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Bundee Aki
Birth name Fua Leiofi Bundellu Aki
Date of birth 7 April 1990 (1990-04-07) (age 31)
Place of birth Auckland, New Zealand
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 100 kg (16 st; 220 lb)
School Manurewa High School
University Athlone Institute of Technology
Spouse Kayla Ielemia
Rugby union career
Position(s) Centre
Current team Connacht
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2011–2014
2013–2014
2014–
Counties Manukau
Chiefs
Connacht
43
25
112
(50)
(50)
(120)
Correct as of 5 June 2021
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2017– Ireland 31 (25)
2021 British & Irish Lions 0 (0)
Correct as of 7 May 2021

Bundee Aki (born 7 April 1990) is a professional rugby union player who plays for Connacht in the Pro14 and the Ireland national team. Aki was born and grew up in New Zealand, of Samoan descent, and qualified for Ireland through residency. A centre, he has also played for New Zealand provincial team Counties Manukau and for the Chiefs in Super Rugby.

Aki has won a Super Rugby title with the Chiefs and a Pro12 title with Connacht. In 2015–16 he was named the league's player of the season.

Aki lives in Renmore, a suburb of Galway city.

Aki was selected to represent the British and Irish Lions for their 2021 tour to South Africa.

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