Solomone Funaki rugby player
Solomone Funaki rugby player

Solomone Funaki

25th Apr 1994 1.87m/115kg Openside Flanker

Folau, Piutau, Fekitoa drop out of Tonga's matchday squad to face Samoa

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga have made mass changes to their matchday 23 after a crushing 36-0 defeat to Fiji in their Pacific Nations Cup opener.   Facing Samoa this weekend (kick-off 1am BST), there are seven changes...

Ranked: The Heaviest Test Packs This July

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The test season is back, and with all the squads locked in for July, we check the scales and see which team could field the heaviest pack.       Taking the weights listed...

Christian Leali’ifano picks up top award at Moana Pasifika’s awards evening

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Moana Pasifika’s inaugural awards evening held last night honouring their maiden season in Super Rugby Pacific was full of celebration and joy. In their first year in the competition, Moana Pasifika...

Israel Folau and Charles Piutau will return to test rugby in July with Tonga

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga head coach Toutai Kefu has named his squad for the Pacific Nations Cup & World Cup Qualifier 2022 this July.   Kefu has included former Wallaby outside back Israel Folau and...

Reds snap four-game losing streak beating Moana Pasifika

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds have snapped a four-game losing streak with a 34-22 win over Moana Pasifika at Suncorp Stadium for the Queensland Rugby Union’s eleventh annual Indigenous Round.  Queensland...

Super Rugby Pacific Wrap: Clean sweep for the New Zealanders

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a full house of wins for the New Zealand Super Rugby Pacific teams this weekend while the Fijian Drua downed Moana Pasifika in their first match against one another.     Highlanders...

Moana Pasifika team named for NSW Waratahs, Mt Smart stadium

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Moana Pasifika return to Mount Smart stadium at 4:30pm on Saturday 7 May to play the NSW Waratahs in round 12 of DHL Super Rugby Pacific. The match is significant for Sekope Kepu as he will play against...

Watch: Moana Pasifika score their first try in Super Rugby Pacific and it's a beaut!

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Moana Pasifika opened their Super Rugby account on Friday as they made their competition debut against the Crusaders.     The new franchise in the competition scored their first try in the...

The New Zealand and Moana Pasifika Super Rugby Pacific 2022 squads

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning star power, some familiar faces from the past join a cast of exciting young rookies in New Zealand's five 2022 Super Rugby Pacific squads announced today.     CLICK HERE TO VIEW...

Super Rugby Pacific: Getting to Know Moana Pasifika

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby newcomers Moana Pasifika will enter their debut season next year with former All Blacks centre Aaron Mauger at the helm.       Mauger, who played 45 Tests...