Tom Franklin

  • Date Born: 11/08/1990
  • Place Of Birth: Opotiki, New Zealand
  • Height: 1.99m
  • Weight: 110kg

Biography

A promising lock, growing further with experience, Tom Franklin is back in the Otago jersey for his third season.

A member of the 2010 champion New Zealand Under 20 side, Franklin is set to cement a starting position in 2013.

Favourite rugby player: Rupeni Caucaunibuca
Team you most want to beat: Every team
Earliest rugby memory: Dad taking me to play barefoot footy
Best rugby moment: NZU20 World cup
What representing Otago means to you: A lot of pride and passion
Goals for the 2013 season: Play well and win Championship with Otago


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Player Stats

  • Height: 1.99m
  • Weight: 110kg
  • Date Born: 11/08/1990
  • Club: Southern
  • Provincial Debut: 2011 Vs Counties-Manukau
  • Place Of Birth: Opotiki, New Zealand
  • Total Otago Games: 13