The making of an All Black

Alongside his rise to fame, Sonny Bill's body has become a canvas for tattoos. Here's an early shot with his large arm tattoo still missing.

Photo by Getty Images Oct 18, 2010

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.

Sydney Travel Deals

Spreets

Rugby

Results

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

Schedule

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

7:35pm NZDT Fri, 27th February
12:00am NZDT Sat, 28th February
6:10am NZDT Sat, 28th February
7:35pm NZDT Sat, 28th February
9:40pm NZDT Sat, 28th February

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

8:45am NZDT Sat, 28th February

League

Schedule

2015 NRL Premiership Season

10:05pm NZDT Thu, 5th March
9:45pm NZDT Fri, 6th March
6:30pm NZDT Sat, 7th March
9:00pm NZDT Sat, 7th March

Tennis

Live

2015 Abierto Mexicano Telcel

Set 3
Live
Ivo Karlovic 6 6 6
Ryan Harrison 4 7(7) 6

Schedule

2015 Hopman Cup XXVII

2015 Abierto Mexicano Telcel

2:00am NZDT Thu, 26th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February

2015 Argentina Open

2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February

2015 Qatar Total Open

2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February

2015 Dubai Tennis Championships

2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 27th February

Cricket

Live

2014/15 Sheffield Shield

Day 4, 3rd Session
Live
Tasmanian Tigers 364 (122.3) & 5/219 dec. (64.0)
Southern Redbacks 295 (102.3) & 3/205 (61.0)
Gliderol Stadium, Adelaide, SA Live Scores
Day 3, 3rd Session
Live
New South Wales Blues 345 (116.0) & 3/40 (23.2)
Western Warriors 300 (131.1)
Newcastle No.1 Sports Ground, Newcastle, NSW Live Scores
Day 3, 3rd Session
Live
Queensland Bulls 207 (98.0) & 4/121 (43.5)
Victorian Bushrangers 389 (118.0)
Traeger Park, Alice Springs, NT Live Scores

2014/15 New Zealand Plunket Shield

Day 1, 3rd Session
Live
Cobham Oval, Whangarei Live Scores

2015 Cricket World Cup in AU & NZ

1st Innings
Live
South Africa 3/205 (36.2)
West Indies
Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, NSW Live Scores

Schedule

2015 Cricket World Cup in AU & NZ

2014/15 New Zealand Plunket Shield

Football

Live

2015 CAF African Cup of Nations

ET (02:00)
Live
Congo DR 0 (4)
Eq. Guinea 0 (2)
Nuevo Estadio de Malabo Live Scores

Results

2014/15 UEFA Europa League

2014/15 UEFA Champions League

2014/15 English League Championship

Nottm Forest 2 - 1 Bournemouth (FT)

Schedule

2014/15 Australian A-League

27 February 7:40pm

2014/15 French Ligue 1

Marseille v Caen

28 February 6:30am

2014/15 German Bundesliga

28 February 6:30am

2014/15 Belgian Pro League

Standard Liège v Cercle Brugge

28 February 6:30am