The World Cup Winning Springbok joined Munster this season and made his Munster debut in Musgrave Park against Newport Gwent Dragons in September. Since making his international debut (v France in Marseille, Nov 2002), de Villiers has represented the Springboks 54 times scoring 18 tries. He has played over 50 matches for the Super 14 Stormers side (17 tries) whom he captained in 2008 and 2009, while he has scored 25 tries in 37 appearances with Currie Cup side Western Province. The 28 year old South African 2008 Player of the Year featured against the Lions earlier this year.
|DOB||24th Feb 1981|
|Birthplace||Paarl, S Africa|
|Height||1.91 m (6' 3")|
|Weight||100 kg (15 st 10 lb)|
|Honours||South Africa (96 caps)|