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Victor Matfield
South Africa
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Full name Victor Matfield
Born May 11, 1977, Pietersburg
Current age 37 years 144 days
Major teams Barbarians, Blue Bulls, Bulls, South Africa
Position Lock
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 242 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2001-2014 116 111 5 35 7 0 0 0 73 41 2 63.79
IRB Rugby World Cup 2003-2011 14 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 0 78.57
The Rugby Championship 2001-2014 47 46 1 15 3 0 0 0 19 27 1 41.48

Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Italy at Port Elizabeth, Jun 30, 2001 match details
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Sep 27, 2014 match details
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Sep 27, 2014
Victor Martfield of South Africa wins the lineout
Victor Martfield of South Africa wins the lineout
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Sep 13, 2014
South Africa's Bryan Habana and Victor Matfield monster New Zealand's Ben Smith
South Africa's Bryan Habana and Victor Matfield monster New Zealand's Ben Smith
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Jun 21, 2014
Victor Matfield speaks post match
Victor Matfield speaks post match
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Jun 21, 2014
Victor Matfield rise above Alun Wyn Jones at the line out
Victor Matfield rise above Alun Wyn Jones at the line out
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