DTH van der Merwe

DTH van der Merwe re-joined Glasgow Warriors in March 2018.

The club’s all-time leading try scorer spent six seasons with the Warriors from 2009 until 2015, before moving to the Scarlets and then Newcastle Falcons.

During his previous spell at the club, van der Merwe scored 43 tries in 96 appearances and in his final game scored a try in the win over Munster in the Guinness PRO12 Final in Belfast.

A PRO12 title-winner with both Glasgow and the Scarlets, the 31-year-old scored 19 tries in 41 appearances during his two-year spell with the Scarlets, the last of which came against Munster in the 2017 Guinness PRO12 Final in Dublin, when he lifted the trophy for the second time in his career.

DTH, who was born in South Africa before moving to Canada with his family as a teenager, has scored 32 tries in 51 Tests for his country and has played in three Rugby World Cups. He is Canada’s all-time leading try scorer.

Stats

Caps
101
Tries
47
Starts
88
Conversions -
Replacements
13
Penalty goals -
Points
235
Drop goals -
Position: 
Winger
D.O.B.: 28/04/86
Height: 6ft
Weight: 98kg