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Jean de Villiers

Jean de Villiers
  • Name:Jean de Villiers
  • Date of Birth:February 24, 1981
  • Place of Birth:Paarl, South Africa
  • Height:1.91m
  • Weight:100kg
  • Club:Stormers

Career Stats

Team Games Points
South Africa 46 85

The Stormers captain has long dominated the inside centre berth of South African rugby and is widely considered to be the number one number twelve in world rugby.

The Stormers captain has long dominated the inside centre berth of South African rugby and is widely considered to be the number one number twelve in world rugby.

De Villiers played a brief cameo in the victorious 2007 World Cup before unfortunately having his tournament cut short by injury saw him replaced by Francois Steyn.

But upon returning to full fitness, this former Sevens star is once again a shoo-in for selection - injury permitting - with seventeen international tries proof of his attacking threat in an impressive career to date.

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