Makazole Mapimpi Biography – Makazole Mapimpi Wiki
Makazole Mapimpi is a South African rugby union player for the South Africa national team and the Sharks in Super Rugby. He usually plays as a winger. In 2009, Mapimpi was a member of the Border U19 team that played in the 2009 Under-19 Provincial Championship.
Border Bulldogs included him among other club players. He was involved in the South African squad for the competition in the 2014 Vodacom cup. They played against Shark XV but lost the match 24-26. Later in 2015, there was a season against Boland Cavaliers whereby he emerged a star perform after scoring a hat-trick of tries hence taking over the king’s duties.
In 2017, the Free State Cheetah contracted Makazole until the end of the 2018 season. He finished the super rugby season that year with 11 tries and made 14 appearances and missed only one game. After the contract, he left and joined up the Shark as they prepared for the 2018 Super rugby season. During this period, he scored ten tries in 13 pros 14 games for the Cheetahs. Currently, he is looking forward to the 2019 Rugby championship, and he is preparing for test caps.
He schooled at Jim Mvabasa Secondary School, King William’s Town.
Makazole Mapimpi Age
He was born on July 26, 1990, in Mdantsane, South Africa.
Makazole Mapimpi Wife
He is engaged to long-time girlfriend Hazel Khoba.
Makazole Mapimpi Family
His experience is sorrowful, especially about how he lost his mother called Eunice in a road accident. His sister Zukiswa who was a nurse succumbed to a brain illness and his brother Zolani was electrocuted as he stole electricity cables and later passed on after failing to recover from his injuries.
He views his background positively and says that it made him a better person. While in an interview with a South African website New Frame, he noted that if his mother and sister were alive, he wouldn’t be a rugby ballplayer. His family would have insisted, he got an education or job since they could not foresee the benefits of rugby. However, he was clear that he did not appreciate losing his family members but that experience toughed him and his presence to date is the power of God’s plan.
Makazole Mapimpi Interview
After winning the Rugby World Cup, the Springboks arrived on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, from Japan after beating England 32-12 in the final on Saturday. At a press conference with excitement, he dropped an f-bomb when he explained his excitement of winning on a live television broadcast.
With coach Rassie Erasmus and captain Siya Kolisi due to arrive a little later after being held up in Sydney, the scheduled media conference still went ahead after the men in green were greeted by throngs of cheering fans.
Mapimpi, whose celebrity experienced a meteoric rise throughout the duration of the tournament in Japan, was one of the first in front of the cameras.
Having been instrumental in helping South Africa secure a third World Cup title, he was quizzed on when it sunk in that the team had claimed the big prize.
Makazole Mapimpi Stats
His stats indicate that he has attained 32 points within six tries and under 198 meters. He has two kicks one conversion goals and 0 penalty goals. He has tackled 37 defenses and missed 7. He has conceded two penalties received 0 yellow cards as well as 0 green cards.
Makazole Mapimpi Height
He stands at a height of 1.87 meters.
Makazole Mapimpi Weight
He weighs 90 kilograms.
Makazole Mapimpi Net worth
Makazole Mapimpi’s net worth is estimated to be around $8 Million.
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