Cheslin Kolbe

Cheslin Kolbe (born 28 October 1993) is a South African rugby union player, playing for the South African national team and for Toulouse in the Top 14 in France.[1] His regular position is wing, but he also plays at fullback.Kolbe has a name for himself with fans as the world’s best stepper.


He was a member of the South African Sevens team that won a bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

He was a member of the South African XV that won the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Playing at right wing, he scored South Africa’s second try in the final minutes of the final.

Kolbe was nominated for 2019 World Rugby Player of the Year but lost to South Africa teammate Pieter-Steph du Toit.