Rugby World Cup 2011

Tweet and Picture of the Day

2011-09-26 15:01

Cape Town - Monday saw some of the Springboks feeling a little home sick as indicated by some of the tweets a few of the active Springboks were tweeting.

Flyhalf, Morné Steyn(@mornesteyn) put thoughts of being a perfect pivot on the backburner as he prepares for the arrival of his wife later this week.

"(Sic) Just 3 more days before my wife is coming over to join us here......AWESOME!!!Missing SA-the weather,food and all the friends and family!”  tweeted Steyn.

Meanwhile, wing, Bryan Habana (@BryanHabana) spent his time racking up the laughs with some home grown comedy when he tweeted: “(Sic) Just watched @Trevornoah's Crazy Normal!! I can't stop laughing!!! Gotta love how unique South Africa is!!! Brilliant!! Time 4 bed!!”

One of his Rugby World Cup-winning team-mates in 2007, now commentator, Bob Skinstad (@BobSkinstad) chose to view New Zealand’s landscape with an extra shot of adrenalin pumping through his veins and posted today’s Picture of the Day.

“(Sic)@OwenEastwood @skinstad @danskindstad - am savouring NZ !”


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
  • Blitz
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @00:00
  • SS1
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @01:00
  • SS2
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @02:00
  • SS3
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @03:00
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Pool A


Pool B


Pool C


Pool D

Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Tank Lanning

Lessons learnt from RWC 2011

2011-10-26 16:45

A few vital life lessons from Tank Lanning's recent trip to New Zealand for the Rugby World Cup quarter and semi-finals. Read More

Rugby World Cup Wallpapers

Download your favourite RWC wallpaper here



Current Conditions

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.