region in his early years after high school. He previously played rugby league as a second-row, lock and centre for Lézignan Sangliers in the Elite One Championship competition. After leaving France he went back to Auckland and played for the pt Chev pirates where he also managed to play a game for the Nz Warriors NSW cup team in reserve grade. He previously played for the Sydney Roosters in the NRL.