Marc Ellis
New Zealand
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Full name Marc Christopher Gwynne Ellis
Born October 8, 1971, Wellington
Current age 48 years 136 days
Major teams New Zealand
Position Wing
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 198 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 1993-1995 8 6 2 55 11 0 0 0 6 2 0 75.00
IRB Rugby World Cup 1995-1995 5 3 2 35 7 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00

Career statistics
Test debut Scotland v New Zealand at Murrayfield, Nov 20, 1993 match details
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg, Jun 24, 1995 match details
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Ellis made his first strides in New Zealand rugby with Otago in 1991, making his first All Blacks squad a year later. He made his Test debut at first-five-eighth against Scotland in 1993, scoring two tries. In 1995 he celebrated his international recall at the Rugby World Cup, scoring a record six tries in a 145-17 demolition of Japan. Later that year he crossed codes to rugby league, winning caps for New Zealand in the 13-man-code, before returning to union to end his career with North Harbour, the Blues and Highlanders. Following his retirement he became a TV presenter and successful businessman in New Zealand.

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