Most Capped Springboks

Updated on 20 July 2018

25 Springboks have played in 60 test matches or more, they are:

Position Player Debut Position Caps As Sub Captain
1 Victor Matfield 30 June 2001 Lock 127 6 23
2 Bryan Habana 20 November 2004 Wing 124 2 0
3 John Smit 10 June 2000 Hooker 111 17 83
4 Jean de Villiers 9 November 2002 Centre 109 4 37
5 Percy Montgomery 28 June 1997 Fullback 102 12 0
6 Tendai Mtawarira 14 June 2008 Prop 101 9 0
7 Joost vd Westhuizen 6 November 1993 Scrumhalf 89 11 10
8 Ruan Pienaar 26 August 2006 Scrumhalf 88 43 0
9 Schalk Burger jnr 24 October 2003 Loose Forward 86 14 1
10 Bakkies Botha 9 November 2002 Lock 85 8 0
11 Os du Randt 8 October 1994 Prop 80 5 0
12 Bismarck du Plessis 7 July 2007 Hooker 79 29 0
13 Mark Andrews 11 June 1994 Lock 77 3 0
14 Fourie du Preez 12 June 2004 Scrumhalf 76 14 4
15 CJ van der Linde 16 November 2002 Prop 75 36 0
16 Jaque Fourie 11 October 2003 Centre 72 13 0
17 Juan Smith 7 June 2003 Loose Forward 70 5 0
18 JP Pietersen 9 September 2006 Wing 70 5 0
19 Jannie du Plessis 7 July 2007 Prop 70 12 0
20 Eben Etzebeth 9 June 2012 Lock 67 3 11
21 Andre Venter 17 August 1996 Loose Forward 66 9 0
22 Morne Steyn 20 June 2009 Flyhalf 66 13 0
23 Adriaan Strauss 19 July 2008 Hooker 66 31 12
24 Breyton Paulse 6 December 1999 Wing 64 6 0
25 Danie Rossouw 11 October 2003 Lock 63 21 0