PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Ashwin Kennith
SURNAME Willemse
HEIGHT 190 cm
WEIGHT 95 Kg
BIRTH DATE 08 September 1981
BIRTH PLACE Caledon
PRIMARY SCHOOL Swartberg Primary School
SECONDARY SCHOOL Swartberg Secondary School, Caledon
PLAYER WRITE-UP
The year 2003 was a big one for Ashwin Willemse, as he was named SA Rugby Player of the Year, Young Player of the Year and the Players' Player of the Year at the end of that season - despite only turning 22 a few months earlier. Willemse was a tough a teak winger with a lot of speed to burn, a nose for the tryline and great anticipation. He played in two Rugby World Cups and was part of the squad that won the tournament in France in 2007 - his last season in international rugby.

Position: Wing
Province: Golden Lions (2003)
Springbok number: 743
Test debut: 7 June 2003 vs Scotland in Durban aged 21
Last test: 22 September 2007 vs Tonga in Lens aged 25
Total tests: 19
Tour matches: 1
Total Springbok matches: 20
Win ratio: 12-7-0
Honours: SA Rugby Player of the Year (2003); SA Rugby Young Player of the Year (2003); Players' Player of the Year (2003).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Wing
TRIES 13
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 65
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 19
TRIES 4
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 20
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Australia 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
England 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
Ireland 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
New Zealand 4 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 5
Samoa 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
Scotland 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tonga 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uruguay 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
Auto & General Lions Vodacom Super 14 - 2009
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2007
Golden Lions ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2007
Lions Vodacom Cup - 2007
Lions Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
South Africa XV World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
South Africa World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
Lions Vodacom Cup - 2006
Cats Vodacom Super 14 - 2006
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2005
Cats Vodacom Super 12 - 2005
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2004
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2004
Cats Vodacom Super 12 - 2004
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2003
South Africa RWC Warm-ups - 2003
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2003
Cats Vodacom Super 12 - 2003
South Africa IRB U21 World Cup - 2002
Boland Kavaliers Bankfin Currie Cup - 2001
South Africa Sanzar U21 - 2001
Boland Kavaliers Vodacom Cup - 2001
Boland Kavaliers Vodacom Cup - 2000

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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