PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Eben
SURNAME Etzebeth
HEIGHT 204 cm
WEIGHT 117 Kg
BIRTH DATE 29 October 1991
BIRTH PLACE Cape Town
MARITIAL STATUS Single
FAVOURITE FILM The Longest Yard/Law Abiding Citizen
FAVOURITE MUSIC Afrikaans, Rave
FAVOURITE FOOD Spare ribs
PRIMARY SCHOOL Goodwood Park Primary, Cape Town
SECONDARY SCHOOL Tygerberg High School, Cape Town
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Eben Etzebeth still played for the South African Under-20 team and the University of Cape Town in the Varsity Cup in 2011, but made a massive impression ever since making his Vodacom Super Rugby debut for the Stormers in 2012. This big and abrasive lock, in the mould of Bakkies Botha, made his Test debut against England in June 2012 and has featured been a Springbok star in his first season of Test rugby. He likes it when the going gets tough and a big future is predicted for the young man from Cape Town, who played Test and Vodacom Super Rugby before getting his first taste of Absa Currie Cup action late in 2012.

Position: Lock
Province: Western Province
Springbok number: 833
Test debut: 9 June 2012 vs England in Durban aged 20
Total tests: 27
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 27
Win ratio: 19-6-2
Honours: SA Rugby Young Player of the Year (2012 and 2013); Nominee for IRB World Player of the Year (2013).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Lock
PROVINCE Western Province
TRIES 6
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 30
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 27
TRIES 0
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 0
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
England 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
France 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
Samoa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2014
DHL Western Province Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2014
DHL Western Province Vodacom Cup - 2014
2014 Springboks 2014 Springboks - 2014
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2013
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2013
DHL Western Province Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2013
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2013
Stormers Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
South Africa Castle Outgoing Tours - 2012
South Africa The Castle Rugby Championship - 2012
DHL Western Province ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2012
South Africa Castle Incoming Tours - 2012
DHL Stormers Vodacom Super Rugby - 2012
Western Province ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2011
DHL Western Province ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division - 2011
South Africa IRB Junior World Championships - 2011
UCT FNB Varsity Cup Presented by Steinhoff International - 2011
DHL Western Province Vodacom Cup - 2011
Western Province ABSA Under 19 Competition - 2010
SA U18 High Performance SA Schools - 2009
WP U18 Coca-Cola Craven Week - 2009

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Absa Under 19 Competition
Friday, September 19 2014
15:00 - Golden Lions U19 vs Sharks U19
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
15:00 - Border U19 vs Griquas U19
BCM Stadium, East London
Absa Under 21 Competition
16:40 - Golden Lions U21 vs Sharks U21
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Absa Currie Cup First Division
17:00 - Border Bulldogs vs Leopards
BCM Stadium, East London
Inter Provincial Women A 1
19:00 - Border vs Western Province
BCM Stadium, East London
Absa Currie Cup Premier Division
19:10 - Xerox Golden Lions vs Steval Pumas
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Absa Under 19 Competition
Saturday, September 20 2014
10:45 - WP U19 vs EP Kings U19
City Park Stadium, Cape Town
11:00 - Leopards U19 vs Blue Bulls U19
Profert Olen Park, Potch
11:00 - SWD U19 vs Boland U19
Outeniqua Park, George
11:20 - Valke U19 vs Griffons U19
Barnard Stadium, Kempton Park

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