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Kurt Baker is a lively back who combines fancy footwork with reliable defence and is a senior member of the All Blacks Sevens.
Baker has an impressive resume with two Commonwealth Games gold medals (2010 and 2018) along with two Rugby World Cup Sevens titles (2013 and 2018).
Not just a talent in the sevens game, Baker has played more than 70 provincial matches for Manawatu, Taranaki and Hawke’s Bay, claiming the ITM Cup title in 2014 with Taranaki. In 2020 he was a crucial member in the Championship and Ranfurly Shield winning Hawke’s Bay team.
He was part of the world championship winning New Zealand Under 20s in 2008 and has been involved in four Maori All Blacks campaigns.
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