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Herewini Rangi
Place of Birth
Huntly, New Zealand
Current Status
Gisbourne Kiwisport Manager
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Warriors Debut (Date and Match Details)
25th July 2004 vs Canberra Raiders
Junior Club
Taniwharau Rugby League
Signed From
Taniwharau Rugby League
  1. Hooker
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Rangi grew up in Huntly and played for the Taniwharau Rugby League Club that would also produce Warriors like Lance Hohaia and Wairangi Koopu.

In 2001 he played for the Waikato Under-17s and also made the National U-17 team.

He made the Junior Kiwis in 2002.

Herewini would play only one game for the Warriors in 2004 against the Canberra Raiders in Round 20 and spend the rest of the season playing for the Eastern Tornadoes. That year he would also represent the New Zealand Maori in the Pacific Rim Tournament.

2005 would see him jump the ditch and play Queensland Cup for the Central Comets and 2007 for the Wynnum Manly Seagulls. During a game for the Seagulls in 2008 Herewini collided with the goalposts and it was thought he would be paralysed but he later regained feeling to his arms and legs.

Herewini is still involved with League and has been appointed the Gisborne Kiwisport Manager.
  • 2001 Waikato U17
  • 2001 New Zealand U17
  • 2002 Junior Kiwis
  • 2004 Warriors/NRL debut
  • 2005 QLD Cup Central Comets
  • 2007 QLD Cup Wynnum Manly Seagulls

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