Springbok Journey: Highlights and Key Moments at the Rugby World Cup
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Springbok Journey: Highlights and Key Moments at the Rugby World Cup

1 Nov 2019 SPORT


By Zuko Komisa

The Springboks’ journey to the finals has taken six weeks, 47 games and the moment of truth is finally here. As we look back at some of the important moments in this year’s tournament we are reminded of the resilient spirit the boys have had, and we look back at those moments when the whole nation was on the edge of their seats behind the Springboks at the Rugby World Cup.

Towards the quarter-finals has seen them facing Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Namibia, Italy as well as Canada.

The Road to the Quarter Finals. 

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The Semi-final between the Springboks and Wales was a nail-biting affair. Here are some of the highlights from the match.

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The finals are here and the team is ready to face England at Yokohama Stadium. This is going to be a big moment for all South African as Siya Kolisi and boy take to the field with hopes of lifting the Webb Ellis trophy.

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Siya Kolisi spoke about his journey to the finals and how he’s worked hard to get to this point and the contribution of his team members towards making to this stage of the game. He spoke of how important it will be to win the World Cup not only for the team but the whole country who will be backing them at home.

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Siya Kolisi also touched on his 50th test cap with the Springbok and shed light on the ‘bomb squad’.

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