Player Info

Name
Frano Michael Botica
Nickname
Botts
Date of Birth
06/08/63
Place of Birth
Mangakino, New Zealand
Height
175cm
Weight
75 kg
Nationality
  1. New Zealand
  2. Croatia
Current Status
Frano Botica - Real Estate Agent at Harcourts Cooper & Co Mairangi Bay, Auckland, NZ.
Status Link
http://www.nzwarriors.com/threads/where-are-they-now-warriors-edition.17293/#ixzz3M27s2KO6
Warriors #
27
Warriors Debut (Date and Match Details)
4th June 1995 vs Sydney Tigers
Signed From
Wigan Warriors
Position
  1. Fullback
  2. Winger
  3. Five Eighth
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frano_Botica
Former All Black (7 Tests) was an ace goal-kicking winger/fullback during Wigan’s championship reign in the early 1990s. Botica returned to NZ with Wigan coach John Monie in 1995 for the Warriors’ debut season but left only one season and saw out his professional career with Castleford in 1996-97.

  • 1986-89 - New Zealand All Blacks
  • 1990-95 - Played for Wigan Warriors, England
  • 1991 - Challenge Cup Final winners with Wigan Warriors
  • 1991-93 - New Zealand Kiwis
  • 1992 - Challenge Cup Final winners with Wigan Warriors
  • 1993 - Challenge Cup Final winners with Wigan Warriors
  • 1994 - Challenge Cup Final winners with Wigan Warriors
  • 1995 - Challenge Cup Final winners with Wigan Warriors
  • 1995 - Played for Auckland Warriors, New Zealand
  • 1996 - Played for Castleford Tigers, England
  • 1998 - Played for Waikato Chiefs RFU, New Zealand
  • 1998-01 - Croatia RFU