Lock for Auckland from 1987–2001, played in the 1995 and 1999 Rugby World Cups for New Zealand, captained the Blues in 2001-02.
He played representative rugby for Auckland and made his All Blacks debut in 1992.
He made a televised apology after groping a young woman and assaulting her male friend in 2010.
His older brother
He and Andrew Hore both played for the All Blacks in the Rugby World Cup.