Victor matfield gebore 11 mei 1977 pietersburg is n suid afrikaanse rugbyspeler wat tot in 2015 vir die springbokke die bulls superrugbyspan en die blou bulle curriebeker gespeel het nadat hy aanvanklik in 2011 eers uitgetree het as speler hy het ook voorheen vir die griekwas en die cats gespeel. Mike phillips and dr claire mclaughlin.
In our continued blast from the past series we look back at the legendary springbok second row combination of victor matfied and bakkies botha that will surely never be surpassed.
Victor matfield bakkies botha. He left the bulls for the lions and his game has just taken off botha told kweséespn. The two south african giants won 212 caps between them appearing alongside each other in springboks second row a record 63 times. Victor matfield born 11 may 1977 is a south african former professional rugby union player.
He played for and captained the south africa national team springboks as well as the blue bulls in the currie cup and the bulls franchise in super rugby he is generally considered one of the best locks to have ever played and had a long successful partnership with springbok and blue bulls teammate. Victor matfield interview bakkies botha vs. But snyman an affies graduate and former sa schools junior springboks and sa a player remembers.
Mike phillips and dr claire mclaughlin victor matfield interview bakkies botha vs. Enjoy the videos and music you love upload original content and share it all with friends family and the world on youtube. That is a tough question if he is a combination of victor matfield and bakkies botha.
He played for and captained the south africa national team springboks as well as the blue bulls in the currie cup and the bulls franchise in super rugby he is generally considered one of the best locks to have ever played 4 and had a long successful partnership with springbok and blue bulls teammate bakkies botha. Bakkies botha and victor matfield. Bakkies botha and victor matfield formed a sensational second row partnership for the springboks.
There was a problem playing this track. Hy was suid afrika se 52ste springbokkaptein in twintig toetse. Getty images the first time i met him was at the bulls and he seemed to be a bit complacent.
I just play my game for most players their debuts are normally a bit of a blur because of the emotion of the occasion. Victor matfield and bakkies botha gallo cape town victor matfield will be pairing up with bakkies botha for the final time for the barbarians next week. Victor matfield born 11 may 1977 is a south african former rugby union player.
Published on july 8 2020. He was a member of the national team that won the 2007 rugby world cup in france in addition to winning two tri nations titles in the 2004 tri nations series and the 2009 tri nations series. It is for you to decide.
John philip bakkies botha born 22 september 1979 in newcastle kwazulu natal province is a former south african rugby union player who played as a lock for the springboks until 5 november 2014.