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Kevin Tamati, A Rugby League Hero and Hardman ...#

Kevin Tamati Rugby League Hardman, Hero and Legend. Kevin Tamati played for New Zealand, Warrington, Widnes, during the Era of the Biff

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Played for New Zealand, Warrington, Widnes,
Kevin Tamati played Rugby League for Great Britain, Wales, English Rugby League New Zealand, Warrington, Widnes, Kevin Tamati played Rugby League for New Zealand Rugby League New Zealand, Warrington, Widnes,

Where is he now?

Returned to live in New Zealand in2003 (thanks Steve Yeomans)
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Kevin Tamati Player Profile

Tamati was a rock solid Kiwi forward who matched it pound for pound with his international opposition.

Who could forget Tamati and Dowling coming to blows after being sent off in the Lang Park Test Match. The blue almost spilled over the fence and into the crowd..


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-Kevin Tamati Rugby League Statistics - played with New Zealand, Warrington, Widnes,, Era of the Biff
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Australian Rugby League in the 1980s

Added 17-Nov-2013

..Extracted from the doco 'The Spirit of Australian Sport: Rugby League' this video takes a look at league in the 1980s. Covering international matches between the Australian Kangaroos and the British league teams as well domestic premiership and NSW Vs Queensland games. The video footage includes the great teams of Canterbury & Parramatta and interviews with the heaps of great interviews.

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 109,112,113,32,36,37,38,43,44,52,62,64,69,73,74,75,78,79,80,89,90,91,94,98,99,


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1985 1986 Australia v New Zealand Rugby League Tests

Added 18-Nov-2013

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ... 36, 42, 44, 78, 81, 89, 90,


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NZ v Aus 3rd Test 1985

Added 17-Nov-2013

This is the 3rd Test match in the 1985 series between New Zealand and Australia, from Carlaw Park, Auckland on July 7.

The Kangaroos won the first Test at Lang Park, Brisbane and the second Test at Carlaw Park in the dying seconds.

It was not all lost for the Kiwis, though, as this match was the first World Cup match of the round that culminated in the World Cup Final in 1988

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 36, 37, 42, 44, 81, 89, 90, 112,


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Tamati v Dowling, Lang Park,1985

Added 17-Nov-2013

Tamati v Dowling, Lang Park, Brisbane, Australia, 18 June 1985 ..
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 37, 90,


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1987 Wigan v Warrington -John Player Trophy Final at Burnden Park, Bolton

Added 23-Dec-2014

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... 90, 99,


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Warrington v Wigan - World War 3

Added 22-Mar-2017

New Year’s Day 1988 saw absolute mayhem happen. Les Boyd started an all in Brawl and then Paul Cullen react to being flattened by Andy Goodway.
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... .. 43,90,98,99,113,


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Kevin Yamati LEGENDS Carlaw Park Die Hards TV E3

Added 18-Nov-2013

Features Kevin Tamait includes talk of Dowling Fight 

This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ... 90, (and 37,)


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Kevin Tamati Talks - Part 1

Added 18-Nov-2013

Published on Oct 4, 2012  www.kevintamati.com
In this interview, Rugby League legend, Kevin Tamati talks about his early life growing up in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, his family
(Thanks to Shona Jones for connecting the Biff to Kevins Youtube links)
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ..90,


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Kevin Tamati Talks - Part 2

Added 18-Nov-2013

Published on Oct 4, 2012 www.kevintamati.com

Kevin Tamati talks about leaving school and moving to Wellington where he began playing rugby league, spending the first year
(Thanks to Shona Jones for connecting the Biff to Kevins Youtube links)
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ... 90,


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Kevin Tamati Talks - Part 3

Added 18-Nov-2013

Published on Oct 6, 2012 - www.kevintamati.com
In this third interview in the series, Kevin Tamati talks about his progression and development as a player starting with his time at Petone, Wellington from the age of 18

(Thanks to Shona Jones for connecting the Biff to Kevins Youtube links)
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ...


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Kevin Tamati Talks - Part 4

Added 18-Nov-2013

Published on Oct 7, 2012 - www.kevintamati.com

In this last segment of the interview, Kevin Tamati talks about playing for the New Zealand Māori team in 1975 against Great Britain and again in 1980 against Australia when he learned for the first time about a connection to Tom Newton who was then the Coach
(Thanks to Shona Jones for connecting the Biff to Kevins Youtube links)
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This Vid found on good old Youtube

Link Status: .. Still Active

Players involved ... ...90,


Stories about Kevin Tamati , (submitted by you the punters) Have you got a story about Kevin Tamati Click Here

p90 - Kevin Tamati,play midweek for the Randwick NZ club by Colin Mckenzie, Christchurch

Kevin returned to New Zealand during a UK offseason in the 1980's to play for an Auckland club .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 05-May-2003


p76 - Dane Sorensen - Leeds requested to soften up the Kiwi prior to a test _ by Ghout

p76 - Dane Sorensen - Leeds requested to soften up the Kiwi prior to a test _ by Ghout .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 12-May-2003


P43 Boyd, (98)Gregory (99)Hanley (p90) - Kevin Tamati, Warrington v Wigan, 1 January, 1988 by Eddie

WILDERSPOOL has staged many bad tempered matches but nothing compares to the New Year's Day 'derby' .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 26-May-2003


p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati The famous stink- memories by Paul (Saint of Hull)-

p37 - Greg Dowling (p90) Kevin Tamati - It was one of the first times I swore in front of my mother .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 19-Dec-2003


p60 Mills(22)Karalius (81)Sorensen (90) Tamati (98) Gregory, comment on Widnes, by "Viking"

the Widnes club in the UK!! Are we the hardest club? 11 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 01-May-2004


p81 - Kurt Sorensen (p90)Tamati Memories of ringin Union Games, Drew Clements, Warrington

