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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 232 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 121 116 5 35 7 0 0 0 76 43 2 63.63
IRB Rugby World Cup 2003-2011 14 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 0 78.57
The Rugby Championship 2001-2014 48 47 1 15 3 0 0 0 20 27 1 42.70

Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Italy at Port Elizabeth, Jun 30, 2001 match details
Last Test Wales v South Africa at Millennium Stadium, Nov 29, 2014 match details
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Matfield 'better than when he retired' - O'Connell (Nov 7, 2014) Wallabies take aim at Victor's potshots (Sep 23, 2014) New Zealand resist Springboks in Wellington (Sep 13, 2014) Victor Matfield returns to Springboks squad (Aug 28, 2014) Matfield misses trip to Buenos Aires (Aug 19, 2014) Victor Matfield news and articles (166) »
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Nov 8, 2014
South Africa's Victor Matfield congratulates Jamie Heaslip
South Africa's Victor Matfield congratulates Jamie Heaslip
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Nov 5, 2014
South Africa's Eben Etzebeth and Victor Matfield contest for the lineout in training
South Africa's Eben Etzebeth and Victor Matfield contest for the lineout in training
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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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