PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Jon-Paul Roger
SURNAME Pietersen
HEIGHT 190 cm
WEIGHT 106 Kg
BIRTH DATE 12 July 1986
BIRTH PLACE Stellenbosch
MARITIAL STATUS Single
PRIMARY SCHOOL Cloetesville Primary, Stellenbosch
SECONDARY SCHOOL General Hertzog High School, Witbank
PLAYER WRITE-UP
JP Pietersen returned to the Springbok squad at the end of 2012 after missing the entire Castle Rugby Championship because of injury. He has made the Springboks’ No 14 jersey his own since making Test debut in 2006. Big and very fast, Pietersen showed his versatility playing at outside centre for The Sharks in 2012. A Rugby World Cup winner in 2007, he was part of the Bok squad that beat the British & Irish Lions and won the Castle Tri-Nations in 2009. He was named Man of the Match in the second Test against England in June 2012 and capped a great performance with a superb try late in the encounter.

Position: Wing (55) Fullback (2) Centre (3)
Province: Panasonic Wild Knights, Japan (2013) previously KwaZulu-Natal (2006-2013)
Springbok number: 775
Test debut: 9 September 2006 vs Australia in Johannesburg, aged 20
Total tests: 60
Tour matches: 2
Total Springbok matches: 62
Win ratio: 45-14-1
Honours: Players' Player of the Year (2012); SA Rugby Young Player of the Year nominee (2005 & 2006).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Wing
PROVINCE Sharks
TRIES 76
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 380
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 60
TRIES 18
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 90
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 10
Australia 13 6 0 7 1 0 0 0 5
British Isles 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
England 8 7 1 0 4 0 0 0 20
Fiji 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
France 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
Ireland 3 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 5
Italy 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
New Zealand 9 5 0 4 1 0 0 0 5
Samoa 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 10
Scotland 5 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 10
Tonga 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
USA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 6 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
SQUAD LIST
Springboks RWC Warm-up Test - 2015
Cell C Sharks Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2015
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2015
Cell C Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2015
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2014
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2014
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2014
Springboks Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2014
Cell C Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2014
2014 Springboks 2014 Springboks - 2014
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2013
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
South Africa Castle Outgoing Tours - 2012
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2012
South Africa Castle Incoming Tours - 2012
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2012
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2011
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2011
Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby - 2011
South Africa Castle Tri-Nations - 2011
Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2010
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2010
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2009
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2009
Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2009
South Africa British & Irish Lions Tour - 2009
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2009
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2008
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2008
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Div - 2008
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2008
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2008
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2007
South Africa XV Vodacom Outgoing Tour - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2007
South Africa Vodacom Incoming Tours - 2007
Wildebeest Vodacom Cup - 2007
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2007
South Africa XV World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
South Africa World Cup warm-up matches - 2007
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2006
South Africa IRB Under 21 World Championship - 2006
The Sharks Vodacom Super 14 - 2006
South Africa Vodacom Tri-Nations - 2006
South Africa Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2006
South Africa Invitational XV Vodacom Outgoing Tours - 2006
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2005
The Sharks ABSA Currie Cup Qualifying Round - 2005
@lantic Pumas ABSA U20 Competition Section B - 2004
Mpumalanga U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2004

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Inter Provincial Women A
Saturday, August 01 2015
15:00 - EP vs KZN
NMMU Missionvale Campus, PE
Inter Provincial Women B
15:00 - Valke vs Golden Lions
Isak Steyl Stadium
SA Schools 2015
Friday, August 07 2015
12:00 - South Africa U18 A vs Italy U18
City Park Stadium, Cape Town
14:00 - England U18 vs France U18
City Park Stadium, Cape Town
Absa Currie Cup Premier Division
15:30 - ORC Griquas vs DHL Western Province
Griqua Park, Kimberley
SA Schools 2015
16:00 - South Africa U18 vs Wales U18
City Park Stadium, Cape Town
Absa Currie Cup Premier Division
18:00 - Steval Pumas vs Cell C Sharks
Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit
Absa Under 19 Competition
Saturday, August 08 2015
00:00 - Leopards U19 vs Western Province U19
Profert Olen Park, Potch
00:00 - Eastern Province U19 vs Golden Lions U19
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, PE
00:00 - Free State U19 vs Blue Bulls U19
Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein

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