Thomas Du Toit rugby player
Thomas Du Toit rugby player

Thomas Du Toit

5th May 1995 1.88m/122kg Tighthead Prop

Thomas joined The Sharks Academy just after playing representative rugby at Under 16 and Under 18 age group level for Western Province and then gaining selection to SA Schools.

He immediately made an impact at Sharks, playing in the Super Rugby Competition at the age of 19 years old.

He featured prominently at the IRB Junior World Championship that year when South Africa were runners-up before enjoying his Currie Cup debut later that season.

October 2016 saw Thomas join Irish Pro12 club Munster on a 3-month contract, making his debut the following month as a replacement in the sides 46-3 win against Treviso in a 2016/17 Pro12 fixture at Thomond Park

Du Toit returned to the Sharks ahead of the 2017 Super Rugby season, where he has made over 20 Super Rugby appearances since his debut in 2014 against the Cheetahs.

In November du Toit was called up to the Springbok squad as injury cover but is still yet to make his debut.

December 2017 saw him re-sign for the club until at least 2019.

He heads into the 2018 Super Rugby season, having played all 16 of the Sharks 2017 Super Rugby matches and has made 36 Super Rugby appearances and has scored 4 tries.

In May du Toit was named alongside 16 other uncapped players in the Springboks squad to face Wales and England.

Du Toit heads into the 2018 Rugby Championship with 4 test caps.

JW May 18

Career

sharks Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2014 - present
Natal Natal Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2014 - present
image South Africa A
Tighthead Prop
2016 - present
Paarl Boys High logo Paarl Boys High
Loosehead Prop
sa South Africa
Tighthead Prop
2018 - present
Barbarians_Logo Barbarians
Loosehead Prop
2014 - 2014
sa South Africa U20's
Loosehead Prop
2014 - 2015
munster Munster Rugby
Loosehead Prop
2016 - 2017