PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Jacobus Nicolaas Boshoff
SURNAME van der Westhuyzen
HEIGHT 179 cm
WEIGHT 87 Kg
BIRTH DATE 06 April 1978
BIRTH PLACE Nelspruit
MARITIAL STATUS Married
FAVOURITE MUSIC Abba; Jason Upton
FAVOURITE FOOD Bobotie
PRIMARY SCHOOL Panorama Primary School, Witbank
SECONDARY SCHOOL Ben Viljoen High School, Groblersdal
TERTIARY EDUCATION University of South Africa
PLAYER WRITE-UP
At one stage during his career, Jaco van der Westhuyzen shared the record for the most consecutive Tests at flyhalf with Bennie Osler and Naas Botha (17). This record has since been bettered, but it showed the faith in Van der Westhuyzen's abilities at No 10. A member of the RWC squad in 2003, he was a versatile back who also played at lot at fullback, who also excelled playing club rugby for Leicester in England and NEC in Japan.

Position: Flyhalf (24) Fullback (7) Centre (1)
Provinces: Mpumalanga, Blue Bulls, Leicester (England), NEC (Japan)
Springbok number: 696
Test debut: 19 August 2000 vs New Zealand in Johannesburg aged 22
Last test: 15 July 2006 vs Australia in Brisbane aged 28
Total tests: 32
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 32
Win ratio: 21-10-1
Honours: Vodacom Super 12 Player of the Tournament (2003).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Flyhalf, Fullback
TRIES 20
CONVERSIONS 25
PENALTIES 18
DROP GOALS 4
TOTAL POINTS 216
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 32
TRIES 5
CONVERSIONS 7
PENALTIES 1
DROP GOALS 3
TOTAL POINTS 51
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia 6 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 5
England 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
France 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Islanders 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Samoa 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
Scotland 5 5 0 0 1 0 1 3 17
Uruguay 1 1 0 0 1 7 0 0 19
Wales 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
SQUAD LIST
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super Rugby - 2011
Vodacom Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2011
Vodacom Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2010
Blue Bulls Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2010
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super 14 - 2010
Southern Kings British & Irish Lions Tour - 2009
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
Springbok XV Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2006
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2006
Vodacom Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2006
Vodacom Bulls Vodacom Super 14 - 2006
South Africa Nelson Mandela Challenge - 2005
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2005
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2005
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2004
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2004
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2004
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2003
Mobil Blue Bulls ABSA Currie Cup - Premier Div. - 2003
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2003
Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2003
Blue Bulls Bankfin Currie Cup - 2002
Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2002
Blue Bulls Bankfin Currie Cup - 2001
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2001
Blue Bulls Vodacom Cup - 2001
Pumas Bankfin Currie Cup - 2000
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2000
South Africa U/23 African Rugby Champs - 2000
Northern Bulls Vodacom Super 12 - 2000
Pumas Vodacom Cup - 2000
South Africa U/21 South Hem. U21 - 1999
Natal Sharks U/21 Bankfin Under 21 - 1999
Natal Sharks Bankfin Currie Cup - 1999
Sharks Winfield Super 12 - 1999
Natal Sharks Bankfin Currie Cup - 1998
South Africa U/21 South Hem. U21 - 1998
Natal Wildebeeste Vodacom Cup - 1998
Natal Sharks U/21 Bankfin Under 21 - 1997
Natal Sharks Bankfin Currie Cup - 1997
Natal Sharks Winfield Super 12 - 1997

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, August 16 2014
17:05 - South Africa vs Argentina
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
Saturday, August 23 2014
21:40 - Argentina vs South Africa
Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta
Saturday, September 06 2014
12:05 - Australia vs South Africa
Patersons Stadium, Perth
Saturday, September 13 2014
09:35 - New Zealand vs South Africa
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Saturday, September 27 2014
17:05 - South Africa vs Australia
DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Saturday, October 04 2014
17:05 - South Africa vs New Zealand
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Castle Lager Outgoing Tour
Saturday, November 08 2014
00:00 - Ireland vs South Africa
Aviva Stadium, Dublin
Saturday, November 15 2014
00:00 - England vs South Africa
Twickenham, London
Saturday, November 22 2014
00:00 - Italy vs South Africa
Saturday, November 29 2014
00:00 - Wales vs South Africa
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff

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