‘I’ll never forget’: scenes of World Cup triumph burn brightly for Erasmus
It was a team who had talent‚ but who’s moving parts came together at the most important time
It's been exactly a year since Springbok captain Siya Kolisi hoisted the Webb-Ellis Cup above his head after SA crushed England 32-12 to win the coveted trophy in Tokyo in Japan last November.
It could have and should have been a catapult to greater things‚ but the spread of Covid-19 and the massive impact it has had on the greater game of rugby has meant that the Springboks haven’t played any Test rugby.
The rugby lay of the land has been altered so much by the pandemic that the Tri-Nations now consists of New Zealand‚ Australia and Argentina...