Jesse Parete rugby player
Jesse Parete rugby player

Jesse Parete

20th Apr 1993 1.86m/105kg No. 8

Stars of the Japanese Top League

1 week 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...

Liam Squire's return and Japan star headline Highlanders 2021 squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are six new faces and two returning familiar faces among the Highlanders squad announced today. The squad features 22 forwards and 17 backs and will again be co-captained by Ash Dixon and Aaron Smith.   A...

Team News: Highlanders vs Hurricanes

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders co-captains will bring up special milestones against the Hurricanes on Saturday, inspirational hooker Ash Dixon (Highlander #228) will play his 100th Super Rugby game.     He initially...

Team News: Nehe Milner-Skudder misses out for the Highlanders as Nareki returns

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate weekend of Super Rugby Aotearoa brings another classic local derby with the Highlanders travelling to Christchurch to take on the Crusaders.   The battle of the Mainland and it’s...

Team News: Aaron Cruden and Josh Ioane benched for Sunday's clash

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs return home refreshed after their bye week to take on the Highlanders at FMG Stadium Waikato on Sunday 19 July in round six of Super Rugby Aotearoa with both the Chiefs and Highlanders...

Team News: Hurricanes v Highlanders

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have won the last four games at Sky Stadium against the Highlanders. Due to minor injuries, Dane Coles, Fraser Armstrong, Gareth Evans and Reed Prinsep have not been included in the...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith to miss Jaguares clash     All Blacks duo Aaron Smith and Liam Coltman are set to miss the Highlanders’ clash against the Jaguares on Saturday as they complete their...

Centre Role For One Test All Black Josh Ioane In Season Opener

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders Head Coach, Aaron Mauger, has selected six Highlander debutants in his team to play the Sharks in the season opener at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday.     One-test All Black Josh...

Highlanders Reveal Refreshed Squad for 2020

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders will have a fresh new look in 2020 with 15 players in their first season with the southern-most Super Rugby club.   There is plenty of experience in the forwards with Liam Coltman, Ash...

Chiefs name squad for Super Rugby Quarter-Finals

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs will kick off their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Jaguares at José Amalfitani Stadium in Buenos Aires on Saturday morning at 10.05am (NZT).   The 23-man side is determined...