Sarah Hirini

Sarah Hirini has developed into one of the leading sevens players in the world. The current Black Ferns Sevens captain has several accolades to her name including World Champion in 2013, Olympic silver medallist in 2016 and four-time World Series winner. She was named New Zealand Rugby’s woman player of the year in 2017 after her efforts in both sevens at 15s. Goss' game is characterised by her tireless work-ethic and dogged defence.

Career comments:
Black Ferns (2016- present)
Black Ferns Sevens (2012 - present)
 Manawatu (2009 - 2015)
Bay of Plenty (2016)


Rugby ground: FMG Stadium

Rugby player and why: Farah Palmer - winning three World Cups

Earliest rugby memories: Playing for Feilding High School

Best rugby memory: Winning RWC 2013 and back to back national titles with Manawatu Womens 7s

Biggest influence on your rugby career and why: Robert Jones, getting me into rugby and my family for supporting me in everything I do

Food: Hot chips

Actor/Actress: Cameron Diaz

Movie: Dear John

Book: Jessica

On your itunes /iphone playlist: Beyonce

Holiday destination: Spain

Sporting hero: David Beckham

If you could meet one person, who would it be: Beyonce

I hate it when… I lose

I can't live without… My iPhone

If I was a Super hero I would be (and why) … Invisible woman

If I wasn't a rugby player I would be …a pilot

1.74m, 80kg
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