Victor Matfield
South Africa
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Full name Victor Matfield
Born May 11, 1977, Pietersburg
Current age 39 years 143 days
Major teams Barbarians, Blue Bulls, Bulls, Northampton Saints, South Africa
Position Lock
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 242 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2001-2015 127 121 6 35 7 0 0 0 79 46 2 62.99
IRB Rugby World Cup 2003-2015 18 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 13 5 0 72.22
The Rugby Championship 2001-2015 49 48 1 15 3 0 0 0 20 28 1 41.83

Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Italy at Port Elizabeth, Jun 30, 2001 match details
Last Test Argentina v South Africa at London, Oct 30, 2015 match details
Test Statsguru Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list

English Premiership
Team Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All matches 2015-2016 17 5 12 0 0 0 0 0 11 6 0 64.70
Northampton Saints 2015-2016 17 5 12 0 0 0 0 0 11 6 0 64.70
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Springboks' Rugby World Cup winner Victor Matfield signs for Northampton Saints (Sep 9, 2015) Matfield to captain Boks as Meyer rings changes (Aug 12, 2015) Springboks count cost of Wallabies opener (Jul 20, 2015) Victor Matfield in final running of the Bulls (Jun 4, 2015) Victor Matfield to miss three Bulls matches (Apr 8, 2015) Victor Matfield news and articles (173) »
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Oct 28, 2015
South Africa's Victor Matfield during a Springboks training session
South Africa's Victor Matfield during a Springboks training session
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Sep 26, 2015
South Africa's Victor Matfield wins a lineout
South Africa's Victor Matfield wins a lineout
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Nov 8, 2014
South Africa's Victor Matfield congratulates Jamie Heaslip
South Africa's Victor Matfield congratulates Jamie Heaslip
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Nov 5, 2014
South Africa's Eben Etzebeth and Victor Matfield contest for the lineout in training
South Africa's Eben Etzebeth and Victor Matfield contest for the lineout in training
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