Kieran James Read

Surname: 
Read
First names: 
Kieran James
Country: 
New Zealand
Player number: 
1083
No of AB games: 
128
AB years: 
2008 - 2019
Clubs: 

University
Drury

Provincial teams: 

Canterbury 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
NZ Under 21 2005, 2006
NZ Juniors 2007
Counties M 2020

Super teams: 

Crusaders 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Provincial captain: 

Canterbury 2008

Super captain: 

Crusaders 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Country captain: 

New Zealand 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017, 2019

Biography: 

2005: NZ Under 21: No 8 [1], Sub [4] - 5 games
2006: Flanker [7], Sub [1] - 8 games - 1 try (5 pts)
2006: NZ Under 21 Trial: No 8 - 1 game - 1 try (5 pts)
2006: NZ Under 21: No 8 [4], Sub [1] - 5 games
2007: Cr: Flanker [7], Sub [7] - 14 games - 3 tries (15 pts)
2007: Flanker [11], Sub [2] - 13 games - 3 tries (15 pts)
2007: NZ Juniors: Flanker [2], Sub [1] - 3 games
2008: AB's: Flanker - 2 tests, 1 tour game, No 8 - 1 test
2008: Cr: Flanker [12], Sub [3] - 15 games - 2 tries (10 pts)
2008: Flanker [9], No 8 [4], Sub [1] - 14 games - 4 tries (20 pts)
2009: AB's: Flanker - 2 tests, No 8 - 11 tests
2009: Cr: Flanker [13], Sub [1] - 14 games - 2 tries (10 pts)
2009: Flanker [1], No 8 [1] - 2 games - 2 tries (10 pts)
2010: AB's: No 8 - 14 tests - 6 tries (30 pts)
2010: Cr: Flanker [4], No 8 [8] - 12 games - 1 try (5 pts)
2011: AB's: No 8 - 6 tests - 1 try (5 pts)
2011: Cr: No 8 - 16 games - 2 tries (10 pts)
2012: AB's: No 8 - 12 tests (1 as captain) - 2 tries (10 pts)
2012: Cr: No 8 [12], Sub [1] - 13 games - 3 tries (15 pts)
2013: AB's: No 8 - 13 tests (6 as captain) - 6 tries (30 pts)
2013: Cr: No 8 [11], Sub [1] - 12 games - 3 tries (15 pts)
2014: AB's: No 8 - 11 tests (1 as captain) - 2 tries (10 pts)
2014: Cr: No 8 [11], Sub [1] - 12 games - 1 try (5 pts)
2015: AB's: Lock [1], No 8 [11] - 12 tests (1 as captain) - 3 tries (15 pts)
2015: Cr: No 8 - 11 games - 1 try (5 pts)
2016: AB's: No 8 - 13 tests (all as captain) - 1 try (5 pts)
2016: Cr: No 8 - 14 games - 3 tries (15 pts)
2017: AB's: No 8 - 12 tests (all as captain) - 2 tries (10 pts)
2017: Cr: No 8 - 7 games - 4 tries (20 pts)
2018: AB's: No 8 - 9 tests (all as captain) - 2 tries (10 pts)
2018: Cr: No 8 - 5 games
2019: AB's: No 8 - 9 tests - 1 try (5 pts)
2019: Cr: No 8 - 12 games
2020: No 8 - 5 games - 1 try (5 pts)

Sub Total: AB's: 128 games (130 pts)
Super: 157 games (125 pts)
Prov: Ca: 37 games (50 pts); CM: 5 games (5 pts)
Others: 14 games (5 pts)

Total: 341 games (315 pts)

2010: Player of the Year
2013: Player of the year
2013: World Rugby Player of the Year