South Africa

Victor
Matfield

"PEOPLE HAVE CALLED ME AN INNOVATOR AND THAT HUMBLES ME."

Caps for south africa

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Date Capped

28.08.2010

Nation

South Africa

Position

Lock (5)

100 Test Cap Stadium

Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria, South Africa

Against

Australia

Victor Matfield

Victor Matfield won 127 caps for South Africa in an international career spanning 15 years.
Matfield was an integral part of the Springbok’s 2007 Rugby World Cup winning side and was crowned IRB Player of the Tournament. A year later, Matfield led South Africa to victory against the All Blacks in New Zealand, becoming the first side to defeat them on home soil since England five years earlier.
Matfield left the international game as the most capped Springbok of all time.