Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Biography – New Zealand rugby league fullback, Roger Tuivasa-Sheck was born on June 5, 1993, in Apia, Samoa.
|Date of Birth:||5 June 1993|
|Net Worth:||$1 million to $5 million|
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Nationality
Tuivasa-Sheck was born in Apia, Samoa. He is a Samoan and also a citizen of New Zealand.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Age
Tuivasa-Sheck was born on June 5, 1993, hence he is currently 30 years of age,
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck’s Height and Weight
Tuivasa-Sheck stands at a height of 6 feet tall and weighs 99kg or 15st 8 lb.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck’s Family and Siblings
Tuivasa-Sheck was born to Leisha Sheck and Johnny Tuivasa. He has a brother named Johnny Tuivasa-Sheck.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Education
Tuivasa-Sheck attended Otahuhu College in Auckland, where he played both rugby union and rugby league.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Career
Prior to joining the Roosters’ New South Wales Cup reserve-grade team in 2013, Tuivasa-Sheck played for their NYC team in 2012 and scored 9 tries in 12 games. playing for the Newtown Jets in 2012 was Tuivasa-Sheck
Tuivasa-Sheck made his NRL debut in the Roosters’ 36-16 loss to the Gold Coast Titans at the SFS in round 21 of the 2012 NRL season while playing the wing position.
Tuivasa-Sheck played six games in his first season. In the 2012 Toyota Cup Team of the Year, he was selected as a wing. In a September article highlighting the top ten up-and-coming NRL players, Tuivasa-Sheck was mentioned.
Tuivasa-Sheck was selected for the Junior Kiwis team to play the Junior Kangaroos on October 2. He received the 2012 Junior of the Year award from the New Zealand Rugby League.
Tuivasa-Sheck scored his debut try in first grade in the Roosters’ 50-0 victory over the Parramatta Eels in round 4 at the SFS.
He received the Winger of the Year honor at the Dally M Awards on October 1. Tuivasa-Sheck was a member of the squad that defeated Manly-Warringah 26-18 on October 6 to win the 2013 NRL Premiership.
He contributed two tries to a 36-6 victory against Newcastle at Scully Park in Tamworth during round 16 of the 2020 NRL season. In the 2020 NRL season, he played for New Zealand a total of 18 times despite the team’s failure to reach the finals.
In order to sign a contract with the New Zealand Rugby Union and try out for the All Blacks (New Zealand’s national rugby team), it was reported on January 30 that he would be departing the New Zealand Warriors and the National Rugby League itself at the end of the 2021 season.
Tuivasa-Sheck committed to the Blues on February 6 for a two-year deal beginning with the 2022 campaign. He will also represent Auckland in the Mitre 10 Cup.
It was revealed on July 26 that Tuivasa-Sheck would quit the team right away to return to his native New Zealand before the Trans-Tasman travel bubble was shut. During the 2021 NRL season, he participated in 17 games for the Warriors.
In February, against the Hurricanes, Tuivasa-Sheck made his first-team rugby union debut for the Blues. Tuivasa-Sheck participated in 11 games for the Blues during the 2022 Super Rugby Pacific season, including the Blues’ final defeat to the Crusaders.
He made his test debut on July 16, 2022, in Wellington after being included in the All Blacks team for their test series against Ireland. Later in the year, in the 2022 Bunnings NPC season, he made his team debut for Auckland.
Tuivasa-Sheck announced on April 20, 2023, that he will be joining the NZ Warriors again in 2024 on a three-year contract.
Later that year, Tuivasa-Sheck confirmed on The Morning Shift Podcast that he would play the center position when he rejoined the Warriors, as opposed to his usual position as a fullback.
Tuivasa-Sheck participated in seven games of the 2023 Super Rugby Pacific season before being cut from the All Blacks’ roster for the Rugby World Cup in 2023. He made his Auckland debut at fullback during the 2023 Bunnings NPC.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Wife
Tuivasa-Sheck is engaged to a beautiful lady named Ashley Walker.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Children
As of the time of filing this report. we have no details about Tuivasa-Sheck’s children. However, an online source claims he is a father.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck Religion
We have no details about Tuivasa-Sheck’s religion.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck’s Net Worth
Tuivasa-Sheck has an estimated net worth to be around $1 million to $5 million as of 2023.