Kelly Brazier

Brazier is a stalwart of both the Black Ferns and Black Ferns Sevens teams.

An impressive resume includes World Cup titles in both forms of the game and an Olympic silver medal.

Following the 2017 International Women's Rugby Series, Brazier was third on the Black Ferns’ all-time points scorers list behind Vanessa Cootes (215) and Tammi Wilson (196). Brazier's trademark step and ability to direct a team make her a vital part of both national teams

Representative Teams:
Black Ferns Sevens (2013 - present)
Black Ferns (2009 - 2014, 2016-present )
Canterbury (2011)
Otago (2005 - 2010, 2012-2016)
Bay of Plenty (2017-present)


Rugby ground: Forsyth Barr, Dunedin

Rugby player and why: Dan Carter - skillful

Earliest rugby memories: Following my older brother round to play against his friends when I was 5.

Best rugby memory: Biggest influence on your rugby career and why: Brent Lucas, coached me from the ages of seven to 13.

Food: Thai

Movie: Law Abiding Citizen

Book: Autobiographies - Valarie Adams, Richie McCaw

On your itunes/iphone playlist: Six60

Holiday destination: Anywhere hot with beaches.

Sporting hero: Rafael Nadal

I hate it when … People put empty boxes back in the cupboard

I can't live without … Family

If I was a Super hero I would be: Spiderman

If I wasn't a rugby player I would be … Travelling or in the police

Utility Back
1.71cm, 66kg
Test Debut:
2009 v England
Test Points:
Provincial Team:
Bay of Plenty

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