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Hubert Buydens (born 4 January 1982) is a Canadian rugby union player. He is a member of the Canada national side and was part of Canada's squad at the 2011 Rugby World Cup where he made 4 appearances. He plays as a prop forward and made his Canada debut in 2006 against England Saxons and currently holds 50 caps in total.

Hubert Buydens
Hubert Buydens 2015 RWC.jpg
Birth nameHubert Buydens
Date of birth (1982-01-04) 4 January 1982 (age 37)
Place of birthSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Height190 cm (6 ft 3 in)[1]
Weight118 kg (260 lb)[2]
UniversityUniversity of Saskatchewan
Rugby union career
Position(s) Prop
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Saskatoon Wild Oats RFC
Castaway Wanderers RFC
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)

Prairie Wolf Pack
San Diego Breakers
New Orleans Gold


Correct as of 9 September 2019
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013–15 Manawatu 16 (0)
Correct as of 15 August 2018
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2006– Canada 55 (0)
Correct as of 9 September 2019

Born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Buydens previously played his club rugby with the Castaway Wanderers RFC in the British Columbia Premiership and with the Prairie Wolf Pack in the Canadian Rugby Championship.

Buydens currently plays for the New Orleans Gold in Major League Rugby.


  1. ^ "Manawatu Profile". Yahoo. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Buydens to start in opener". Manawatu Standard. Retrieved 19 February 2015.