Imagine the feeling of playing Rugby (Of either code) lining up with your terrace hero's..... It was.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 03-May-2004


p90 - Kevin Tamati, A game of Touch organised by KT by Tony Morris

One of the games blew up into a massive brawl (it was Warrington after all. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 24-May-2004


p90 - Kevin Tamati, comments on former player by Gary Worrall, Warrington, UK

Kevin is a gentleman off the field always available for chats and charity events a truly good man. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 25-May-2004


p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati comments by-Spike, Belmont, Perth-

p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati Oh we'll at the age of 33, to me it was one of the most memo.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 06-Jun-2004


p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati 1985 Test Match Blue - memories by-Shelton-

p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati - She was calling dowling everything under the sun... i was .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 21-Jun-2004


p43 Les Boyd (p90) Kevin Tamati Memories of a Wire game and Shaun Edwards by Mike Leyland Warrington

p43 Les Boyd (p90) Kevin Tamati - I think he must have "filled his shorts", as his next move was to .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 03-Mar-2005


p43 Les Boyd (p90)Tamati (p98)Gregory- Memories for player Steve Griffiths ex Salford & Wires 9/

p43 Les Boyd -I played pro in england in the mid 80s for Salford making my full debut against my hom.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-Mar-2005


p90 - Kevin Tamati, Hits up after Graham Hurt, comment by Chris Gallagher, Wigan

Mark Graham (http://eraofthebiff.easyasinternet.com/p89.html) copped a high shot from the Aussie sec.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-May-2005


p90 - Kevin Tamati,comments by Osborne Karauia, Hastings, NZ

This is my story about Kevin who I knew when he was just starting out playing league. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-May-2005


p90 - Kevin Tamati, comments by John Donno - UK

I moved to Warrington where Kevin was RL Devel Officer and played under Kevin off and on for best pa.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 17-May-2005


p90 - Kevin Tamati, memories of working with KT by Vin Joseph, Warrington,

boys and girls who wanted to experience the greatest game in the world as part of the mini RL progra.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 18-May-2005


p90 - Kevin Tamati, funny incident by Sibes, Hull UK

At that point K.T put down his drink, looked me straight in the eyes and began to lift me off the fl.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 23-May-2005


p43 Les Boyd (p90) Kevin Tamati - Comments on Warrington forwards by Andy Fidler, Warrington UK 3/7/

p43 Les Boyd - The saying that one man doesn't make a team is not completely true- .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 03-Jul-2005


p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati comments by-J.B., Brisbane-

p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati-All of a sudden, one of them, I can't remember which one, th.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 20-Dec-2005


p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati comments by John O'Sullivan, Cooktown Qld 6/4/2006--

p37 - Greg Dowling - (p90) Kevin Tamati -I watch that fight between Tamati and Dowling on the TV and.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 06-Apr-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati memories of the blue by Shayne, New Zealand

was watching it on T.V. And by far the best fight of all time in my opinion. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 01-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati, memories of Coach KT by Nick White - Warrington

Nobody told me though that the coach of the team was the one and only Kevin Tamati! .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 08-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati, comments by John O'Sullivan, Cooktown Qld

Tamati punched piss out of him and Dowling was no softy 24 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati comments by Brother David Tamati

Got a call from mum the next morning(brekky's ready) she was worried that all of oz was picking on h.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 16-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati, memories sparring at Boxing Club by Barrie - Widnes

Kevin tamati got involved with the boxing club, and used to spar regular with my brother .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 22-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati memories by Family Friend Keith Redman, England

I met him when i was a small lad, my old fella used to be one of the local bobbies at all the home m.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 23-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati memories of the Warrington Butchers Shop by JC - Napier NZ

he pulled out a wicked-looking meat cleaver, pulled a haka-type face, roared he was going to chop hi.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 27-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati, comments by family member Les Hokianga, New Zealand

in England for 20 odd yrs has come home to pass on his knowledge to our local league comp .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 29-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati comments by Shaan,Sian and Amy, Hawkes Bay NZ

Kevin Tamati is the man. He's the chairman of maori and Hawkes Bay league. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 30-May-2006


p90 - Kevin Tamati memories of Randwick (NZ) league by Pat Knox, Lower Hutt, NZ

Thank you Kevin Tamati for making the Aussies fear us 34 .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 02-May-2007


p90 - Kevin Tamati memories watching wire sides late 70s by liam horrigan, warrington

watching wire sides during the late 70s and eighties as a son of a local plod that got me in for fre.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 07-May-2007


p90 - Tamati - p37 Dowling ... Comments by Rongomai

I remember the fight big time I was 22 and all I cared about was seeing KT waste Greg Dowling becaus.......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 17-Sep-2008


p43 Les Boyd and Keith Mason at Wilderspool

Just a little more on the story from Keith Mason on Les Boyd. In the passageway under the old stand .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 09-Aug-2011


(p90) Kevin Tamati - Long 4 part interview - Kevin Tamati Talks - thanks to Shona Jones

Kevin Tamati Talks .... THANKS TO SHONA JONES FOR CONNECTING THE BIFF TO KEVINS YOUTUBE LINKS. .......Read More

Date Listed -governs listing order -latest date top :.... 26-Dec-2012


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