|Birth name||Michael John McCool|
|Date of birth||15 September 1951|
|Place of birth||Hastings, New Zealand|
|Date of death||23 June 2020(aged 68)|
|Height||1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)|
|Weight||108 kg (238 lb)|
|School||St. Patrick's College, Silverstream|
|Rugby union career|
Michael John McCool (15 September 1951 – 23 June 2020) was a New Zealand rugby union player. A lock, McCool attended Kereru School, and then St. Patrick's College, Silverstream, where he was a member of the 1st XV in 1968.
He represented Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa Bush at a provincial level, and was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, in 1979. He played two matches for the All Blacks, including one test match against Australia.
- Chester, Rod; McMillan, Neville; Palenski, Ron (1987). The Encyclopedia of New Zealand Rugby. Moa Publications. p. 103.
- Knight, Lindsay. "Mike McCool". New Zealand Rugby Museum. Retrieved 13 July 2014.
- "Mike McCool death notice". New Zealand Herald. 26 June 2020. Retrieved 26 June 2020.
- Harding, Grant (29 June 2020). "Wai-Bush All Black dies". Wairarapa Times-Age. Retrieved 5 July 2020.
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