PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Richard Edward
SURNAME Bands
HEIGHT 183 cm
WEIGHT 120 Kg
BIRTH DATE 25 March 1974
BIRTH PLACE Mafikeng
PRIMARY SCHOOL Mareetsane Primary
SECONDARY SCHOOL Lichtenburg High
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Position: Prop
Club: Harlequins RFC
Province: Blue Bulls (2003)
Springbok number: 745
Test debut: 7 June 2003 vs Scotland in Durban aged 29
Last test: 8 November 2003 vs New Zealand in Melbourne aged 29
Total tests: 11
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 11
Win ratio: 6-5-0
Tours: RWC in Australia, 2003.
Honours:
SA Rugby Player of the Year nominee, 2003; SuperSport Try of the Year, 2003 (against New Zealand in Dunedin).
RUGBY CAREER
TRIES 8
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 40
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 11
TRIES 2
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 10
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
England 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 3 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 5
Samoa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uruguay 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
SQUAD LIST
Vodacom Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2008
Blue Bulls XV Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2007
Vodacom Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2007
Vodacom Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2007
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
Vodacom Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2006
Vodacom Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2005
Vodacom Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup Qualifying Round - 2005
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2005
South Africa A South Africa A Outgoing Tour - 2004
Mobil Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2004
Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2004
Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2004
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2003
South Africa RWC Warm-ups - 2003
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2003
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2003
Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2003
Blue Bulls Bankfin Currie Cup - 2002
Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2002
Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2002
Blue Bulls Bankfin Currie Cup - 2001
Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2001
Free State Pres Shield A SA Cup - 1999

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Castle Lager Incoming Series
Saturday, June 09 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs England
Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Saturday, June 16 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs England
Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein
Saturday, June 23 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs England
Newlands Rugby Stadium, Cape Town
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, August 18 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs Argentina
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
Saturday, August 25 2018
00:00 - Argentina vs South Africa
To be confirmed
Saturday, September 08 2018
12:05 - Australia vs South Africa
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Saturday, September 15 2018
09:35 - New Zealand vs South Africa
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Saturday, September 29 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs Australia
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, PE
Saturday, October 06 2018
17:05 - South Africa vs New Zealand
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria

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