The Lions Rugby squad for 2019/2020

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Here is the list of players of the Lions for the 2019/2020 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
South Africa Asenathi NTLABAKANYE Prop 21 y/o 15/04/1999 1.82 m 134 kg 6 ft 21 st; 295.42 lb
South Africa Carlü SADIE Prop 23 y/o 07/03/1997 1.80 m 124 kg 5 ft 11 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb
South Africa Dylan SMITH Prop 26 y/o 26/02/1994 1.81 m 113 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb
South Africa Frans VAN WYK Prop 25 y/o 25/04/1995 1.90 m 128 kg 6 ft 3 in 20 st 2.19 lb; 282.19 lb
South Africa Jannie DU PLESSIS Prop 37 y/o 16/11/1982 1.88 m 121 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb
South Africa Nathan MCBETH Prop 22 y/o 08/06/1998 1.89 m 109 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb
South Africa Sti SITHOLE Prop 27 y/o 31/03/1993 1.80 m 109 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb
South Africa Jan-Henning CAMPHER Hooker 23 y/o 10/12/1996 1.86 m 109 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb
South Africa Marko JANSE VAN RENSBURG Hooker 29 y/o 01/10/1991 1.81 m 109 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb
South Africa Pieter JANSEN Hooker 25 y/o 21/03/1995 1.83 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb
South Africa Marvin ORIE Lock 27 y/o 15/02/1993 1.98 m 104 kg 6 ft 6 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb
South Africa Reinhard NOTHNAGEL Lock 23 y/o 25/09/1997 2.01 m 110 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
South Africa Rhyno HERBST Lock 24 y/o 05/07/1996 1.98 m 120 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb
South Africa Ruan VERMAAK Lock 22 y/o 01/05/1998 1.99 m 108 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
South Africa Ruben SCHOEMAN Lock 24 y/o 14/03/1996 1.99 m 122 kg 6 ft 6 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb
South Africa Wilhelm VAN DER SLUYS Lock 29 y/o 14/08/1991 1.98 m 112 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb
South Africa Cyle BRINK Back row 26 y/o 16/01/1994 1.90 m 99 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb
South Africa Francke HORN Back row 21 y/o 24/05/1999 1.90 m 103 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb
South Africa Hacjivah DAYIMANI Back row 23 y/o 23/09/1997 1.88 m 99 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb
South Africa Jaco KRIEL Back row 31 y/o 21/08/1989 1.84 m 100 kg 6 ft 15 st; 220.46 lb
South Africa Len MASSYN Back row 23 y/o 21/05/1997 1.92 m 104 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb
South Africa Marnus SCHOEMAN Back row 31 y/o 09/02/1989 1.80 m 100 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
South Africa Roelof SMIT Back row 27 y/o 11/01/1993 1.87 m 108 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
South Africa Vincent TSHITUKA Back row 22 y/o 10/09/1998 1.95 m 100 kg 6 ft 5 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
South Africa Willem ALBERTS Back row 36 y/o 11/05/1984 1.92 m 120 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb
South Africa André Riaan WARNER Scrum-half 27 y/o 02/09/1993 1.84 m 88 kg 6 ft 13 st; 194.01 lb
South Africa Dillon SMIT Scrum-half 27 y/o 11/12/1992 1.75 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb
South Africa Ross CRONJÉ Scrum-half 31 y/o 26/07/1989 1.81 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb
South Africa Elton JANTJIES Fly-half 30 y/o 01/08/1990 1.76 m 90 kg 5 ft 9 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb
South Africa James MOLLENTZE Fly-half 21 y/o 08/07/1999 1.81 m 98 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb
South Africa Shaun REYNOLDS Fly-half 25 y/o 15/06/1995 1.87 m 90 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb
South Africa Dan KRIEL Center 25 y/o 17/03/1995 1.92 m 103 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb
South Africa Louritz VAN DER SCHYFF Center 22 y/o 20/05/1998 1.88 m 94 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb
South Africa Manuel RASS Center 22 y/o 19/04/1998 1.74 m 84 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb
South Africa Wandisile SIMELANE Center 22 y/o 21/03/1998 1.78 m 88 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb
South Africa Courtnall SKOSAN Winger 29 y/o 24/07/1991 1.84 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb
South Africa Duncan MATTHEWS Winger 26 y/o 24/02/1994 1.82 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb
South Africa Jamba ULENGO Winger 30 y/o 07/01/1990 1.87 m 100 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
South Africa Stean PIENAAR Winger 23 y/o 13/05/1997 1.78 m 97 kg 5 ft 10 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb
South Africa Tyrone GREEN Winger 22 y/o 05/03/1998 1.77 m 80 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb
South Africa Andries COETZEE Fullback 30 y/o 01/03/1990 1.81 m 86 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb
South Africa Gianni LOMBARD Fullback 22 y/o 22/01/1998 1.78 m 78 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 3.96 lb; 171.96 lb
South Africa Morné VAN DEN BERG Fullback 22 y/o 24/10/1997 1.75 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb
Namibia Tiaan SWANEPOEL Fullback 24 y/o 04/06/1996 1.80 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
South Africa Johannes JONKER Prop 26

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Asenathi NTLABAKANYE - 21 years old
  • Oldest player : Jannie DU PLESSIS - 37 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Gianni LOMBARD - 78 kg
  • Heaviest player : Asenathi NTLABAKANYE - 134 kg
  • Average weight : 102 kg