Elton Jantjies

Age

29

Caps

36

Points

281

Height

1.76m

Weight

88kg

Biography

Jantjies first toured with the Boks at the end of 2010, when he was also named SA U20 and Young Player of the Year. He made his Test debut in 2012 against Australia in Pretoria and established himself in the squad since 2016, when he played in nine tests. In June 2017, he scored 52 points against France in three Tests.

Date of Birth 01 August 1990
Place of Birth Graaff-Reinet

Player Stats

Tries

2

Conversions

62

Drop Goals

0

Penalties

49

Yellow Cards

00

RedCards

00

Career

South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2019
Matches: 2
Points: 10 (0t, 5c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Test 2019
Matches: 1
Points: 14 (0t, 1c, 4p, 0dg)
South Africa Rugby World Cup 2019 2019
Matches: 3
Points: 28 (0t, 14c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series 2018
Matches: 3
Points: 12 (0t, 3c, 2p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2018
Matches: 4
Points: 8 (0t, 1c, 2p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2018
Matches: 4
Points: 6 (0t, 0c, 2p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series 2017
Matches: 3
Points: 52 (1t, 10c, 9p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2017
Matches: 6
Points: 68 (1t, 15c, 11p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2017
Matches: 4
Points: 5 (0t, 1c, 1p, 0dg)
Springbok Castle Incoming Series 2016
Matches: 3
Points: 30 (0t, 6c, 6p, 0dg)
Springboks Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2016
Matches: 4
Points: 33 (0t, 6c, 7p, 0dg)
Springboks Castle Lager Outgoing Tour 2016
Matches: 2
Points: 9 (0t, 0c, 3p, 0dg)

Latest News

Inspiration

Ever-smiling Brits hangs up his boots … for the final time

The oldest member of the Springboks’ Rugby World Cup squad, Schalk Brits, has retired from rugby for the second time in two years, but he insists this time it’s the real deal as he reflects on a career that ended on the highest of high notes in Japan.

News

SA Rugby congratulates Erasmus and Kolisi on SA Sport Awards

Rassie Erasmus and Siya Kolisi capped a brilliant year for the Springboks by walking away with two coveted SA Sport Awards in Durban on Sunday evening, a week after they won the Rugby World Cup and cleaned up at the World Rugby Awards in Japan.

Inspiration

Kolisi thanks SA for “unbelievable support” on Trophy Tour

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi thanked South Africans from all walks of life for coming out in their hundreds of thousands to congratulate the Boks on winning the Rugby World Cup in the last week.

Special feature

Gallery: Springbok RWC Trophy Tour concludes in Cape Town

The fifth and final leg of the RWC Trophy Tour took place in Cape Town, where tens of thousands of Springbok fans yet again lined the streets, and not even bus trouble could dampen the spirit. All pictures courtesy of Gallo Images.

Special feature

Gallery: Springbok RWC Trophy Tour in Port Elizabeth

Wet and cold weather could not stop thousands of Springbok fans lining the streets of Port Elizabeth as the RWC Trophy Tour rolled through town. All pictures courtesy of Gallo Images.