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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.

Sonny Bill Williams Articles

SBW’s withdrawal shows Anzac Test is a dud

SBW’s withdrawal shows Anzac Test is a dud

by , 24 Apr 2014

Sonny Bill Williams decision to boycott the Anzac Test next Friday night is another blow to the credibility of the fixture. Williams has withdrawn from the game due to his continued anger at being implicated in a sleeping pill and energy drink scandal on last year’s World Cup tour of England. Kiwis selector Richie Barnett […]

SBW not considered for Kiwis: Kearney

by , 24 Apr 2014

New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney insists superstar Sonny Bill Williams was never being considered for the rugby league Test against Australia. A report on Wednesday claimed Williams planned to boycott the May 2 Test, still angry at being implicated in a sleeping pill and energy drink scandal on last year’s World Cup tour in England […]

Sonny Bill Williams not considered for Kiwis: Kearney

Sonny Bill Williams not considered for Kiwis: Kearney

by , 23 Apr 2014

New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney insists superstar Sonny Bill Williams was never being considered for the rugby league Test against Australia. A report on Tuesday claimed Williams planned to boycott the May 2 Test, still angry at being implicated in a sleeping pill and energy drink scandal on last year’s World Cup tour in England […]

Roosters, Bulldogs continue their rivalry as SBW returns

Roosters, Bulldogs continue their rivalry as SBW returns

by , 2 Apr 2014

The return of Sonny Bill Williams from suspension will highlight the Roosters’ grudge match against the Bulldogs, which kicks off Round 5 of the 2014 NRL season. Ever since his return to the National Rugby League at the start of last season, the former Bulldogs hardman’s game has evolved. Williams has conformed to the new […]

Sonny Bill Williams eyes big-money move to AFL

Sonny Bill Williams eyes big-money move to AFL

by , 1 Apr 2014 Popular article!

The AFL’s poachers are gunning for their biggest trophy yet, with rugby union and league star Sonny Bill Williams offered a multimillion-dollar deal to commence after next year’s Rugby World Cup. In what may be a strategic leak by either party, two Sydney sports journalists have reported receiving details that AFL boss Andrew Demetriou personally […]

NRL should shoulder the blame

NRL should shoulder the blame

by , 20 Mar 2014

Some league fans are dinosaurs, craving the brutality of the good old days, while others opt for a cleaner, more professionally-run game. But there is one thing all fans have in common, they want consistency. Fans see Sonny Bill Williams sit out three weeks for a tackle which was definitely high, however arguably unintentional. SBW […]

Roosters thrive without Sonny Bill Williams

by , 20 Mar 2014

No SBW, no problem. Any concerns Sydney Roosters fans may have about the NRL premiers facing a revitalised Broncos outfit in Brisbane sans Sonny Bill Williams can be put to rest by their results without the suspended superstar. In his two seasons at Bondi Junction, the Roosters have not only won the four games he’s […]

How to respect the privilege of playing in the NRL

How to respect the privilege of playing in the NRL

by , 17 Mar 2014

To the real fans out there that may or may not get what I am saying in this article, I would like you to ask you a question. How much more respect the game would get if this rule was introduced? The rule of NRL exclusive membership is only open to NRL players that only […]

WIZ: Arthur’s theme is sweet music for the Parramatta Eels

WIZ: Arthur’s theme is sweet music for the Parramatta Eels

by , 14 Mar 2014

No doubt, we have seen a major change in the way the Parramatta Eels will go about their business in 2014. It hasn’t taken new coach Brad Arthur long to put his stamp on their playing patterns and all-round style. I really liked what I saw from Parra against the Warriors and the premiers had […]

SBW upset over shoulder charge ban

by , 13 Mar 2014

Sonny Bill Williams is devastated over the shoulder charge ban that has sidelined him for the next three NRL rounds say his Sydney Roosters teammates. Williams was hit with a grade two shoulder charge from a hit on South Sydney prop George Burgess in the clubs’ NRL season opener. Williams will sit out games against […]


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