So long Sonny Bill Williams...

And when he took to the field during the RWC he managed one of the biggest cheers from the crowd - not for his rugby, but because he took off his shirt.

Photo by Getty Images Jul 9, 2012

So long Sonny Bill Williams...

With Sonny Bill Williams set to make the switch to play rugby in Japan before a possible NRL return, we take a look at the man who made his mark for the New Zealand rugby in such a short space of time.

Rugby

Results

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

2014/15 European Champions Cup

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

Schedule

2014/15 European Champions Cup

2:15am NZST Mon, 20th April

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

7:35pm NZST Fri, 24th April
9:55pm NZST Fri, 24th April
7:35pm NZST Sat, 25th April
9:55pm NZST Sat, 25th April

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

6:45am NZST Sat, 25th April

League

Schedule

2015 NRL Premiership Season

4:00pm NZST Sun, 19th April
6:00pm NZST Sun, 19th April
9:00pm NZST Mon, 20th April
9:45pm NZST Fri, 24th April

Tennis

Live

2015 Davis Cup 1st Rnd - ARG v BRA

Set 4
Live

2015 Davis Cup 1st Rnd - CAN v JAP

Set 3
Live
Go Soeda 5 3 3
Vasek Pospisil 7 6 4

Schedule

2015 Hopman Cup XXVII

2015 Federation Cup Semi-Final - RUS v GER

2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April
2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April

2015 Federation Cup Semi-Final - CZE v FRA

2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April
2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April

2015 Federation Cup World Group Play-Off - NED v AUS

2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April
2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April

2015 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters

2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April

2015 Claro Open Colsanitas

2:00am NZST Sun, 19th April

Football

Live

Results

2014/15 Spanish La Liga

2014/15 Italian Serie A

2014/15 French Ligue 1

Guingamp 1 - 1 Evian (FT)

2014/15 German Bundesliga

Schedule

2014/15 English Premier League

19 April 12:00am
19 April 12:00am
20 April 1:00am

2014/15 Scottish Premiership

19 April 12:00am

2014/15 English FA Cup

Aston Villa v Liverpool

20 April 12:00am

2014/15 French Ligue 1

Montpellier v Caen

20 April 1:00am