Full name Jonghikaya Lutric Nokwe
Born December 30, 1981, Eastern Cape
Current age 31 years 171 days
Major teams Cheetahs, Free State, South Africa
Height 6 ft 0 in
Weight 184 lb
|The Rugby Championship||2008-2008||2||2||0||20||4||0||0||0||1||1||0||50.00|
|Test debut||South Africa v Argentina at Johannesburg, Aug 9, 2008 match details|
|Last Test||South Africa v British and Irish Lions at Johannesburg, Jul 4, 2009 match details|
|Test Statsguru||Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list|
Jongi Nokwe is a South African player who plays as a winger for the Springboks. He made his international debut against Argentina on 9 August 2008 and scored a try as the Springboks won 63-9.
In only his third game, he became the first Springbok player to score four tries against the Wallabies in a Test match in a 53-8 victory in Johannesburg before injuring his leg.
The following year he was selected in the South Africa squad against the British & Irish Lions and started the final Test as the Springboks won the series 2-1.
In 2006 he was named Provincial Sportsman of the Year by the Department of Culutral Affairs and Sport in the Western Cape.