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

MASCORD: There may be no ‘I’ in team, but there certainly is a ‘me’

MASCORD: There may be no ‘I’ in team, but there certainly is a ‘me’

by , 24 Jul 2015

Chris Sandow’s reward for gross recalcitrance at Parramatta this year could be an appearance on the game’s most hallowed turf – Wembley Stadium on Challenge Cup final day.

Chiefs could lose Liam Messam, Sonny Bill Williams to sevens

Chiefs could lose Liam Messam, Sonny Bill Williams to sevens

by , 23 Jun 2015

Liam Messam and Sonny Bill Williams are set to leave the Chiefs after the franchise bowed out of the playoffs on Saturday in a 24-14 qualifier loss to the Highlanders.

When does a tipple turn into too much?

When does a tipple turn into too much?

by , 8 May 2015

I walk into the cauldron of fire cheered on by the small but enthusiastic crowd. This is the moment I have prepared for in training all week. Everything boils down to this one gladiatorial event.

Heavyweight centre clash headlines Chiefs vs Stormers match

by , 13 Mar 2015

Powerful centres Damian de Allende and Sonny Bill Williams collide this weekend as the Stormers take on the Chiefs in a heavyweight Super Rugby clash.

As defence improves, offloads are key for Super success

As defence improves, offloads are key for Super success

by , 5 Mar 2015

The greatest improvement of all in the professional rugby game compared to the amateur days is in defence.

Izzy rates SBW “one of the best”

by , 6 Feb 2015

Israel Folau has rated Sonny Bill Williams one of the best players he’s seen in both rugby league and rugby union as they prepare to clash for the first time in seven years.

SBW and Gallen win fights, may take on each other

by , 1 Feb 2015

Footballing titans Sonny Bill Williams and Paul Gallen have moved closer to a mooted boxing bout with convincing wins on Saturday’s Footy Show Fight Night, at Sydney’s Allphones Arena.

SBW is “better than Michael Jordan”

by , 29 Jan 2015

Sonny Bill Williams is a better athlete than Michael Jordan, according to the man he next faces in the boxing ring.

SBW says US giant a ‘bit daunting’

by , 8 Jan 2015

Sonny Bill Williams rates his next heavyweight boxing bout as more of a challenge after winning a controversial decision over Francois Botha almost two years ago.

SBW enduring torturous pre-season

SBW enduring torturous pre-season

by , 20 Dec 2014

Sonny Bill Williams has embarked on one of the most punishing training blocks of his celebrated sporting career in preparation for his seventh professional boxing bout next month.


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