Handré Pollard

Age

26

Caps

48

Points

457

Height

1.89m

Weight

98kg

Biography

Pollard captained the Junior Springboks in 2014 when he was also named World Rugby Junior Player of the Year. He represented the Springboks at the 2015 Rugby World Cup, but missed most of the following two seasons due to serious knee and ankle injuries. The top 2019 Vodacom Super Rugby point scorer has established himself as a leader in the Bok team.

Date of Birth 11 March 1994
Place of Birth Somerset West

Player Stats

Tries

6

Conversions

74

Drop Goals

4

Penalties

88

Yellow Cards

00

RedCards

00

Career

South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2019
Matches: 2
Points: 42 (2t, 4c, 8p, 0dg)
South Africa Rugby World Cup Warm-up game 2019
Matches: 1
Points: 7 (0t, 2c, 1p, 0dg)
South Africa Rugby World Cup 2019 2019
Matches: 7
Points: 69 (0t, 9c, 16p, 1dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series 2018
Matches: 3
Points: 28 (0t, 5c, 6p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2018
Matches: 6
Points: 47 (0t, 13c, 7p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2018
Matches: 4
Points: 46 (1t, 4c, 11p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2017
Matches: 4
Points: 2 (0t, 1c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2017
Matches: 4
Points: 28 (1t, 7c, 3p, 0dg)

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