Namibia Rugby World Cup Team 2015

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2015 Namibia Fixtures & Results at Rugby World Cup

24-Sep-15 New Zealand 58-14  Namibia Olympic Stadium, London
29-Sep-15 Tonga 35-21  Namibia Sandy Park, Exeter
7-Oct-15 Namibia 16-17  Georgia Sandy Park, Exeter
11-Oct-15 Argentina 64-19  Namibia Leicester City Stadium, Leicester

Points Table

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA +/− BP Pts
Namibia 1 0 0 1 1 14 58 –44 0 0

2015 Squad / Players List

Player Position Date of Birth Caps Club/Province
Torsten van Jaarsveld Hooker 30 June 1987 7 South Africa Cheetahs
Louis van der Westhuizen Hooker 25 February 1995 2 South Africa Leopards
Aranos Coetzee Prop 14 March 1988 5 South Africa Cheetahs
AJ de Klerk Prop 19 December 1987 6 Wanderers
Jaco Engels Prop 17 December 1980 12 Trustco United
Raoul Larson Prop 14 May 1984 6 South Africa Eagles
Johnny Redelinghuys Prop 2 February 1984 48 Wanderers
Casper Viviers Prop 1 June 1988 14 Trustco United
Tjiuee Uanivi Lock 31 December 1990 11 France Brive
Janco Venter Lock 19 September 1994 9 South Africa Maties
Renaldo Bothma Flanker 18 September 1989 7 Japan Toyota Verblitz
Jacques Burger (c) Flanker 29 July 1983 35 England Saracens
Wian Conradie Flanker 14 October 1994 1 South Africa Johannesburg Uni.
Tinus du Plessis Flanker 20 May 1984 45 Wanderers
Rohan Kitshoff Flanker 13 September 1985 22 South Africa Durbanville-Bellville
Leneve Damens Number 8 30 May 1993 4 Wanderers
PJ van Lill Number 8 4 December 1983 40 France Bayonne
Eniell Buitendag Scrum-half 21 June 1989 14 Wanderers
Eugene Jantjies Scrum-half 8 October 1986 46 Romania Dinamo București
Damian Stevens Scrum-half 2 June 1995 1 South Africa Ikey Tigers
Theuns Kotzé Fly-half 16 July 1987 26 France Bourg-en-Bresse
Darryl de la Harpe Centre 2 October 1986 27 Western Suburbs
Johan Deysel Jnr Centre 26 September 1991 9 South Africa Leopards
JC Greyling Centre 21 June 1991 9 Trustco United
Danie van Wyk Centre 30 March 1986 14 Trustco United
Conrad Marais Wing 26 April 1989 8 France Béziers Hérault
David Philander Wing 4 January 1987 23 New Zealand Spotswood United
Heinrich Smit Wing 21 November 1990 12 South Africa NWU Pukke
Russell van Wyk Wing 12 August 1990 5 Western Suburbs
Chrysander Botha Fullback 13 July 1988 34 England Exeter Chiefs
Johan Tromp Fullback 23 December 1990 19 Wanderers

Facts

Union Namibia Rugby Union
Nickname(s) Welwitschias
Emblem(s) African fish eagle
Ground(s) Hage Geingob Rugby Stadium
Coach(es) Phil Davies
Captain(s) Jacques Burger
Most caps Eugene Jantjies (40)
Top scorer Jaco Coetzee (335)
Most tries Gerhard Mans (27)

 

First international
South West Africa 0 – 9 British and Irish Lions (5 July 1955)
Largest win
Namibia 112 – 0 Madagascar (June 15, 2002)
Largest defeat
Australia 142 – 0 Namibia (October 25, 2003)
World Cup
Appearances 4 (First in 1999)
Best result Bottom of pool, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011

Rugby World Cup Namibia Team 2011

Fixtures & Results

Date & Time Team vs Team Stadiums
10/09 - 15:30 FijiFiji 49-25 NamibiaNamibia Rotorua
14/09 - 14:30 SamoaSamoa 49-12 NamibiaNamibia Rotorua
22/09 - 20:00 South AfricaSouth Africa 87-0 NamibiaNamibia Auckland
26/09 - 19:30 WalesWales 81-7 Namibia New Plymouth

2011 Team Squad

Backs Players

Player Position Club
Colin de Koe Scrum-half Reho Falcons
Eugene Jantjies Scrum-half Farul Constanţa
Ryan de la Harpe Scrum-half Moseley
Jacques Bock Fly-half Reho Falcons
Godwin Walters Fly-half Western Suburbs
Darryl de la Harpe Centre Western Suburbs
Adriaan du Plessis Centre Falcons
Bratley Langenhoven Centre SC 1880 Frankfurt
Piet van Zyl Centre Bourgoin
Sergio de la Harpe Wing Western Suburbs
Conrad Marais Wing Pumas
McGrath van Wyk Wing Farul Constanţa
Chrysander Botha Fullback Falcons

Forwards Players

Player Position Club
Shaun Esterhuisen Hooker United
Egbertus O'Callaghan Hooker North-West Uni
Jané du Toit Prop Villagers
Johannes Redelinghuys Prop Wanderers
Marius Visser Prop Border Bulldogs
Casper Viviers Prop Agen
Morné Blom Lock United
Uakazuwaka Kazombiaze Lock Bees
Nico Esterhuisen Lock Keetmanshoop
Heinz Koll Lock Wanderers
Jacques Burger (c) Flanker Saracens
Tinus du Plessis Flanker Unattached
Rohan Kitshoff Flanker Griquas
Jacques Nieuwenhuis Flanker Stade Aurillac
Pieter-Jan van Lill Number eight Wanderers

Namibia at the Rugby World Cup

Year(s) Result
1987/1991 Did not enter
1995 Did not qualify
1999/2003/2007/2011 Qualified