|Full name||Marcel Girard Brache|
|Date of birth||15 October 1987|
|Place of birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||88 kg (13 st 12 lb; 194 lb)|
|School||Rondebosch Boys' High School|
|University||University of Cape Town|
|Rugby union career|
Brache represented Western Province from 2011 to 2013 in the Currie Cup and Vodacom Cup. Brache represented the Stormers in Super Rugby during the 2012 season where he made 1 substitute appearance, but did not make the Stormers squad for the 2013 season. Brache previously played for the Ikey Tigers in the Varsity Cup.
Brache joined Australian Super Rugby side the Western Force in late 2013 on a two-year deal before the 2014 Super Rugby season. Brache has played over 30 games for Western Force since his debut before scoring a try. Then, on 7 May 2015, he scored a first half hat-trick for the Western Force in their match against the Sunwolves.
Super Rugby statisticsEdit
- As of 20 July 2016
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- This Is American Rugby, Brache, Mabeta Left Off Super Rugby Rosters, Feb. 15, 2013, http://www.thisisamericanrugby.com/2013/02/brache-mabeta-left-off-super-rugby.html
- "Bright future for UCT's Brache". News24. Retrieved 2017-10-16.
- "Force 'outside the square' to sign Western Province pair" (Press release). Western Force. 1 August 2013. Archived from the original on 18 October 2013. Retrieved 17 October 2013.
- "Player Statistics". its rugby. Retrieved 26 July 2016.