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The grass is being grown in soil drawn from all 14 South African rugby provinces. The seed will be taken to the UK where it will be planted and grown and then placed in special trays in the Springbok dressing room.The South African turf will be the last thing the players’ boots touch before they head for the field during the tournament.
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Did Stormers and Springboks lock Pieter-Steph du Toit deserve to be named SA Rugby Player of the Year?
For sure, deserved winner
No, should've gone to Ruan Combrinck
His fellow second-row partner Eben Etzebeth for me
Jaco Kriel a far more deserving recipient
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