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Aviva Premiership 2012-13 / Players & Officials / Flip van der Merwe
Flip van der Merwe
South Africa
Full name Philip Rudolph van der Merwe
Born June 6, 1985, Potchefstroom
Current age 28 years 314 days
Major teams Barbarians, Blue Bulls, Bulls, Cheetahs, South Africa
Position Lock
Height 6 ft 6 in
Weight 257 lb
Relations Father - PR van der Merwe

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2010-2013 34 11 23 5 1 0 0 0 23 9 2 70.58
The Rugby Championship 2010-2013 16 7 9 0 0 0 0 0 7 8 1 46.87

Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v France at Cape Town, Jun 12, 2010 match details
Last Test France v South Africa at Stade de France, Nov 23, 2013 match details
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Sep 28, 2013
South Africa's Duane Vermeulen runs into James Horwill
South Africa's Duane Vermeulen runs into James Horwill
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Aug 24, 2013
South Africa's Francois Louw and Flip van der Merwe tackle Argentina's Marcelo Bosch
South Africa's Francois Louw and Flip van der Merwe tackle Argentina's Marcelo Bosch
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Jul 27, 2013
The Brumbies' Christian Leali'ifano tackles Flip van der Merwe
The Brumbies' Christian Leali'ifano tackles Flip van der Merwe
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Apr 27, 2013
The Bulls' Flip van der Merwe takes a drink
The Bulls' Flip van der Merwe takes a drink
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