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Marco Wentzel 2011/2012

Marco Wentzel

South African lock Marco Wentzel joins London Wasps for the 2011/12 season from Leeds Carnegie.

Having started his rugby career at the Super Rugby franchise the Bulls and winning Test caps for South Africa against Scotland and France, Wentzel spent some time with Benetton Treviso before moving to the Premiership in 2007, when he spent two years with Leicester Tigers before moving to Leeds Carnegie.

Named in the Opta Team of the Season in 2009/10, Wentzel captained Leeds Carnegie last season. Renowned as a formidable element in the lineout, Wentzel will also add leadership qualities and will provide athleticism to the pack.

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Marco Wentzel's Details
Position: Lock
Weight: 117kgs / 18st 6lbs
Height: 202cm / 6ft 8ins
Date of Birth: 06/05/1979
Former Clubs: Yorkshire Carnegie, Leicester Tigers, Wasps, Benetton Rugby Treviso, Bulls, Golden Cats, The Sharks, Pumas, Kings
Representative Honours: Barbarians
Debut Match: Saracens 03/09/2011
Marco's Club Stats: This Season Club Total
Club Appearances: 23 51
Replacement Apps: - 3
Tries: - 2
Goals: - -
Drop Goals: - -
Penalties: - -
Total Points: 0 10
Marco's Test Stats: Win Rate Total
Country Won: -  Drawn: -  Lost: 2 South Africa
Appearances 2
Tries -
Conversions -
Penalties -
Drop Goals -
International Points -