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: 24
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 24
Win ratio: 18-4-2
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 24
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 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia 4 3 0 1 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 3 0 0 3 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 21 Competition
Friday, August 22 2014
16:30 - Border U21 vs Free State U21
BCM Stadium, East London
Absa Under 19 Competition
17:00 - EP Kings U19 vs Free State U19
Central Grounds, Uitenhage
Absa Under 21 Competition
17:15 - SWD U21 vs Griffons U21
Outeniqua Park, George
19:00 - EP Kings U21 vs Boland U21
Central Grounds, Uitenhage
Absa Currie Cup Premier Division
19:10 - Steval Pumas vs GWK Griquas
Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit
2015 Community Cup Qualifying - Western Province Super League A
21:00 - Stor-Age False Bay vs Bellville
Phillip Herbstein Field, Constantia
21:00 - Hamiltons vs Tygerberg
Stephan Oval, Green Point
21:00 - Helderberg vs UWC
Charles Morkel Stadium, Strand
21:00 - SK Walmers vs Durbell
Green Point Track, Cape Town
21:00 - Victorians vs FNB UCT
Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch

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