(1995-10-10) 10 October 1995 (age 21)
Brackenfell, South Africa
1.97 m (6 ft 5 1⁄2 in)
110 kg (17 st 5 lb)
HTS Drosdty, Worcester
Wiaan Liebenberg (brother)
Blue Bulls / Bulls
South Africa Under-20
* Senior club appearances and points correct as of 25 October 2016.
† Appearances (Points).
‡ Representative team caps and points correct as of 22 June 2015.
Hanro Liebenberg (born (1995-10-10)10 October 1995 in Brackenfell, South Africa) is a South African rugby union player, currently playing Super Rugby with the Bulls and Currie Cup rugby with the Blue Bulls. His regular position is number eight.
1.2 Blue Bulls / Bulls
Liebenberg was twice selected to represent Boland at the annual Under-18 Craven Week tournaments; in 2012, he played for them at the tournament held in Port Elizabeth and he once again played in 2013, captaining the side and scoring two tries in their match against the hosts Limpopo Blue Bulls in Polokwane.
Blue Bulls / Bulls
After finishing school, he made the move to Pretoria to join the Blue Bulls, following in the footsteps of older brother Wiaan who made the move three years earlier. He represented the Blue Bulls U19 side in the 2014 Under-19 Provincial Championship, quickly establishing himself as a key player for the side. He started thirteen of their fourteen matches during the campaign, scoring seven tries (including a hat-trick in their derby match against Golden Lions in a 37–30 win) as the Blue Bulls made it all the way to the final of the competition, where they lost to Western Province U19 in Cape Town.
Despite not having played any first class matches, Liebenberg was selected in the Bulls’ 55-man wider training squad prior the 2015 Super Rugby season. He also made the cut for the final squad and was named on the bench for their Round Two match against the Hurricanes in Pretoria. He made his debut, coming on an as injury replacement for Deon Stegmann in the first half, but