PESAMINO Mikaele < Back  
Sport Rugby Sevens, Rugby Union
CGA Samoa   
Gender Men
Born 02 Apr 1984
Height1.88 m
Weight 90 kg
Human Interest
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? All his family have an interest in sports, mainly athletics, but he began to focus on rugby when he was in college.
Club / Team Sale Sharks: Sale, ENG
Name of coach Mike Brewer
Coach from which country? New Zealand
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Wing
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for Samoa
Opponent Papua New Guinea
Location Apia
General Interest
Nicknames Lightning. (salesharks.com, 22 Jul 2010)
Injuries After finishing as leading try scorer for the 2009-2010 season he was named IRB Sevens Player of the Year. (scrum.com, 07 Jul 2010)
Other information AWARD
After being named IRB Sevens Player of the Year for the 2009-2010 season he called on youngsters from his native country to nurture their sporting talents. "My achievement as a best player, is also a challenge to the youths of Samoa, to be serious on rugby”. (samoarugbyunion.ws, 08 Jun 2010)

BIG FAMILY
He is the youngest of nine children- he has four brothers and four sisters. (samoarugbyunion.ws, 08 Jun 2010)