Super Rugby

Height: 188cm
Weight: 116kg
Born: 21/09/1994
Place of Birth: Jarvso, Sweden
Senior Club: Souths
School: Toowoomba Grammar School

Representative Honours
Queensland Schoolboys (2012)
Reds Under 20s (2015)
Brisbane City NRC (2015-2016)
Queensland (2017-)

Playing History

Representative Caps Points Debut
NRC: Brisbane City 14 - 2015 v Perth Spirit, Ballymore
Queensland 3 - 2017 v Crusaders, Suncorp Stadium
Super Rugby 3 - 2017 v Crusaders, Suncorp Stadium
Test Rugby - - -

Player Bio

The 2017 season is Markus Vanzati’s first as a member of the St.George Queensland Reds senior squad.

He has worked his way into the squad through the Queensland pathway, after moving from Adelaide as a high school student to study and play Rugby at Toowoomba Grammar School, where he was coached by Reds defence coach Jason Gilmore.

Vanzati has been around Ballymore for the past two seasons as a member of McInnes Wilson Lawyers Brisbane City in the Buildcorp National Rugby Championship.

He won premierships with both Brisbane City and his Queensland Premier Rugby side Souths in 2015, a year in which he also represented the Queensland Under 20s.

Earned his Super Rugby debut against the Crusaders at Suncorp Stadium, but missed a large portion of the season due to a calf injury.
Played his second season of NRC and earned a call up to the Reds senior squad for the 2017 season.
Played for Queensland Under 20s under his former high school coach, Jason Gilmore. Claimed a Hospital Cup with Souths in Queensland Premier Rugby. Represented Brisbane City in the NRC, winning the title undefeated.

Updated 19/06/2017