Provinces: Toulouse (France), previously Free State and Blue Bulls
Springbok number: 764
Test debut: 27 November 2004 vs Scotland in Edinburgh, aged 23
Total tests: 40
Tour matches: 2
Total Springbok matches: 42
Win Ratio: 30-10-0
Holds Springbok record for most test tries as a prop (6).
Honours: SARU Player of the Year (2010).