Ben returns to the Premiership after a season in France playing for Beziers, prior to that he played for NEC Harlequins. The 29 year old scrum half, who has played for Ireland A, built his reputation as a clever reader of the game with first class passing skills when he was with Leinster. Born in Auckland, New Zealand, his family originally came from Dublin. He is a trained physiotherapist with degrees from both Auckland University of Technology and Otago University.
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|Weight:||86kgs / 13st 8lbs|
|Height:||175cm / 5ft 9ins|
|Date of Birth:||08/10/1976|
|Former Clubs:||, Harlequins, Saracens, AS Beziers Herault, Leinster, Chiefs|
|Representative Honours:||Ireland A|
|Heroes:||Eroni Clarke, Ryan Strudwick, Amosa Amosa, Bill Davison|
|Hobbies:||Reading; Music; Golf|
|Highs:||Waikato Player of the Year 1999|
|Best Subject at school:||Classics|
|Favourite Food:||Crayfish, Bluff Oysters or Greenlip Mussels|
|Favourite Holiday Destination:||Omaha Beach, New Zealand|
|Favourite Film:||Life is Beautiful|
|Ben's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|