Australia

George
Smith

"IF I AM QUICK ENOUGH TO GET THAT BALL FIRST, I AM NOT GOING TO LET IT GO."

Caps for Australia

0

Date Capped

07.07.2007

Nation

Australia

Position

First Five / Flyhalf (10)

100 Test Cap Stadium

Telstra Stadium, Sydney, Australia

Against

South Africa

George smith

George Smith won 111 caps for Australia, after earning his debut in 2000 against France.
Smith is the second most capped Australian forward behind Nathan Sharpe, and is the second most capped flanker in rugby union history behind Richie McCaw. He also holds the record for being the youngest player to reach 100 test matches, after reaching the milestone at just 29 years and 4 days old.
Smith was the first recipient of the John Eales Medal, which recognises the Australian Rugby Union Player of the Year. On top of this, Smith won the Australian Super 14 Player of the Year for four consecutive years between 2006 and 2009.