Born in Sydney , Billy Vunipola has a rich history of rugby running through his veins.
His father Fe'ao, won 32 caps for Tonga and six of Billy's uncles and his grandfather have all also represented Tonga. Educated at the Castle School in Bristol, Billy then moved to Harrow to study at secondary school level and joined the London Wasps Academy set-up.
A hard-running powerful young number 8, Billy has represented England at U18 and U20 level and made a solid impact in his senior appearances last season.
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|19.06.2014||Club News||Four Wasps in white this weekend|
|12.06.2014||Club News||England name team for 2nd Test v New Zealand|
|19.05.2014||Club News||Launchbury nominated for LV= Young Player of the Year|
|29.03.2014||Club News||Wasps fight to the end but come up short|
|28.03.2014||Club News||Team to play Saracens|
|30.01.2014||Club News||Launchbury to start 6 Nations opener|
|13.11.2013||Club News||Mullan and Launchbury to face All Blacks|
|05.10.2013||Match Report||Wasps take a point from Allianz Park trip|
|01.08.2013||Club News||Six Wasps in England squads|
|13.06.2013||Club News||Wade and Launchbury named to start second test|
|06.06.2013||Club News||Wade to win first cap|
|24.05.2013||Club News||Wasps to play key role at Twickenham|
|10.05.2013||Club News||Launchbury named Discovery of the Season|
|08.05.2013||Club News||England squad for summer tour named|
|04.05.2013||Match Report||Season fizzles out at Sale|
|03.05.2013||Club News||Wasps feature strongly in RPA nominations|
|03.05.2013||Club News||Wasps side to play Sale|
|02.05.2013||Club News||Squad update|
|21.04.2013||Match Report||Wasps downed by Exeter.|
|19.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to face Exeter Chiefs|
|14.04.2013||Match Report||Wasps well beaten at Welford Road|
|12.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to face Leicester|
|05.04.2013||Match Report||Wasps outclassed by Leinster|
|04.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to play Leinster|
|30.03.2013||Match Report||Wasps go down to Saracens|