A beast of a man, Talau Hala dominated scrum time with his strength and size for the Turbos. In his prime squatting 250kgs at 127kgs himself, Hala possessed power like none other seen at the Turbos. This made him a valuable asset around the park and in the ruck.
- Position: Tighthead Prop
- Number of Manawatu Games: 37
- Manawatu Club: College Old Boys
- Nationality: Tonga
- Date of Birth: 18 February 1980