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Reni Maitua was born on 11 June, 1982 in Sydney, Australia. Discover Reni Maitua's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 38 years old?
|Age||39 years old|
|Born||11 June 1982|
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Reni Maitua Height, Weight & Measurements
At 39 years old, Reni Maitua height is 1.83 m and Weight 100 kg (15 st 10 lb).
|Weight||100 kg (15 st 10 lb)|
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Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Reni Maitua Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Reni Maitua worth at the age of 39 years old? Reni Maitua’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from Australia. We have estimated Reni Maitua's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
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He came out of retirement to join Toronto Wolfpack in 2018 on a short-term contract. It was later revealed that Maitua's recruitment would set the ball rolling for eventual recruit Sonny Bill Williams who would also join the club following the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
In November 2013 Maitua was charged assault after allegedly punching a taxi driver’s arm, he later wrote an apology on Twitter and pleaded not guilty. After spending first 8 Rounds of Rugby League in the NSW Cup for the Bulldogs. Maitua was selected to play for Samoa in the 3 May 2014 Pacific Rugby League International against Fiji, this was Maitua's second international appearance following his single test for Australia in 2006. Maitua played at five-eighth in the 32-16 win at Penrith Stadium. Maitua finally returned to the first grade side, 6 years after his last appearance for the Bulldogs in Round 11 against the Sydney Roosters at ANZ Stadium off the bench in the 32-12 loss. Maitua finished the Bulldogs 2014 season with him playing 13 matches and scoring 1 try (4p).
On 7 October 2014, Maitua was selected in the Samoan 24-man squad for the 2014 Four Nations series. Maitua only played 1 of the 4 games, Samoa did not select him until the 4th and final game because of Maitua's involvement in a nightclub brawl in Brisbane alongside two other Samoan players, one day before kicking off the Four Nations series.
On 19 December 2014, Maitua signed a two-year contract with the Featherstone Rovers in the Championship starting from 2015. He began the season with Featherstone, moving to Salford Red Devils during Rugby League Super 8s. In 2016 he joined Leigh Centurions in the Championship. Following the 2016 season, Maitua retired from the sport in order to pursue a career in boxing.
Maitua had been named in the Australian Rugby League team for the Tri Nations series for the first time in his career after a knee injury ruled Brisbane forward Tonie Carroll out of the upcoming Tri-Nations tournament. His short international career came to a grinding halt after suffering a distal syndesmosis injury to his ankle in the closing stages of the 30–18 victory over New Zealand at Mt Smart Stadium.
In October 2013, Reni was a part of the Samoan team that participated in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. He made his début in the Samoans' impressive display against the Kiwis. This match however would be his only match of the Tournament, as injury forced him to pull out from the remaining games in the Tournament.
In late 2013 it was revealed that Maitua had been suffering from severe depression. In mid 2013, Maitua suffered a breakdown after a game in Brisbane, and days later attempted suicide. Maitua's best friend Willie Tonga was awake at 1:00am when he received a call from Maitua's sister, who had received a text message which scared her greatly. Tonga chose to drive to Maitua's unit, and found Maitua attempting to take his own life. Tonga believes that had he even arrived 5 seconds later, Maitua would not have survived. Maitua and Tonga told their story on the NRL Footy Show in June 2014 as an attempt to help remove the stigma around mental illness in league.
Reni Maitua signed with Parramatta in 2011 but was unable to play until his ban ended in May. Due to his good form, inspirational leadership and a new outlook on life, he was made co-captain of the Parramatta club alongside Jarryd Hayne and Tim Mannah in 2013. In June 2013, Maitua was one of 12 Parramatta players that were told that their futures at the club were uncertain by coach, Ricky Stuart. Hasler has confirmed Tooty will add depth to the Bulldogs in 2014. He will bring experience to the Bulldogs team. At the end of his time with Parramatta Maitua played 53 games and scored 6 tries. He was also a member of the 2012 & 2013 teams which collected the wooden spoon.
On 15 June 2009, Maitua was suspended for 2 years for testing positive to a banned substance. He signed with the Parramatta Eels on return from suspension for the 2011 NRL season.
On 20 May 2009, Maitua tested positive to a banned drug and was handed a provisional suspension. On 15 June 2009, it was announced that Maitua would be suspended for 2 years following the positive test of the second sample.
In March 2008, Maitua was demoted to reserve grade after he was spotted in a drunken state at a T2 nightclub on Oxford Street,Sydney at 9.30am on a Sunday morning.
On 27 April 2006, it was revealed that Maitua had been charged with drink driving. The Bulldogs fined Maitua $15,000 over the incident as well as dropping him to Premier League for one week. Maitua was also required to attend an alcohol awareness program and to participate in a community service program. He was also needed to appear in Sutherland Local Court on 18 May where a plea of guilty was entered on his behalf. He will be required to make a personal appearance for sentencing on 3 August. In the meantime, his licence is suspended and the court was told that Maitua will complete a traffic offenders education program before his sentencing. But his sentencing was postponed till 17 August because complications arose as Reni's lawyer advised him not to attend the court appearance on 3 August. Though he appeared at his second court appearance for the sentencing the judge ruled that his licence was to be suspended for 18 months and a fine of $2800.
In 2006, Reni Maitua was convicted of drink driving after he blew 0.165 in a random breath test in Cronulla, while on P-plates. A reading of 0.165 is more than three times the legal limit for a fully licensed driver, but the limit for P-platers is zero. In December 2008, Maitua's contract with the Bulldogs was terminated by the club after he failed to attend training. He is also a known member of the Bra Boys.
Despite the success in the lower grades, Maitua did not make his first grade début until Round 1 of the 2004 NRL season against the Parramatta Eels on 13 March. Maitua played for the Bulldogs' from the interchange bench in their 2004 NRL grand final victory over cross-town rivals, the Sydney Roosters. As 2004 NRL premiers, the Bulldogs faced Super League IX champions, the Leeds Rhinos in the 2005 World Club Challenge. Maitua played at second-row forward in the Bulldogs' 32-39 loss. In season 2005, Maitua had an up and down season, suffering an ankle injury in the trial game against South Sydney Rabbitohs missing up to six games. His return showed he was in good form and was then named in the City Origin squad. But during that game he also suffered another ankle injury which made him sit on the sidelines for nearly half the competition. Maitua had been selected in the Prime Minister's XIII team to take on Papua New Guinea national rugby league team.
As a South Sydney junior, a young Maitua had aspirations to represent the Rabbitohs at the highest level, however, this was soured by the club as he was dropped from a Harold Matthews Cup squad on the premise of him being a year young for the state under-16s competition. Maitua signed with Sydney's Bulldogs club in 2002, spending the first two years representing the Jersey Flegg U20 & reserve grade sides alongside future stars Johnathan Thurston & Sonny Bill Williams winning the 2003 Jersey Flegg Cup Premiership.
Reni Maitua (born 11 June 1982) is an Australian-Samoan former professional rugby league footballer An Australian and Samoan International representative player, he previously played for the Canterbury Bulldogs, with whom he won the 2004 NRL Premiership. Maitua covered a number of positions, known for typically playing on an edge as a backrow forward (second row or lock) or centre, Maitua's skillset saw him play in the halves as well.