Benjamin Krause

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Benjamin Krause
Full name Benjamin Krause
Date of birth (1982-11-15) 15 November 1982 (age 32)[1]
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 100 kg (15 st 10 lb)
Occupation(s) Auto mechanic
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Prop
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Germany DSV 78 Hannover
correct as of 2 March 2010.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2007 - present  Germany 49
correct as of 28 April 2013.
Sevens national teams
Years Club / team Comps
 Germany

Benjamin Krause (born 15 November 1982)[1] is a German international rugby union player, playing for the DSV 78 Hannover in the Rugby-Bundesliga and the German national rugby union team.

He plays rugby since 1993.[2] He made his debuet for Germany in a game against a Welsh development side on 24 February 2007.[3]

His club, DSV 78/08 Ricklingen, won the 2nd Bundesliga title in 2008-09 and earned promotion to the Rugby-Bundesliga, now playing as DSV 78 Hannover.

Krause has also played for the Germany's 7's side in the past, like at the 2008 Hannover Sevens.[4]

Honours[edit]

National team[edit]

Stats[edit]

Benjamin Krause's personal statistics in club and international rugby:[2]

Club[edit]

Year Club Division Games Tries Con Pen DG Place
2008-09 DSV 78/08 Ricklingen 2nd Rugby-Bundesliga 13 10 0 0 0 1st
2009-10 DSV 78 Hannover Rugby-Bundesliga 14 1 0 0 0 9th
2010-11 16 2 0 0 0 7th
2011-12 16 5 0 0 0 7th
2012-13 1st – Quarter finals
  • As of 4 December 2013

National team[edit]

European Nations Cup[edit]

Year Team Competition Games Points Place
2006-2008 Germany European Nations Cup Second Division 6 0 Champions
2008-2010 Germany European Nations Cup First Division 10 10 6th — Relegated
2010–2012 Germany European Nations Cup Division 1B 7 0 4th
2012–2014 Germany European Nations Cup Division 1B 3 0 ongoing

Friendlies & other competitions[edit]

Year Team Competition Games Points
2007 Germany Friendly 2 0
2008 1 5
2009 1 0
2010 1 0
  • As of 4 December 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Benjamin Krause profile at scrum.com accessed: 2 March 2010
  2. ^ a b Benjamin Krause profile at totalrugby.de (German) accessed: 2010
  3. ^ Benjamin Krause (German) DRV website, accessed: 30 April 2012
  4. ^ Germany roster 2008 Hannover Sevens (German) Hannover Sevens website, accessed: 2 March 2010

External links[edit]