PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Lodewyk
SURNAME de Jager
HEIGHT 205 cm
WEIGHT 125 Kg
BIRTH DATE 17 December 1992
BIRTH PLACE Alberton
MARITIAL STATUS Married
FAVOURITE FILM Step Brothers
FAVOURITE MUSIC Anything except metal
FAVOURITE FOOD Home cooked food
PRIMARY SCHOOL Jan van Riebeeck
SECONDARY SCHOOL Hugenote Springs
TERTIARY EDUCATION NWU Pukke
PLAYER WRITE-UP
Early in the 2012 season, big Lodewyk de Jager was still playing for the North West University’s Under-20s in the Varsity Cup Young Guns competition. He has since had a quick rise to the top after making his Vodacom Super Rugby debut for the Toyota Cheetahs last year and came off the bench for his first Test cap against Wales in Durban. “Lood” is a cornerstone of the Cheetah pack in Vodacom Super Rugby and the Absa Currie Cup. He is a powerful ball carrier and has solid handling and anticipatory skills.

Position: Lock
Province: Blue Bulls (previously Free State)
Springbok number: 856
Test debut: 14 June 2014 vs Wales in Durban, aged 21
Total tests: 31
Tour matches: 0
Total Springbok matches: 31
Win ratio: 14-16-1

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Lock
PROVINCE Blue Bulls
TRIES 11
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 55
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 31
TRIES 4
CONVERSIONS 0
PENALTIES 0
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 20
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 6 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 5
Australia 5 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
England 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
France 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ireland 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
New Zealand 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
Samoa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 10
USA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wales 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
SQUAD LIST
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2017
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2017
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2016
Springbok XV Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2016
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2016
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2016
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2016
South Africa Rugby World Cup - 2015
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2015
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2015
South Africa Castle Lager Outgoing Tour - 2014
South Africa The Castle Lager Rugby Championship - 2014
Toyota Free State Cheetahs Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2014
South Africa Castle Lager Incoming Series - 2014
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2014
2014 Springboks 2014 Springboks - 2014
Toyota Free State Cheetahs Absa Currie Cup Premier Division - 2013
Toyota Cheetahs Vodacom Super Rugby - 2013
Toyota Cheetahs Lions Challenge - 2013
Platinum Leopards ABSA Under 21 Competition - 2012
Leopards ABSA Currie Cup First Div - 2012
Pukke FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International - 2012
Leopards ABSA Under 19 Competition - 2011

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, September 30 2017
17:05 - South Africa vs Australia
Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein
Saturday, October 07 2017
17:05 - South Africa vs New Zealand
DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Castle Lager Outgoing Tour
Saturday, November 11 2017
19:30 - Ireland vs South Africa
Aviva Stadium, Dublin
Saturday, November 18 2017
20:45 - France vs South Africa
Stade de France, Paris
Saturday, November 25 2017
00:00 - Italy vs South Africa
To be confirmed
Saturday, December 02 2017
16:30 - Wales vs South Africa
Principality Stadium, Cardiff

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