Letter: Wellington already has a halfback

Last updated 12:00 07/05/2012

Relevant offers

Letters to the Editor

Sheppard's memory disrespected Leave the Treaty where it is Sweet sounds find a convert Colonisation part of Empire's history Spying is spying no matter who does it Sense of scale lets down theories GCSB here to spy, not to protect us Pressure was on Pistorius judge Lions need all the help they can get Economy should be front and centre

OPINION: Let Piri Weepu stay in the north with the Blues and Auckland. He didn't have confidence in Hurricanes coach Mark Hammett. There's a young and talented halfback down here in TJ Perenara. He has a lot of potential that a rising 29-year-old Weepu doesn't have.

Weepu is over-rated, anyway. He is most useful coming off the bench. His Rugby World Cup centred around the Argentina game. In other games he was an inconsistent goalkicker.

He should have gone to league because he's too heavy and slow. He has a weight problem that hasn't been tackled. Professional sportsmen and women don't turn up at preseason training kilos overweight.

PETER PETTERSON

Taita

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content