Tevita Latu

Player Info

Name
Tevita Pakai Leo-Latu
Date of Birth
03/07/81
Place of Birth
Auckland, New Zealand
Height
173cm
Weight
88 kg
Nationality
New Zealand, Tonga
Warriors #
107
Warriors Debut (Date and Match Details)
7th June 2003 vs Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks
Junior Club
Richmond Rovers
Signed From
Richmond Rovers
Position
Five Eighth, Halfback, Hooker
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tevita_Leo-Latu
Spotted by the Warriors while playing Bartercard Cup for the Brothers team in 2003. He would make his debut that year in Round 13. After 3 seasons of sporadic appearances for the Warriors he would head to Cronulla in 2006 where he would be convicted of assaulting a female and sentenced to 8 months periodic detention. As a result of his conviction he would have his contract with the Sharks terminated and deregistered by the NRL.

After serving his sentence he would play for the Wildcats for 5 seasons before returning to Auckland and playing club footy.
  • 2003–2005 New Zealand Warriors
  • 2004 New Zealand Kiwis
  • 2006 Cronulla Sharks
  • 2006–2010 Wakefield Wildcats
  • 2008–2010 Mate Ma'a Tonga

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