Taulupe Faletau

Position: No 8
Honours: Wales U20s, Wales, British and Irish Lions
Date of birth: 12 November 1990
Birthplace: Tofoa, Tonga
Height: 187cm (6' 2")
Weight: 111kg (17st 7lb)
Minutes played682
Try assists0
Metres gained286
Turnovers won4
Turnovers conceded11
Lineouts Won1
Drop goals0
Yellow cards0
Red cards0

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Faletau is one of the most exciting back row players in the world game, He starred for Wales throughout their impressive 2015 Rugby World campaign and narrowly missed the 2019 Rugby World Cup due to injury. 

Faletau is an outstanding ball-carrier who consistently beats the first line of defence with his quick feet and dominance with ball in hand.


Taulupe Faletau set to depart Bath Rugby at the end of 2021/22

2 November 2021

Bath Rugby can today confirm that Taulupe Faletau will be leaving the club at the end of the current season for an unnamed Welsh side. Read more 

Five involved in Autumn Nations Cup

20 October 2021

Five Bath Rugby players will compete for honours in the Autumn Nations Series. Read more 

South Africa force third Test decider after strong second-half display

2 August 2021

The British & Irish Lions will have to wait one more week for an opportunity to finish the series after the Springboks overturned a first-half deficit to beat the tourists 27-9. Read more 

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