Eben Etzebeth

Age

28

Caps

85

Points

15

Height

2.03m

Weight

117kg

Biography

Several injury setbacks over the past two years have prevented the big lock forward from adding more Test caps to his already impressive Springbok appearance tally. Etzebeth leads by example with his powerful displays on the field and will be one of several Springbok leaders in 2019.

Date of Birth 29 October 1991
Place of Birth Cape Town

Player Stats

Tries

3

Conversions

0

Drop Goals

0

Penalties

0

Yellow Cards

02

RedCards

00

Career

South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2019
Matches: 3
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Rugby World Cup Warm-up game 2019
Matches: 1
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Rugby World Cup 2019 2019
Matches: 5
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2018
Matches: 6
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2018
Matches: 3
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series 2017
Matches: 3
Points: 5 (1t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2017
Matches: 6
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Series 2017
Matches: 4
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
Springbok Castle Incoming Series 2016
Matches: 3
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
Springboks Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2016
Matches: 6
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)
Springboks Castle Lager Outgoing Tour 2016
Matches: 2
Points: 0 (0t, 0c, 0p, 0dg)

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News

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Inspiration

Kolisi thanks SA for “unbelievable support” on Trophy Tour

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Special feature

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Reaction

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