|A rangy outside back with pace to burn and a very good kicking boot, Gavin Johnson was backup to Andre Joubert at the RWC 1995. South Africa's Rugby Player of the Year in 1993, he only played in seven Tests for the Springboks in a short career, but in that time he won a World Cup gold medal.
Positions: Fullback (4) Wing (3)
Province: Golden Lions
Springbok number: 604
Test debut: 13 November 1993 vs Argentina in Buenos Aires aged 27
Last test: 10 June 1995 vs Western Samoa in Johannesburg aged 28
Total tests: 7
Tour matches: 10
Total Springbok matches: 17
Win ratio: 6-0-1
Honours: SA Rugby Player of the Year (1993).