Piet van Zyl
South Africa
Full name Pieter Johannes van Zyl
Born July 23, 1933, Piketberg
Died May 28, 1988, Cape Town (aged 54 years 310 days)
Major teams Junior Springboks, South Africa
Position Lock

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop GfM Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 1961-1961 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 100.00

Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v Ireland at Cape Town, May 13, 1961 match details
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Former Cheetahs centre Van Zyl currently plays in France for recently relegated Bourgoin. And Van Zyl made his debut for the Namibian national side in August 2007 aganist South Africa. He continued his impressive form in the centre berth in the French World Cup where he scored his nation's first try in the competition against Ireland.

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Jul 11, 2014
The Bulls' Piet van Zyl charges forward
The Bulls' Piet van Zyl charges forward
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