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Tinus Du Plessis 2012/2013

Tinus Du Plessis

Born in Windhoek; Tinus DuPlessis joined London Wasps on a short term deal mid-way through the 2011/12 season and was rewarded for his hard work in the black and gold shirt with a two year contract a few months later.

Du Plessis joined Wasps following an impressive 2011 World Cup campaign where he featured in all four games for his country, winning the Man of the Match award in the game against Wales.

The back-row also made three appearances for Namibia in the 2007 World Cup going on to represent his country at the Africa Cup in 2008 and 2009 and play a key role in qualification for the 2011 World Cup. The flanker won an IRB Nations Cup medal in 2010.

Tinus can play in all three backrow positions and has previous experience of English rugby after a stint with Rotherham, where he was awarded the club's player of the year in 2009.

Follow Tinus on Twitter @Gemsbokjagter

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Tinus Du Plessis's Detailed Stats
Full Statistics for Tinus Du Plessis. Click on the opposing sides for match reports and more.
Weight: 104kgs / 16st 5lbs
Height: 188cm / 6ft 2ins
20/05/1984
Place of Birth:
Match Date Opponent Position Result Scores Tries Cons Pens DGs Pts
Season: 2011/2012
01/01/2012 Worcester Warriors FL L 0 - 6 - - - - 0
07/01/2012 Leicester Tigers FL L 11 - 29 - - - - 0
28/01/2012 Exeter Chiefs FL L 16 - 30 - - - - 0
04/02/2012 Northampton Saints FL L 10 - 57 - - - - 0
03/03/2012 London Irish Rep W 18 - 13 - - - - 0
21/04/2012 Bath Rugby Rep L 12 - 17 - - - - 0
05/05/2012 Newcastle Falcons Rep L 10 - 14 - - - - 0
Season: Appearances: 7 Reps: 3 0 0 0 0 0
To date: Appearances: 7 Reps: 3 0 0 0 0 0
Season: 2012/2013
09/11/2012 Cardiff Blues FL L 17 - 22 - - - - 0
26/01/2013 Leicester Tigers FL L 8 - 34 - - - - 0
02/02/2013 Sale Sharks FL L 30 - 33 - - - - 0
Season: Appearances: 3 Reps: 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals: Appearances: 10 Reps: 3 0 0 0 0 0