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Jacques Nieuwenhuis
Namibia
Full name Jacques Nieuwenhuis
Born March 23, 1980, Brakpan
Current age 34 years 213 days
Major teams Namibia
Position Back-row
Height 6 ft 2 in
Weight 224 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2007-2011 23 23 0 30 6 0 0 0 9 13 1 41.30
IRB Rugby World Cup 2007-2011 6 6 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.00

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Test debut Namibia v Zambia at Windhoek, May 26, 2007 match details
Last Test Namibia v Wales at New Plymouth, Sep 26, 2011 match details
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Nieuwenhuis - although born in South Africa - played in the Namibian team in the 2007 World Cup. During the tournament he earned the dubious honour of being the first man to be sent off for Namibia in the tournament following his red card against France. Playing at No.8 - Nieuwenhuis will go to the 2011 World Cup with the national side.

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Burger battle (Sep 21, 2011) Nieuwenhuis cops one game ban (Sep 18, 2007) Nieuwenhuis apologises for challenge (Sep 17, 2007) Three changes for Namibia (Sep 14, 2007)
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