|Birth name||Tanerau Dylan Latimer|
|Date of birth||6 May 1986|
|Place of birth||Te Puke, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||101 kg (15 st 13 lb; 223 lb)|
|School||Tauranga Boys' College|
|Rugby union career|
Latimer made his Super Rugby debut for the Crusaders in 2006, before shifting to the Chiefs in 2007. In 2009 he started at openside flanker in the Chiefs loss to the Bulls in the final at Loftus Versfeld. In 2011 he played his 50th match for the Chiefs and reach to his 100th match in 2014, defeated Stormers at Waikato Stadium.
He was selected for the 2009 Iveco series after an injury to Richie McCaw sidelined him for the Series. He has played in total five tests and one non-test match for the All Blacks. In 2010 he played for the then New Zealand Maori. In 2012 he was named as the team's captain, under the new team name, Maori All Blacks.
Japan Top LeagueEdit
- "Latimer gets the Blues for Super Rugby". Radio New Zealand News. 16 November 2015.
- Profile at the New Zealand Olympic Committee website[dead link]
- タネラウ・ラティマー (in Japanese). JFRU. 30 November 2014. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
- "Bayonne sign Blues and All-Black loose forward Tanerau Latimer". Stuff.co.nz. 23 June 2016. Retrieved 5 March 2017.