Charlie Cockrell
Full names: Charles Herbert
Date of birth: 10 Jan 1939
Place of birth: Cape Town
School: Parow
Springbok no: 441
Debut test province: Western Province
Physical: 1.83m, 88.67kg
Date of death: 4 Oct 2016 (Age 77)

Test summary: Tests: 3 Tries: 0
First Test: 6 Dec 1969 Age:30 Hooker against Scotland at Murrayfield, Edinburgh
Last Test: 24 Jan 1970 Age:31 Hooker against Wales at Millenium Stadium (Cardiff Arms Park), Cardiff
Test history:
06 Dec 196930HookerScotlandLose: 3-6 Murrayfield, EdinburghWP
10 Jan 197031HookerIrelandDraw: 8-8 Aviva Stadium (Lansdowne Road), DublinWP
24 Jan 197031HookerWalesDraw: 6-6 Millenium Stadium (Cardiff Arms Park), CardiffWP

Ex-Bok Charlie Cockrell dies :

Cape Town - Former Springbok hooker Charlie Cockrell passed away here on Tuesday night after suffering a heart attack.

He was 77 years old.

Cockrell played three Tests for the Springboks between 1969 and 1970.

He was a legend at Western Province, having been forwards coach of the WP team that won the Currie Cup a record five times in a row between 1982 and 1986.