Player Profile

Ngati Porou East Coast

0244 Koro M. Dewes

Birthday April 7, 1930
Height N/A
Weight N/A
Birthplace Horoera
Previous Clubs Rangitukia Rangers

Full Name: Te Kapunga Matemoana ‘Koro’ Dewes

Also played:

    • Counties (Tuakau) 1959-60-61 (23g,2t)
    • Poverty Bay – East Coast 1955-56 (2g)
    • King Country – Counties 1959
    • Olympians Club 1957
    • Tai Rawhiti 1953-54
    • Tai Tokerau (Auckland) 1962
    • North Island Minor Unions 1952

Career: 58g, 8t, 1p

Later a lecturer at Victoria University and prominent spokesman on Maori affairs. Awarded a Doctorate of Literature for services to education.

Father of Campbell Dewes (East Coast) 1982(5) Tokararangi 1983(3) -87-88-89(3)-90(9)-91-94(5)-97(9),KK Combined 1995(6)-96

Died 17.08.2010, Te Araroa, aged 80

1952 season

4
Played
0
Tries
0
Conversions
0
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1953 season

3
Played
1
Tries
0
Conversions
0
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1954 season

6
Played
3
Tries
0
Conversions
0
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1955 season

8
Played
2
Tries
0
Conversions
1
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1956 season

2
Played
0
Tries
0
Conversions
0
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1957 season

3
Played
0
Tries
0
Conversions
0
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

All seasons

26
Played
6
Tries
0
Conversions
1
Penalties
0
Drop Goals
0
Yellow Cards
0
Red Cards

1952 season

Mon 02 Jun 14:30 H Representative Poverty Bay 09 - 08
Wed 25 Jun 14:30 H Representative Thames Valley 06 - 17
Thu 17 Jul 14:30 H Representative Bay of Plenty 12 - 20
Sat 30 Aug 14:30 A Representative Poverty Bay 09 - 06

1953 season

Tue 02 Jun 14:30 A Representative Poverty Bay 25 - 09
Sat 15 Aug 14:30 A Ranfurly Shield Wellington 42 - 00
Sat 12 Sep 14:30 H Representative Poverty Bay 16 - 08

1954 season

Mon 07 Jun 14:30 A Representative Poverty Bay 16 - 14
Sat 10 Jul 14:30 H Representative Bush RU 21 - 10
Sat 24 Jul 14:30 H Representative NSW Country 11 - 17
Sat 07 Aug 14:30 H Representative Poverty Bay 12 - 08
Sat 11 Sep 14:30 H Representative Olympians Club 14 - 22
Thu 16 Sep 14:30 H Representative Auckland 03 - 21

1955 season

Mon 06 Jun 14:30 A Representative Poverty Bay 18 - 03
Thu 09 Jun 14:30 H Representative Wairarapa RFU 09 - 16
Tue 21 Jun 14:30 H Representative Horowhenua-Kapiti 12 - 11
Wed 17 Aug 14:30 A Representative Bay of Plenty 41 - 09
Sat 20 Aug 14:30 A Representative Thames Valley 30 - 06
Wed 24 Aug 14:30 A Representative North Auckland 28 - 16
Sat 27 Aug 14:30 A Representative Auckland XV 26 - 11
Wed 21 Sep 14:30 H Representative Hawkes Bay 16 - 25

1956 season

Sat 26 May 14:30 H Representative Poverty Bay 06 - 06
Mon 04 Jun 14:30 A Representative Poverty Bay 08 - 08

1957 season

Sat 29 Jun 14:30 H Representative Poverty Bay 18 - 06
Mon 12 Aug 14:30 H Representative Canterbury 11 - 12
Sat 07 Sep 14:30 H Representative Bay of Plenty 16 - 20