PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Jacob Johannes
SURNAME Taute
HEIGHT 187 cm
WEIGHT 95 Kg
BIRTH DATE 21 March 1991
BIRTH PLACE Springs
MARITIAL STATUS Single
FAVOURITE FILM The Lord Of the Rings
FAVOURITE MUSIC Alternative Rock
FAVOURITE FOOD Home Cooking, McDonalds
PRIMARY SCHOOL Selection Park Primary School
SECONDARY SCHOOL Monument High Shool, Krugersdorp
TERTIARY EDUCATION University of Johannesburg
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Jaco Taute is a versatile back who first made his mark at fullback for the Golden Lions, but because of injuries also played in the midfield this year, making the move without any problems. Despite only turning 21 in 2012, he had already played three seasons of Vodacom Super Rugby. Taute is big and fast, played for the South African Under-20 side in 2011 and was a nominee for the Young Player of the Year award.

Position: Fullback, Centre
Province: Golden Lions (on loan to the Stormers in 2013)
Springbok number: 842
Test debut: 29 September 2012 vs Australia in Pretoria aged 21
Total tests: 3
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 3
Win ratio: 2-1-0

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Fullback, Centre
PROVINCE Golden Lions
TRIES 31
CONVERSIONS 2
PENALTIES 5
DROP GOALS 2
TOTAL POINTS 180
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 3
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
DHL Stormers Vodacom Super Rugby - 2014
Stormers Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
South Africa Castle Outgoing Tours - 2012
South Africa The Castle Rugby Championship - 2012
MTN Golden Lions ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2012
MTN Lions Vodacom Super Rugby - 2012
MTN Golden Lions ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2011
South Africa IRB Junior World Championships - 2011
MTN Lions Vodacom Super Rugby - 2011
Xerox Lions ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2010
Lions Absa Currie Cup Compulsory Friendlies - 2010
South Africa IRB Junior World Championships - 2010
Golden Lions Vodacom Cup - 2010
UJ FNB Varsity Cup - 2010
Auto & General Lions Vodacom Super 14 - 2010
Lions ABSA Under 19 Competition - 2009
Lions U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2009
Xerox Lions ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2009
Golden Lions u19 ABSA Under 19 Competition - 2008
Lions U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2008
U18 Elite Squad Elite Squads - 2008
Valke U16 U16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week - 2007

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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