PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Heinrich Wilhelm
SURNAME Brussow
HEIGHT 181 cm
WEIGHT 101 Kg
BIRTH DATE 21 July 1986
BIRTH PLACE Bloemfontein
MARITIAL STATUS Single
FAVOURITE FILM A Man Apart
FAVOURITE MUSIC Any good music
FAVOURITE FOOD Steak and Chips
PRIMARY SCHOOL Grey College, Bloemfontein
SECONDARY SCHOOL Grey College, Bloemfontein
TERTIARY EDUCATION University of Free State
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Heinrich Brüssow first played for the Springboks during the Castle South Africa 2009 Lions Series, making a massive impact as a specialist openside flank with a propensity of stealing or slowing down opposition ball at the breakdown. He was a central figure for the Boks at the 2011 Rugby World Cup and apart from his ball pilfering skills, he is also a good ball carrier and very effective defender. Due to injuries, he missed most of the 2012 season.

Position: Flank
Province: Free State
Springbok number: 801
Test debut: 22 November 2008 vs England in London aged 22
Last test: 9 October 2011 vs Australia in Wellington aged 25
Total tests: 20
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 20
Win ratio: 14-6-0
Honours: SA Rugby Young Player of the Year nominee (2008); Absa Currie Cup Premier Division Player of the Year nominee (2008); SA Rugby Young Player of the Year (2009); Provincial Player of the Castle SA 2009 Lions Series and SA Player of the Year nominee (2009).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Flanker
PROVINCE Free State Vodacom Cup 2014
TRIES 37
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 185
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 20
TRIES 1
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 5
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Australia 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
British Isles 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
England 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fiji 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
France 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Samoa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
Toyota Free State XV Vodacom Cup - 2014
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2014
Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
Toyota Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2012
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2012
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2011
Toyota Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2011
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2011
Toyota Free State Cheetahs Vodacom Cup - 2011
South Africa Castle Tri-Nations - 2011
Vodacom Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2010
Vodacom Cheetahs Vodacom Super 14 - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2009
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2009
Vodacom Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2009
Vodacom Free State Cheetahs British & Irish Lions Tour - 2009
South Africa British & Irish Lions Tour - 2009
Vodacom Cheetahs Vodacom Super 14 - 2009
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2008
Vodacom FS Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2008
Vodacom FS Cheetahs Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2008
Vodacom Cheetahs Vodacom Super 14 - 2008
Vodacom Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2007
Free State Vodacom Cup - 2007
Vodacom Cheetahs Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
Vodacom Free State Cheetahs ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2006
Vodacom Cheetahs Vodacom Cup - 2006
Free State SA Under 19 - 2005
Free State U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2004

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
2015 Community Cup Qualifying - Boland Premier League
Friday, October 31 2014
21:00 - Roses United vs Vredenburg
Pelican Park, Wellington
2015 Community Cup Qualifying - Repechage
Saturday, November 01 2014
16:00 - South-East 2 (SAPS PE/Barbarians) vs South-West 2 (Durbell)
Swellendam Sports Grounds
Saturday, November 08 2014
16:00 - Central 2 (Upington) vs Winner (South-East 2 v South-West 2)
Die Eiland, Upington
Castle Lager Outgoing Tour
19:30 - Ireland vs South Africa
Aviva Stadium, Dublin
Saturday, November 15 2014
16:30 - England vs South Africa
Twickenham, London
Saturday, November 22 2014
16:00 - Italy vs South Africa
Stadio Euganeo, Padova
Saturday, November 29 2014
16:30 - Wales vs South Africa
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
HSBC Sevens World Series Dubai
Friday, December 05 2014
07:00 - South Africa vs Portugal
7he Sevens, Dubai
07:22 - Wales vs Canada
7he Sevens, Dubai
07:44 - Fiji vs France
7he Sevens, Dubai

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