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|Birth name||Murray James Pierce|
|Date of birth||1 November 1957|
|Place of birth||Timaru, New Zealand|
|Height||1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||107 kg (16 st 12 lb; 236 lb)|
|School|| Waitaki Boys' High School |
Roxburgh District High School
Dunstan High School
|Rugby union career|
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