Niku Kruger

Niku Kruger
Eagle No.465
Born October 9, 1991
Hometown Pretoria, RSA za
Height 5'8"
Weight 176
Club Kutztown USA
Caps XV: 6
CollegeKutztown University
Twitter @tweetsinAfrica

Kruger was born in Pretoria, South Africa, where he started playing rugby at the age of six. He attended Kutztown University from 2011, where he was named a Collegiate All-American four times: twice for sevens and twice for 15s. Kruger also represented the USA Rugby Selects on their tour of South America in 2015. He made his debut for the Eagles August 22, 2015, against Canada in Ottawa.

Match List

Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
30 Aug, 3:00 pmPPL ParkHarlequinsMen's Eagles
Pre-Rugby World Cup
19 - 24
07 Oct, 11:45 amOlympic StadiumSouth AfricaMen's Eagles
RWC
0 - 64
11 Oct, 3:00 pmKingsholm StadiumJapanMen's Eagles
RWC
18 - 28
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
06 Feb, 8:00 pmBBVA Compass StadiumArgentina XVMen's Eagles
ARC
35 - 35
13 Feb, 7:00 pmDell DiamondCanadaMen's Eagles
ARC
30 - 22
20 Feb, 6:00 pmLockhart StadiumChileMen's Eagles
ARC
64 - 0
27 Feb, 6:00 pmArena BarueriBrazilMen's Eagles
ARC
23 - 24
05 Mar, 4:10 pmEstadio CharrúaUruguayMen's Eagles
ARC
25 - 29