Rassie Erasmus

2019/11/19 07:32:12
01:50:19PM

QUOTES FROM BOK SKIPPER SIYA KOLISI

"We are so grateful to the people of South Africa. We have so many problems in our country but a team like this, we come from different backgrounds, different races but we came together with one goal and we wanted to achieve it."

01:49:17PM

BOKS TOP OF THE WORLD

The Springboks have moved to the top of the World Rugby rankings following their victory in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final in Yokohama.

01:19:04PM

DID YOU KNOW?

Handre Pollard's 22 points are the second most in a Rugby World Cup final.

The 32 points scored by the Springboks is the third most in Rugby World Cup final history.

The Springboks are yet to concede a try in a Rugby World Cup final.

The Springboks are also the first team to win the Rugby World Cup while losing a game earlier in the tournament.

01:08:49PM
House of the Valkies (Oudtshoorn School of Skills) supports the Springboks... - via Bradley James
01:01:13PM
It's South Africa's third World Cup title, following the successes of 1995 and 2007. They have now drawn level with New Zealand in World Cup titles won.
01:00:29PM
A thoroughly deserved Springbok win. They left their best performance for last. They dominated at scrum time, won the physical battle and remained calm throughout.
12:56:21PM
England battered, bruised, pummelled, shell-shocked.
12:55:36PM
FULL-TIME: South Africa 32-12 England
12:55:09PM
THE SPRINGBOKS ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS!
12:54:56PM
80'- With time up o the clock, Jantjies passes to Pollard who boots it out to end the game.
12:53:56PM
79'- The world champs are probing near the England tryline...
12:53:07PM
78' - But that doesn't matter, England are done. They were bullied from the get go and never recovered.
12:52:32PM
78'- Pollard lines up a drop goal but it's not his best effort...
12:51:35PM
76'- Bok sub: Jantjies on at scrumhalf for De Klerk.
12:51:13PM
The official MAN-OF-THE-MATCH is Bok No 8 Duane Vermeulen.
12:50:45PM
76'- Another England knock on as they try to run from deep. They are shell-shocked.
12:49:26PM

75'- CONVERSION slotted by Pollard.

SA 32-12 England

12:48:37PM
England had knocked on, before the Boks pounced on the loose ball and when it went wide to Kolbe he out-sprinted several England defenders!
12:47:50PM
73'- TRY to the Springboks as Cheslin Kolbe rounds off in style!
12:44:16PM
70'- 10 minutes between South Africa and a third Rugby World Cup.
12:43:04PM
Just a reminder folks, that was the Springboks' first ever try in a Rugby World Cup final...