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
     
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, July 20 2019
17:05 - South Africa vs Australia
Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Saturday, July 27 2019
09:35 - New Zealand vs South Africa
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Saturday, August 10 2019
00:00 - Argentina vs South Africa
Castle Lager Incoming Series
Saturday, August 17 2019
17:05 - South Africa vs Argentina
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
RWC Warm-up game
Friday, September 06 2019
00:00 - Japan vs South Africa
Kumagaya Rugby Stadium, Saitama
Rugby World Cup
Saturday, September 21 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs New Zealand
International Stadium, Yokohama
Saturday, September 28 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs Namibia
City of Toyota Stadium
Friday, October 04 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs Italy
Shizuoka Stadium
Tuesday, October 08 2019
12:15 - South Africa vs Canada
Kobe Misaki Stadium

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