Marnus Hugo

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Marnus Hugo
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Full name Abraham Pieter Marnus Hugo
Date of birth (1986-09-24) 24 September 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Paarl, South Africa
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 6 12 in)
Weight 82 kg (12 st 13 lb)
School Paarl Gimnasium
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-Half
Current team Boland Cavaliers
Youth Career
2005 Sharks
2006–2007 Boland Cavaliers
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2015 Durbanville-Bellville 7 (5)
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2006–2009 Boland Cavaliers 27 (20)
2010–2013 Griquas 57 (5)
2010 Cheetahs 2 (0)
2011 Boland Cavaliers 5 (0)
2014–2016 Boland Cavaliers 44 (5)
Correct as of 9 October 2016

Abraham Pieter Marnus Hugo (born 24 September 1986) is a former South African rugby union footballer whose regular position was scrum-half. He made just under a hundred first class appearances between 2006 and 2013 for the Boland Cavaliers and Griquas and also made two appearances for the Cheetahs during the 2010 Super 14 season.[1][2]

He initially retired after the 2013 Currie Cup season,[3] but returned to action for the Boland Cavaliers in the 2014 Vodacom Cup competition.[4] After playing another three seasons for the Wellington-based side, he retired at the end of the 2016 season.[5]

Durbanville-Bellville[edit]

In 2015, he joined Western Province club side Durbanville-Bellville and was a member of the squad that won the 2015 SARU Community Cup competition, scoring one tries in seven appearances in the competition.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SA Rugby Player Profile – Marnus Hugo". South African Rugby Union. Retrieved 29 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "It's Rugby Player Profile Marnus Hugo". It's Rugby. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "JP en nóg 11 klaar met GW". Media24 (in Afrikaans). Beeld. 31 October 2013. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "SA Rugby Squad – Regent Boland Cavaliers : 2014 Vodacom Cup". South African Rugby Union. Retrieved 3 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Zondagh waai by Boland ná rasse-wrywing". Netwerk24 (in Afrikaans). 2 October 2016. Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  6. ^ "Durbell win first Cell C Community Cup title". South African Rugby Union. 6 April 2015. Retrieved 7 April 2015.