PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Francois Philippus Lodewyk
SURNAME Steyn
HEIGHT 191 cm
WEIGHT 110 Kg
BIRTH DATE 14 May 1987
BIRTH PLACE Aliwal North
MARITIAL STATUS Married
PRIMARY SCHOOL Truida Kestell, Bethlehem
SECONDARY SCHOOL Grey College, Bloemfontein
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Frans Steyn, one of the most versatile players ever to don the Bok jersey, returned to South Africa in 2012 after three years of playing club rugby in France. He has played Test rugby at flyhalf, centre (inside and outside), wing and fullback and was one of the key players in the Boks’ last two Rugby World Cup campaigns. He reached his 50th Bok Test cap against Argentina during the Castle Rugby Championship in 2012, but missed the November tour to Ireland, Scotland and England because of injury.

Positions: Centre (29), Fullback (19), Flyhalf (5), Wing (3)
Province: KZN (2006-2009, from 2012), Racing Metro (France) (2010-2012)
Springbok number: 783
Test debut: 11 November 2006 vs Ireland in Dublin, aged 19
Total tests: 56
Tour matches: 3
Total Springbok matches: 59
Win ratio: 41-14-1
Honours: SA Under-19 Player of the Year (2006); Most Promising Player of the Year (2007).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Centre
PROVINCE Sharks
TRIES 21
CONVERSIONS 67
PENALTIES 94
DROP GOALS 16
TOTAL POINTS 569
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 54
TRIES 10
CONVERSIONS 5
PENALTIES 21
DROP GOALS 3
TOTAL POINTS 132
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 5
Australia 10 4 0 6 1 0 6 2 29
British Isles 3 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 6
England 10 9 0 1 1 1 2 1 16
Fiji 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 11
France 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
Italy 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 11
Namibia 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
New Zealand 8 4 0 4 0 1 5 0 17
Samoa 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 8
Scotland 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Tonga 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
USA 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
Wales 6 6 0 0 1 0 2 0 11
SQUAD LIST
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2017
Cell C Sharks Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2015
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2015
Cell C Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2015
Springboks Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2014
Cell C Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2014
Cell C Sharks 2014 Super Rugby friendlies - 2014
The Sharks Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2013
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
South Africa The Castle Rugby Championship - 2012
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2012
South Africa Castle Incoming Tours - 2012
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2012
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2011
South Africa Castle Tri-Nations - 2011
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2009
South Africa British & Irish Lions Tour - 2009
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2009
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2008
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2008
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2008
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2008
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2008
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2007
South Africa XV Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2007
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2007
Wildebeest Vodacom Cup - 2007
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
South Africa XV World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
South Africa World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2006
South Africa IRB Under 19 World Championship - 2006
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2006
South Africa Invitational XV Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2006
Free State SA Under 19 - 2005
Free State ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2005
South Africa IRB U19 World Championships - 2005
Free State U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2004

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Vodacom Super Rugby
Friday, June 30 2017
19:00 - Cell C Sharks vs Vodacom Bulls
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
Saturday, July 01 2017
01:05 - Jaguares vs Southern Kings
Velez Sarsfield Stadium, Buenos Aires
15:05 - Toyota Cheetahs vs DHL Stormers
Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein
17:15 - Emirates Lions vs Sunwolves
Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Friday, July 07 2017
11:45 - Reds vs Brumbies
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
13:55 - Force vs Rebels
nib Stadium, Perth
Saturday, July 08 2017
11:45 - Waratahs vs Jaguares
Allianz Stadium, Sydney
17:15 - Vodacom Bulls vs Southern Kings
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
19:30 - DHL Stormers vs Sunwolves
DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Friday, July 14 2017
09:35 - Highlanders vs Reds
Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin

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