Darren Lance Adonis (born (1998-09-13)13 September 1998) is a South African rugby union player for the Cheetahs in the Pro14, the Free State Cheetahs in the Currie Cup and the Free State XV in the Rugby Challenge.[1] His regular position is fullback or wing.

Darren Adonis
Full nameDarren Lance Adonis
Date of birth (1998-09-13) 13 September 1998 (age 21)
Place of birthCape Town, South Africa
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight73 kg (161 lb; 11 st 7 lb)
SchoolHoër Landbouskool Oakdale
UniversityCentral University of Technology
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fullback / Wing
Current team Cheetahs / Free State Cheetahs / Free State XV
Youth career
2011–2016 SWD Eagles
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2017 CUT Ixias ()
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2018–present Free State XV 15 (20)
2018–present Cheetahs 3 (0)
2019–present Free State Cheetahs 6 (10)
Correct as of 8 September 2019


  1. ^ "SA Rugby Player Profile – Darren Adonis". South African Rugby Union. Retrieved 1 December 2018.