Jan-Hendrik Wessels rugby player
Jan-Hendrik Wessels rugby player

Jan-Hendrik Wessels

8th May 2001 1.90m/119kg Loosehead Prop

Jan-Hendrik Wessels, born on 8 May 2001 in Bloemfontein, South Africa, is a talented rugby union player who currently represents the Bulls in the United Rugby Championship and the Blue Bulls in the Currie Cup. Wessels primarily plays as a hooker, showcasing his skills in the front row.

Wessels was selected as part of the Bulls squad for the Super Rugby Unlocked competition, a testament to his abilities and potential. He made his debut for the Bulls in Round 2 of the 2020 Currie Cup Premier Division, where he had the opportunity to showcase his skills on the field against the Free State Cheetahs.

Standing at an impressive height of 1.93 meters (6 feet 4 inches) and weighing 120 kilograms (260 pounds), Wessels possesses the physical attributes necessary for his position. His education began at Grey College, a prestigious school in Bloemfontein known for its strong rugby program.

With his youth and dedication to the sport, Jan-Hendrik Wessels has the potential to make a significant impact in South African rugby. His continued development and performances will be closely watched by fans and supporters alike.



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2020 - present
bb Blue Bulls
2020 - present
sa South Africa
Tighthead Prop
2024 - present
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Loosehead Prop
2022 - 2022