Radike Samo
Position No. 8
Date of birth 9 July 1976
Height 197cm
Weight 117kg


Radike Samo is a veteran back row forward, who combines natural flair and ball skills with thunderous ball-carries and tackles. Samo made his debut for Australia in 2004 against Scotland. In 2006 Samo left Australia for spells with clubs in Japan and France. In 2010, Reds Coach Ewan Mackenzie spotted Samo playing club Rugby in Sydney and offered the Fijian-born player a return to Super Rugby with his side. Samo made a strong impression and will be a real impact player for the Wallabies at the 2011 World Cup.

NRC 2016 season

Tries 1
Points 5
Carries 16
Metres 76
Successful Tackles 6
Missed Tackles 2