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PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Johannes Frederick Klopper
SURNAME Marais
BIRTH DATE 21 September 1941
BIRTH PLACE Somerset East
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Position: Prop
Club: University of Stellenbosch RFC
Provinces: Western Province (1963) Eastern Province (1964) North East Cape (1968) Eastern Province (1970)
Springbok number: 390
Test debut: 24 August 1963 vs Australia in Johannesburg aged 21
Last test: 30 November 1974 vs France in Paris aged 33
Total tests: 35
Tour matches: 40
Total Springbok matches: 75
Win ratio: 19-11-5
Tours: Ireland & Scotland 1965; Australia & New Zealand 1965; France 1968; British Isles & Ireland 1969-70; Australia 1971; France 1974
Captain in 11 tests
Captain of Springbok touring teams to Australia 1971 and France 1974.
SA Rugby Player of the Year nominee, 1971.
RUGBY CAREER
TRIES 1
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 5
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 35
TRIES 1
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 5
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Australia 9 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
British Isles 8 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
England 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
France 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
SQUAD LIST
South Africa British Lions Tour - 1974
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1974
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1971
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1971
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1970
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1969
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1969
South Africa British Lions Tour - 1968
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1968
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1965
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1964
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1963

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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