Aleki Lutui Included In Tonga RWC Squad
Summer signing Aleki Lutui, Tongan & Pacific Islanders international Hooker who formerly played for Waikato Chiefs in the Super 12, Worcester Warriors in the Premiership, Edinburgh Reivers in the Rabo Pro Direct, Gloucester in the Premiership and currently Ampthill in National 1 has been named in the 2015 Rugby World Cup squad for Tonga.
Capable of playing at Loosehead prop as well as Hooker he made his debut for Ampthill in a pre-season warm up against Bedford Blues this month.
Mark Lavery (Director of Rugby) comments “I am delighted that Aleki has been included in the Tonga national squad for what will be his third consecutive Rugby World Cup. In the short time he has been with us he has become a role model for our younger players and the club wishes both he and the Tongan squad the very best of luck.”
Aleki comments “I am proud to play a part in my country’s Rugby World Cup squad for the third time.”