The Sharks squad for 2021/2022

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Here is the list of players of the Sharks for the 2021/2022 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 Khutha MCHUNU Prop 24 y/o 01/07/1997 1.84 m 117 kg 6 ft 18 st; 257.94 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Khwezi MONA Prop 28 y/o 08/10/1992 1.81 m 116 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Lourens ADRIAANSE Prop 33 y/o 05/02/1988 1.81 m 115 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
South Africa Ntuthuko MCHUNU Prop 22 y/o 05/04/1999 1.88 m 114 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO
South Africa Thomas DU TOIT Prop 26 y/o 05/05/1995 1.88 m 136 kg 6 ft 2 in 21 st 5.83 lb; 299.83 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Wiehahn HERBST Prop 33 y/o 05/07/1988 1.80 m 114 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO
South Africa Dan JOOSTE Hooker 23 y/o 21/02/1998 1.87 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO
South Africa Fezokuhle MBATHA Hooker 22 y/o 02/08/1999 1.80 m 108 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Kerron VAN VUUREN Hooker 26 y/o 23/05/1995 1.88 m 106 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Gerbrandt GROBLER Lock 29 y/o 06/02/1992 2.00 m 120 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
South Africa Hyron ANDREWS Lock 26 y/o 06/07/1995 2.01 m 110 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
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 2023
South Africa Reniel HUGO Lock 31 y/o 19/07/1990 1.97 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Ruben VAN HEERDEN Lock 23 y/o 27/10/1997 2.00 m 116 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Dylan RICHARDSON Back row 22 y/o 15/01/1999 1.84 m 102 kg 6 ft 16 st; 224.87 lb PRO 2024
South Africa Henco VENTER Back row 29 y/o 27/03/1992 1.87 m 97 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
South Africa James VENTER Back row 25 y/o 21/08/1996 1.82 m 92 kg 6 ft 14 st; 202.83 lb PRO
South Africa Mpilo GUMEDE Back row 21 y/o 08/07/2000 1.92 m 103 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Phepsi BUTHELEZI Back row 22 y/o 30/05/1999 1.88 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Thembelani BHOLI Back row 31 y/o 18/01/1990 1.91 m 112 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 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 Sanele NOHAMBA Scrum-half 22 y/o 19/01/1999 1.67 m 64 kg 5 ft 6 in 10 st 1.10 lb; 141.10 lb PRO 2022
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 Boeta CHAMBERLAIN Fly-half 22 y/o 22/02/1999 1.80 m 83 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
South Africa Curwin BOSCH Fly-half 24 y/o 25/06/1997 1.80 m 80 kg 5 ft 11 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Jeremy WARD Center 25 y/o 10/01/1996 1.87 m 88 kg 6 ft 2 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Marius LOUW Center 25 y/o 24/10/1995 1.82 m 97 kg 6 ft 15 st; 213.85 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Murray KOSTER Center 22 y/o 21/02/1999 1.88 m 88 kg 6 ft 2 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO
South Africa Rynhardt JONKER Center 21 y/o 18/04/2000 1.80 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
South Africa Anthonie VOLMINK Winger 31 y/o 10/02/1990 1.80 m 97 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
South Africa Marnus POTGIETER Winger 22 y/o 20/06/1999 1.87 m 98 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
South Africa Werner KOK Winger 28 y/o 27/01/1993 1.79 m 94 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Yaw PENXE Winger 24 y/o 03/04/1997 1.81 m 82 kg 5 ft 11 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Thaakir ABRAHAMS Fullback 21 y/o 10/01/2000 1.75 m 75 kg 5 ft 9 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb PRO

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Sharks 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.
Angleterre Tom CURTIS Fly-half 20 y/o 01/07/2001 1.83 m 84 kg 6 ft 13 st; 185.19 lb ACADEMY

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Tom CURTIS - 20 years old
  • Oldest player : Ruan PIENAAR - 37 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Sanele NOHAMBA - 64 kg
  • Heaviest player : Le Roux ROETS - 138 kg
  • Average weight : 101 kg