Martin Bezuidenhout

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Martin Bezuidenhout
Full name Martin Johannes Bezuidenhout
Date of birth (1989-08-21) 21 August 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Orkney, South Africa
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 102 kg (16 st 1 lb)
School Orkney Primary
Klerksdorp High School
University University of Johannesburg
Rugby union career
Position(s) Hooker
Current team Kings / Eastern Province Kings
Youth Career
2005–2007 Leopards
2008–2009 Golden Lions
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2009 UJ 2 (0)
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010–2011 Young Lions 10 (5)
2010–2013 Golden Lions 33 (5)
2011–2012 Lions 26 (15)
2013 Stormers 8 (0)
2014–2015 Griquas 42 (40)
2016–present Kings 7 (0)
2016–present Eastern Province Kings 11 (5)
Correct as of 9 October 2016

Martin Johannes Bezuidenhout (born 21 August 1989 in Orkney, South Africa) is a rugby union footballer currently playing as a hooker with Super Rugby side the Kings and Currie Cup side the Eastern Province Kings. He previously played for the Stormers in Super Rugby. In 2011–2012, he played with the Golden Lions in the Currie Cup and the Lions in Super Rugby.

He joined Griquas in 2014 on a one-year deal.[1][2] In July 2014, he extended his contract until the end of 2015.[3]

In 2016, he joined Port Elizabeth-based side the Kings for the 2016 Super Rugby season.[4]

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  1. ^ "Poubloues 2 Leeus ryker". Media24 (in Afrikaans). Volksblad. 21 January 2014. Retrieved 22 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Martin, Tian rig aandag eers op GW". Media24 (in Afrikaans). Beeld. 23 January 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Griekwas behou 4 sterre" (in Afrikaans). Volksblad. 25 July 2014. Retrieved 25 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Three more signings for the Southern Kings" (Press release). Southern Kings. 25 January 2016. Retrieved 25 January 2016.