The Pumas squad for 2019/2020

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Here is the list of players of the Pumas for the 2019/2020 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 Dewald MARITZ Prop 23 y/o 09/01/1998 1.81 m 117 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb
South Africa Stephan DE JAGER Prop 24 y/o 05/03/1997 - - - -
South Africa AJ LE ROUX Hooker 30 y/o 18/12/1990 1.80 m 108 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
South Africa HP VAN SCHOOR Hooker 23 y/o 23/10/1997 1.80 m 106 kg 5 ft 11 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 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 PRO
South Africa Brandon VALENTYN Lock 27 y/o 07/08/1993 1.95 m 108 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb
South Africa Heath BACKHOUSE Lock 22 y/o 04/09/1998 1.98 m 107 kg 6 ft 6 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb
South Africa Le Roux ROETS Lock 26 y/o 14/01/1995 2.01 m 138 kg 6 ft 7 in 21 st 10.24 lb; 304.24 lb PRO
South Africa Pieter JANSEN VAN VUREN Lock 30 y/o 02/04/1991 1.94 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
South Africa Francois KLEINHANS Back row 30 y/o 07/01/1991 1.85 m 106 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb
South Africa Phumzile MAQONDWANA Back row 24 y/o 16/03/1997 1.87 m 104 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb
South Africa Willie ENGELBRECHT Back row 28 y/o 24/07/1992 1.91 m 108 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
South Africa Chriswill SEPTEMBER Scrum-half 26 y/o 30/06/1994 1.71 m 74 kg 5 ft 7 in 11 st 9.14 lb; 163.14 lb
South Africa Niel MARAIS Fly-half 29 y/o 21/01/1992 1.81 m 97 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb
South Africa Theo BOSHOFF Fly-half 22 y/o 31/08/1998 1.85 m 87 kg 6 ft 1 in 13 st 9.80 lb; 191.80 lb
South Africa Ali MGIJIMA Center 26 y/o 11/02/1995 1.86 m 91 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb
South Africa Erich CRONJÉ Center 24 y/o 01/01/1997 1.84 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb PRO
South Africa Neil MARITZ Center 27 y/o 22/02/1994 1.83 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb
South Africa Etienne TALJAARD Winger 27 y/o 21/07/1993 1.80 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb
Nigeria Luther OBI Winger 28 y/o 29/04/1993 1.75 m 90 kg 5 ft 9 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb
Zimbabwe Tapiwa MAFURA Fullback 25 y/o 11/04/1996 1.75 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
South Africa Jeandré RUDOLPH Back row 27 Gone to Cheetahs

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Heath BACKHOUSE - 22 years old
  • Oldest player : AJ LE ROUX - 30 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Chriswill SEPTEMBER - 74 kg
  • Heaviest player : Le Roux ROETS - 138 kg
  • Average weight : 101 kg