|Date of birth||9 December 1989|
Steve Mafi was exceptional in his first season with the Force after making the move back to Super Rugby after a successful five-year stint in England with the Leicester Tigers. Mafi earned 16 caps for the Force in his maiden season and was an instant hit among the ‘Sea of Blue’ with his devastating ball-running ability earning the 26-year-old the Members' MVP. The 17-Test International with was kept busy during the Super Rugby off-season, proving a valuable contributor for Tonga in the Rugby World Cup. With his ability to play both lock and across the back row, Mafi is an invaluable member of the Force.