South African-born prop who joined the Toytoa Cheetahs in Super Rugby in 2008.
He played for the Springbok South African national U20 rugby team in 2009.
He was the Free State Cheetah's top scorer in 2010.
He was born in Potchefstroom, South Africa.
He became teammates with captain Jean De Villiers on the South African national team in 2012.