Participants

Cecil AFRIKA

Cecil AFRIKA
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  03 Mar 1988
Age:  30
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  175
Weight (Kg):  75

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Men 4

Cecil AFRIKA - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 12:05
Men Pool Round - Pool A
South Africa
43
Malaysia
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 18:37
Men Pool Round - Pool A
South Africa
52
Papua New Guinea
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 22:17
Men Pool Round - Pool A
South Africa
26
Scotland
5
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 12:05
Men Semifinal
South Africa
19
Fiji
24
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 14:17
Bronze Medal Event Men Bronze Medal Match
England
21
South Africa
14
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 1
2010 Delhi, IND 3

Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 1
2015/16 Various 2
2014/15 Various 2
2013/14 Various 2
2012/13 Various 2
2011/12 Various 5
2010/11 Various 2
2009/10 Various 6

Hobbies

Watching films, playing video games (rugby15.co.za, 5 Jul 2011)


Occupation: Athlete (Twitter, 5 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Neil POWELL (RSA) (sarfu.org.za, 7 Oct 2017)


Injuries

Broke jaw in 2010 and out for three months following surgery. (springboksupporter.co.za, 14 Dec 2010) Surgery on a knee injury kept him out for three weeks in October 2012. Aggravated the problem in December 2012, sidelining him until March 2013. (iol.co.za, 26 Mar 2013; irbsevens.com, 22 Oct 2012)


National team: 2009 at the Dubai Sevens
Additional information

RECOGNITION
World Sevens Player of the Year in 2011, and South Africa's flagbearer for the opening ceremony of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (blitzbokke.com, 31 May 2011; sport24.co.za, 16 Jul 2014)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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