Happy Birthday, Makazole Mapimpi!

Springbok winger Makazole Mapimpi is celebrating his 29th birthday today. To celebrate his birthday we are sharing some interesting facts about the player with you.

Makazole Mapimpi

  • Makazole Mapimpi made his test match debut for the Springboks on 2 June 2018 against Wales in Washington D.C.
  • He has played for the Springboks 5 times scoring 20 points.
  • He currently plays for the Sharks. He has represented the franchise 26 times scoring 45 points.
  • Mapimpi comes from the rural Eastern Cape.
  • Makazole Mapimpi about possibly playing in this year’s Rugby World Cup. “When I look back at the past few years, and how I have played at Super Rugby and Test levels, then I would say yes, absolutely. It’s a dream for me to go to Japan and represent my country.”

Happy Birthday, Makazole! We hope you have a very successful year ahead!


Support the Springboks as they take on New Zealand as part of the Rugby Championship tomorrow morning at 9.35am.