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PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Morné
SURNAME Du Plessis
BIRTH DATE 21 October 1949
BIRTH PLACE Vereeniging
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Positions: No 8 (21) Flank (1)
Club: University of Stellenbosch RFC
Province: Western Province (1971)
Springbok number: 455
Test debut: 17 July 1971 vs Australia in Sydney aged 21
Last test: 8 November 1980 vs France in Pretoria aged 31
Total tests: 22
Tour matches: 10
Total Springbok matches: 32
Win ratio: 18-4-0
Tours: Australia 1971; France 1974; South America 1980
Captain in 15 tests
Captain of 1980 Springbok touring team to South America.
SA Rugby Player of the Year nominee, 1976, 1977, 1979 & 1980.
Son of Felix du Plessis
RUGBY CAREER
TRIES 3
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 15
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 22
TRIES 3
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 15
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Australia 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
British Isles 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
France 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 4
New Zealand 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
South America 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 8
World XV 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
South Africa British Lions Tour - 1980
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1980
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1977
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1976
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1975
South Africa British Lions Tour - 1974
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1974
South Africa Incoming Tours - 1972
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 1971

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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