Top 20 Rugby Player celebrities in New Zealand

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Rugby Player celebrities [Updated January 31, 2023].

1. Sonny Bill Williams

Sonny Bill Williams net worth 2020
Sonny Bill Williams was born on August 3, 1985 in Auckland, New Zealand.
He became a successful boxer and won his first six heavyweight bouts.

Net Worth 2020: $15 Million

2. Richie McCaw

Richie McCaw net worth 2020
Richie McCaw was born on December 31, 1980 in Oamaru, New Zealand.
In 2010, he became New Zealand's most-capped All Black captain and was named IRB International Player of the Year for the third time.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

3. Jonah Lomu

Jonah Lomu net worth 2020
Jonah Lomu was born on May 12, 1975 in Auckland, New Zealand.
He was selected to the 1995 World Cup team despite almost no international competition experience, and scored seven tries in five matches.

Net Worth 2020: $2 Million

4. Aaron Cruden

Aaron Cruden net worth 2020
Aaron Cruden was born on January 8, 1989 in New Zealand.
He won a Rugby World Cup gold medal with the New Zealand All-Blacks in 2011.

Salary 2020: €800,000 per season

5. Rico Gear

Rico Gear net worth 2020
Rico Gear was born on February 26, 1978 in New Zealand.
He was named Rebel Sport Super 12 Player of the Year and the Tom French Memorial Māori Player of the Year while playing for the Crusaders.

Salary 2020: $1 Million

6. Julian Savea

Julian Savea net worth 2020
Julian Savea was born on August 7, 1990 in Wellington, New Zealand.
He was named the IRB Junior Player of the Year in 2010.

7. Damian McKenzie

Damian McKenzie net worth 2020
Damian McKenzie was born on April 20, 1995 in Gore, New Zealand.
He represented New Zealand at the U20 level, earning five caps in 2014 at the IRB Junior World Championship.

8. Brodie Retallick

Brodie Retallick net worth 2020
Brodie Retallick was born on May 31, 1991 in New Zealand.
He was named World Rugby Player of the Year in November 2014.

9. Ardie Savea

Ardie Savea net worth 2020
Ardie Savea was born on October 14, 1993 in New Zealand.
He made his Super Rugby League debut in 2013 for Hurricanes.

10. Owen Franks

Owen Franks net worth 2020
Owen Franks was born on December 23, 1987 in New Zealand.
He became known for his impressive strength, able to squat 240 kg.

11. Peter Betham

Peter Betham net worth 2020
Peter Betham was born on January 6, 1989 in Wellington, New Zealand.
He was called 'one of the most dynamic and athletic young backs' by Rebels' assistant coach, Damian Hill.

12. Nick Crosswell

Nick Crosswell net worth 2020
Nick Crosswell was born on April 3, 1986 in New Zealand.
He started every game as captain for Manawatu in 2011.

13. Nasi Manu

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Nasi Manu was born on August 15, 1988 in New Zealand.
He was named 2007 Canterbury Junior Sports Person of the Year.

14. Michael Bent

Michael Bent net worth 2020
Michael Bent was born on April 25, 1986 in New Zealand.
He made his Irish international debut against South Africa in 2012.

15. Jesse Bromwich

Jesse Bromwich net worth 2020
Jesse Bromwich was born on May 3, 1989 in Auckland, New Zealand.
He played with New Zealand from 2012 until 2017. 

16. James Tamou

James Tamou net worth 2020
James Tamou was born on December 13, 1988 in New Zealand.
He averaged more meters per game than any other prop in the NRL in 2012.

17. Bundee Aki

Bundee Aki net worth 2020
Bundee Aki was born on April 7, 1990 in New Zealand.
With the Ireland national team, he has won several championships including the Six Nations Championship, the Grand Slam, and Triple Crown all within the 2018 season. 

18. Ben Tameifuna

Ben Tameifuna net worth 2020
Ben Tameifuna was born on August 30, 1991 in New Zealand.
He was the heaviest member of the All Blacks in 2012.

19. Kieran Read

Kieran Read net worth 2020
Kieran Read was born on October 26, 1985 in Auckland, New Zealand.
He was named New Zealand Rugby Player of the Year in 2010.

20. Dan Carter

Dan Carter net worth 2020
Dan Carter was born on March 5, 1982 in Southbridge, New Zealand.
He won the 2011 Rugby World Cup playing for the All Blacks.