Tomasi Naidole

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Tomasi Naidole
Birth nameTomasi Naidole
Date of birthc. 1932
Place of birth Yako, Fiji
Date of deathc. 2005
Place of deathEngland [1]
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Rugby league career
Position(s) Wing
Senior career
YearsTeamApps(Points)
1964–68 Huddersfield ()
Rugby union career
Position(s) Wing
National team(s)
YearsTeamApps(Points)
1954–59 Fiji

Tomasi Naidole (c. 1932 – c. 2005) was a Fijian rugby union and professional rugby league footballer who played as a wing.

Naidole started his career in rugby union, representing the Fiji national team between 1954 and 1959. In 1964, he moved to England and switched codes to play rugby league for Huddersfield.

His two sons, Joe and Tom, also went on to play rugby league at Huddersfield. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Obituary: Tom Naidole". Huddersfield Examiner. 22 February 2005. Retrieved 7 October 2014.