Ricky Januarie

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Enrico Januarie
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Full name Enrico Ricardo Januarie
Nickname Ricky
Date of birth (1982-01-02) 2 January 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth Hopefield, South Africa
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 95 kg (209 lb)
School Weston Senior Secondary
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-half
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
2002
2003–2007
2008–2011
2009–2010
2011–2015
2015-present
Boland Cavaliers
Golden Lions
Western Province
Ospreys (loan)
Lyon OU
Stade Rochelais

8
11
6
34
(
(10)
(15)
(5)
(10))
Correct as of 22 March 2017
Super Rugby
Years Team Apps (Points)
2003–2006
2007
2008–2011
Cats
Lions
Stormers
31
12
54
((10)
(0)
(20))
Correct as of 22 November 2012
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2005–2010 South Africa 47 ((25))
Correct as of 22 November 2012

Enrico "Ricky" Januarie (born (1982-01-02)2 January 1982) is a South African rugby union scrum-half. Formerly of the Lions, he signed with the Stormers, in the Super 14 for the 2008 Super 14 season. He currently plays for Stade Rochelais in the Top 14. He was also a member of the South Africa squad. He announced his retirement from international rugby on 24 July 2011.

Career[edit]

Januarie was one of the top players of his high school team, Weston High School in Vredenburg, South Africa. He scored the match winning try against the All Blacks in a 2008 Tri Nations Series test in Dunedin which the Springboks won 30–28 by running around the ruck and chipping the ball over the opposing fullback to score. In November 2009 he joined the Welsh regional team the Ospreys on a three-month loan arrangement.

Januarie currently plays as scrum-half for the French side La Rochelle after his move from Lyon OU in June 2015.

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