|Full name John-Charles Astle|
Name JC Astle
Height 1.98 m
|2008 Natal Sharks|
Weight 105 kg
2009–11 Free State Cheetahs
|Born 30 August 1990 (age 33)
Queenstown, South Africa (1990-08-30) |
School(s) attended Pionier High School, Vryheid
University University of the Free State
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John-Charles Astle (born 30 August 1990) is a South African rugby union player, currently playing with French Pro D2 side Mont-de-Marsan. His regular position is lock.
After playing for the Sharks at the 2008 Under–18 Craven Week competition, he joined the Free State Cheetahs. He represented them at Under–19 level in 2009 and at Under–21 in 2010 and 2011.
In 2010, he was also included in their Vodacom Cup squad and he made his first class debut against Western Province. He made 16 appearances for them in the Vodacom Cup, but failed to break into their Currie Cup squad and subsequently joined the Boland Cavaliers prior to the 2013 Currie Cup First Division season.
He was released by the Sharks in November 2015.
He also played for UFS Shimlas in the 2012 and 2013 Varsity Cup competitions.
He joined French Pro D2 side Mont-de-Marsan during the 2016–17 season.