Sonny Bill Williams

sonny-bill-williamsSonny Bill Williams, born on 3rd August 1985 in Auckland, New Zealand, made his name as a rugby league player, playing for the Canterbury Bulldogs in the Australian NRL competition. In 2008 Sonny Bill Williams made a controversial mid-season departure from the Bulldogs to play rugby union for Toulon club in France.

He made his professional boxing debut against Gary Gurr, who he stopped in the 2nd round to claim victory.

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Williams siblings off to Olympic sevens

by , 3 Jul 2016

Sonny Bill Williams and sister Niall have completed a family double by being named in the respective New Zealand rugby sevens teams for the Rio Olympics.

After 2019, SBW should move into the forwards

After 2019, SBW should move into the forwards

by , 9 Jun 2016

Sonny Bill Williams is in a curious position. Despite numerous caps for the All Blacks and years in the NRL, he is still not considered a great player in either code.

Sonny Bill sticking with rugby until 2019, headed to Blues

Sonny Bill sticking with rugby until 2019, headed to Blues

by , 1 Jun 2016

In a coup for New Zealand’s bottom-placed Super Rugby side, the Blues have announced the signing of dual international Sonny Bill Williams through until the end of 2019.

Sonny Bill Williams’ likely playing destination for 2017 and beyond is….

Sonny Bill Williams’ likely playing destination for 2017 and beyond is….

by , 31 May 2016

Sonny Bill Williams will reveal his future plans with New Zealand Rugby on Wednesday, with a new three-year Blues deal the hot favourite among his options.

Sonny Bill nearing sevens best: Tietjens

by , 13 May 2016

New Zealand coach Sir Gordon Tietjens believes Sonny Bill Williams is nearing his rugby sevens best, and expects him to shine at this weekend’s world series tournament in Paris.

SBW solid as All Blacks Sevens unbeaten in Hong Kong

by , 10 Apr 2016

Sonny Bill Williams maintains he’s happy to have made the transition to Sevens rugby, with New Zealand winning through to the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong tournament in less than convincing style.

Sonny Bill Williams eyeing French rugby return: reports

Sonny Bill Williams eyeing French rugby return: reports

by , 5 Apr 2016

Sonny Bill Williams is reportedly close to returning to French rugby club Toulon for part of the 2016-17 season.

Sonny Bill back for Hong Kong sevens

Sonny Bill back for Hong Kong sevens

by , 31 Mar 2016

Sonny Bill Williams has been named to make his return from injury in a 14-strong All Blacks Sevens squad for the Hong Kong and Singapore world series tournaments.

SBW throws his weight behind Hopoate

by , 24 Feb 2016

Sonny Bill Williams has urged the NRL to allow John Hopoate to continue his coaching career.

Gasp! SBW tells Quade to get new lungs

by , 6 Feb 2016

Sonny Bill Williams has told Quade Cooper what’s most needed to surprise the doubters in his sevens gamble: “Buy a new set of lungs”.


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