Amanaki Mafi rugby player
Amanaki Mafi rugby player

Amanaki Mafi

11th Jan 1990 1.89m/112kg No. 8

Japan Rugby League One Wrap

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round two of the Japan Rugby League One is done and dusted with Canon Eagles and Suntory claiming big wins.   Two games were called off this weekend with Black Rams claiming a bonus-point...

Watch: Japan score a SUPERB counter attacking try

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Japan put on a show at the Aviva on Saturday against Ireland with Amanaki Mafi playing a major role for this try scored by Naoto Saito.   Japan are putting on a show and it’s...

Stars of the Japanese Top League

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this coming weekend with eight fixtures in the opening round of action.   Kubota Spears and Mitsubishi Dynaboars kick off the opening game at the same time that...

Picking a Tier 2 World XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is a raft of talented players outside the first tier of test playing nations, some of which could claim to be the best in the position in world rugby.   We take a look at what a potential...

Super Rugby AWAY Team of The Decade

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The away team of the decade, SANZAAR have released something a little bit different.   Having punched in the numbers OPTA and SANZAAR have selected a Team of the Decade based on away...

Australian Super Rugby Team of the Decade

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having punched the numbers, OPTA have helped SANZAAR select the Australian Super Rugby team of the last decade based on statistical facts and figures.   There have been two Australian...

Former Samoan international cautious over plans to let players represent more than one Test nation

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sir Bill Beaumont is prepared to address the possibility of players from the Pacific Islands being allowed to return to play for their country of birth after being captured by other international teams,...

Top League Round 6 Review

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 6 of the Top League provided fans with a riveting mix of bruising defensive efforts and scintillating attack. The most noteworthy individual defensive effort came from Honda Heat number 8 Paul Schoeman...

Top League Highlights: Shining Arcs vs Sanix Blues

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full time Shining Arcs 74 - 11. A well played game by Shining Arcs with a hat trick by Amanaki Mafi despite being sent off with a yellow card in the 7th minute. This win should push Shining Arcs a little...

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...