Full name Aaron Luke Smith
Born November 21, 1988, Palmerston North
Current age 27 years 341 days
Major teams Highlanders, Manawatu, New Zealand Maori, New Zealand
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 183 lb
|IRB Rugby World Cup||2015-2015||6||6||0||5||1||0||0||0||6||0||0||100.00|
|The Rugby Championship||2012-2016||24||23||1||32||6||1||0||0||21||2||1||89.58|
|Test debut||New Zealand v Ireland at Auckland, Jun 9, 2012 match details|
|Last Test||New Zealand v South Africa at Christchurch, Sep 17, 2016 match details|
|Test Statsguru||Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list|
Aaron Smith made an immediate impact on the international stage when the scrum-half played a central role in the All Blacks' 3-0 series win over Ireland in 2012. Smith, a former hairdressing apprentice, was part of the New Zealand Maori side that beat the Ireland in 2010.
The speed of his pass and sharpness in attack are among the notable strengths of the Highlanders scurm-half.