Kobus van Wyk rugby player
Kobus van Wyk rugby player

Kobus van Wyk

22nd Jan 1992 1.90m/94kg Right Wing

Kobus van Wyk was part of the highly successful South African U20 team that won the IRB Junior World Championship in 2012 and is comfortable playing at both centre and wing. He has represented Western Province at Under 18, 19 and 21 levels before making his Super Rugby debut in 2014 despite having not made an appearance at Currie Cup level. After an injury hit year in 2015 he returned to fitness and the Stormers squad for the 2016 Super Rugby season.

Van Wyk made 40 appearances for the Stormers in Super Rugby before joining the Sharks ahead of the 2017 Super Rugby season.

He was a regular in the Sharks side during his first season as he featured in 13 of the Sharks 16 matches scoring 7 tries.

He went into the 2018 Super Rugby season with 43 Super Rugby caps and 16 tries.

In November 2019 he was confirmed in Hurricanes' squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.

Career

sharks Sharks
Right Wing
2017 - present
Natal Natal Sharks
Right Wing
2017 - present
ub Union Bordeaux Begles
Left Wing
2016 - 2016
stormers Stormers
Inside Centre
2014 - 2016
image Western Province
Inside Centre