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Taulupe Faletau
Taulupe Faletau
DOB12th Nov 1990
BirthplaceTofoa, Tonga
Height1.88 m (6' 2")
Weight111 kg (17 st 6 lb)
PositionBack Row
Club/RegionNewport Gwent Dragons
Test HonoursWales (46 caps)
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Tangaki Taulupe (Toby) Tangaki Taulupe (Toby) became the first Pacific Islander to play for Wales in 2011 against the Barbarians.

Toby moved to Wales aged seven when his father, 17-times capped Tongan international lock Kuli Faletau, joined Ebbw Vale.

Toby made a big impression for Wales U20 in 2010 and has since graduated to the senior side where he has been a regular for Wales. He toured Australia with the British & Irish Lions in the summer, playing in the series clinching final Test in Sydney.

Date Opposition Tries Conv DG Pen YC RC Pts Mins
08/08/2015
Ireland







40
29/08/2015
Ireland








Total Played 2 0
0
0
0
0
0
0
40
CompetitionTeamPlayedTriesConvDGPenYCRCPts
2015-2016 - Test
Wales
1 +1







2015-2016 Total

1 +1







2014-2015 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5







2014-2015 - Test
Wales
4







2014-2015 Total

9







2013-2014 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5
1





5
2013-2014 - Test
Wales
5
1





5
2013-2014 Total

10
2





10
2012-2013 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5







2012-2013 - Test
Wales
4







2012-2013 Total

9







2011-2012 - Friendly
Wales
2







2011-2012 - Rugby World Cup
Wales
7
2





10
2011-2012 - Six Nations
Wales
5







2011-2012 - Test
Wales
2







2011-2012 Total

16
2





10
2010-2011 - Friendly
Wales
1







2010-2011 Total

1







Total - Test

16 +1
1





5
Total - RBS 6 Nations

20
1





5
Total - Friendly

3







Total - Rugby World Cup

7
2





10
Total

46 +1
4
0
0
0
0
0
20
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