The Central Cheetahs squad for 2020/2021

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Here is the list of players of the Cheetahs for the 2020/2021 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
South Africa Carl WEGNER Lock 30 y/o 07/02/1991 2.00 m 117 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO
South Africa Rynier BERNARDO Lock 30 y/o 27/08/1991 1.99 m 112 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
South Africa Chris MASSYN Back row 27 y/o 03/06/1994 1.86 m 108 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2021
South Africa Oupa MOHOJ√Č Back row 31 y/o 03/08/1990 1.93 m 108 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
South Africa Ruan PIENAAR Scrum-half 37 y/o 10/03/1984 1.87 m 90 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
South Africa Ruben DE HAAS Scrum-half 22 y/o 09/10/1998 1.83 m 84 kg 6 ft 13 st; 185.19 lb PRO 2021
South Africa Tian MEYER Scrum-half 33 y/o 20/09/1988 1.77 m 84 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO
South Africa Dries SWANEPOEL Center 28 y/o 19/02/1993 1.85 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO 2021
South Africa William SMALL-SMITH Center 29 y/o 31/03/1992 1.84 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO 2021
South Africa Rhyno SMITH Fullback 28 y/o 11/02/1993 1.73 m 83 kg 5 ft 8 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2021

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Central Cheetahs squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Afrique du sud Tiaan VISSER Lock 20 y/o 27/03/2001 1.98 m 108 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb ACADEMY 2021

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
South Africa Charles MARAIS Prop 33 PRO He has been medically advised to stop playing due to a neck injury
South Africa Rosko SPECMAN Winger 32 PRO Gone to Stormers on loan

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Tiaan VISSER - 20 years old
  • Oldest player : Ruan PIENAAR - 37 years old
  • Average : 29 years old
  • Lightest player : Rhyno SMITH - 83 kg
  • Heaviest player : Charles MARAIS - 120 kg
  • Average weight : 99 kg