Player Details

Player name: Tevita Pangai

Birthdate: 2/4/1996

Club: Brisbane Broncos

Grade: NRL

Position: Second Row

First Grade Debut: Broncos v Tigers, Suncorp Stadium, 27/05/16 (Rd 12)

Awards & Accolades

2014 Junior Kangaroos
2015 Junior Kangaroos
2015 NYC Team of the Year

Biography

Labelled as a future NSW and Australian representative, the powerful young backrower featured for the Canberra Raiders in their NYC squad over 3 seasons. the 2015 Auckland Nines and will be looking to make his mark in the NRL in the coming season. The hard running and aggressive Pangai had one of the highest average metres gained per carry during his time in the NYC, which saw him named for Junior Kangaroos in both the 2014 and 2015 seasons. He was also included in the NYC ‘Team of the Year’ in 2015. Tevita signed a 2-year contract with the Broncos to being in 2017, however, in February 2016, he was granted a release from the final year of his Raiders contract to join the Broncos effective immediately. On 7 May, he played for the Junior Kangaroos for a third year in a row. In Round 12 of 2016, he made his NRL debut for the Broncos against the Wests Tigers and in September, re-signed with the Club for a further two seasons.

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