Damian Willemse rugby player
Damian Willemse rugby player

Damian Willemse

7th May 1998 1.80m/85kg Fly Half

Three big Springbok milestones in Edinburgh

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Franco Mostert and Jesse Kriel will earn their 50th Test caps when the Springboks line up against Scotland in Edinburgh on Saturday as Elton Jantjies and Willie le Roux return to the starting team,...

Autumn Nations Team of the Week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling weekend of international rugby in Europe has come to an end, and it's time to pick the Ultimate Rugby Autumn Nations Team of the Week.     A doubleheader kicked things off with...

Nienaber lauds Boks’ stamina to outlast Wales

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok head coach Jacques Nienaber lauded the South African players for their stamina to outlast Wales for a 23-18 victory in the opening Test of the Outgoing Tour in Cardiff on Saturday, which ended...

Looking ahead to an action-packed round of Autumn Nations Series

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A feast of rugby awaits fans around the world as Round 3 of the Autumn Nations Series offers a total of nine Test matches in what is sure to be an action-packed weekend.    Italy vs All...

Willemse, Kriel and Jantjies to start against Wales

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Damian Willemse, Jesse Kriel and Herschel Jantjies will start against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday as Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber made four changes to his matchday squad that defeated the All Blacks...

Moerat earns Springbok call-up for UK tour

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain Salmaan Moerat has earned his first Springbok call-up in a squad of 32 players named by Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Tuesday for the Castle Lager Outgoing...

Wallabies retain Mandela shield after bonus point victory over South Africa

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies have celebrated Michael Hooper's record 60th Test as captain in style, defeating South Africa 30-17 in front of a boisterous 38,215 crowd at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.Back-to-back...

Looking ahead to the weekend's Rugby Championship action

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another feast of Southern Hemisphere is on the horizon with repeats of last weekend’s match-ups as Los Pumas meet the All Blacks and the wounded Springboks do battle with Dave Rennie’s Wallabies.    The...

Springboks make 3 changes to face Wallabies

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber opted for continuity in selection for their Rugby Championship clash against Australia in Brisbane on Saturday, making only three changes to his matchday squad –...

Springbok Player Ratings v Australia

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia got the better of world champions South Africa on Sunday thanks to the boot of the returning Quade Cooper.     Cooper slotted a match winning conversion to claim a 28-26 victory...