Star of the Month

November: John Smit

2009-01-08 11:01:42 AM
Glory came on a kaleidoscope of fronts to the Springbok captain as his side famously thrashed England 42-6 at Twickenham. Not only did he typically lead by muscular example, back in his familiar No 2 jersey, but his pre-game motivational address was widely lauded as a key to the epic triumph. To top it all, this was Smit’s 81st cap as a Bok forward, breaking the landmark previously held by Os du Randt.


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