Eben Etzebeth, born October 29, 1991, in Cape Town, South Africa, is a South African rugby union footballer, playing for the Stormers in Super Rugby and for Western Province in the Currie Cup.
A big strong lock and emerging young star, Eben is one of Province’s group of young guns with a high work rate. He is specifically known for his physical play.
Etzebeth made his Stormers debut in 2011 against the Hurricanes. He was a member of the South Africa Under 20 team that competed in the 2011 IRB Junior World Championship.
Etzebeth has also received high honours internationally, having achieved 6 international caps as of 2012.