Hanru Jacobs rugby player
Hanru Jacobs rugby player

Hanro Jacobs

14th Mar 2000 1.82m/122kg Tighthead Prop

Hanro Jacobs, born on 14 March 2000, is a South African rugby union player who represents the Sharks in both Super Rugby and the Currie Cup. He primarily plays as a prop.

Jacobs was included in the Sharks squad for the Super Rugby Unlocked competition. He made his debut for the Sharks in Round 1 of the 2020 Currie Cup Premier Division against the Pumas.

From a young age, Jacobs displayed his talent in rugby. He participated in the U13 Craven Week, which was followed by his selection for the U16 Grant Khomo Week a few seasons later.

His skills and potential were recognized by the SA Rugby Elite Player Development program, and he subsequently earned a spot in the SA Schools team for the Aon U18 International Series.

In 2019, Jacobs was named in the Junior Springboks squad to compete in the World Rugby U20s Championship. This selection showcased his abilities and marked an important milestone in his rugby career.



image Natal Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2020 - present
image Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2021 - present
sa South Africa U20's
Tighthead Prop
2019 - 2020