PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Alistair John
SURNAME Hargreaves
HEIGHT 200 cm
WEIGHT 102 Kg
BIRTH DATE 29 April 1986
BIRTH PLACE Durban
MARITIAL STATUS Single
FAVOURITE FILM Lord of the Rings
FAVOURITE MUSIC Jack Johnson
FAVOURITE FOOD Seafood
PRIMARY SCHOOL Durban Preparatory School
SECONDARY SCHOOL Durban High School
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Alistair Hargreaves made his Test debut against Wales in Cardiff in June, but played most of his career in the shadow of the great Victor Matfield. A former SA Under-19 and Under-21 captain, he played for the Bok dirt-trackers against Leicester and Saracens during the 2009 tour to the United Kingdom and made a few more Test appearances in 2011 before heading overseas from the Sharks.

Position: Lock
Province: Saracens (England), previously KwaZulu-Natal
Springbok number: 809
Test debut: 5 June 2010 vs Wales in Cardiff aged 24
Last test: 30 July 2011 vs New Zealand in Wellington aged 25
Total tests: 4
Tour matches: 3
Total Springbok matches: 7
Win ratio: 2-2-0

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Lock
TRIES 6
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 30
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 4
TRIES 0
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 0
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Australia 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2011
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2011
South Africa Castle Tri-Nations - 2011
Springboks Outgoing Tours - 2010
South Africa Outgoing Tours - 2010
Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2010
Sharks Invitational XV Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2010
Sharks XV Vodacom Cup - 2010
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2009
Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2009
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2009
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2008
The Sharks Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2008
Wildebeest Vodacom Cup - 2008
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2008
Sharks U/21 ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2007
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2007
Wildebeest Vodacom Cup - 2007
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2006
South Africa IRB Under 21 World Championship - 2006
Wildebeest Vodacom Cup - 2006
KZN U21 ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2006
Natal SA Under 19 - 2005
Natal ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2005
South Africa IRB U19 World Championships - 2005
Kwa-Zulu Natal ABSA U20 Competition Section A - 2004
Kwazulu Natal U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2004
South Africa IRB U19 World Championships - 2004
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