SNEAK PEEK | Behind-the-scenes documentary on Springboks' 2019 Rugby World Cup win

2020-04-27 20:47

If the Springboks' 2019 Rugby World Cup triumph was a heroic tale, the story behind the famous victory is even more remarkable.

Register your interest for the British & Irish Lions tickets in South Africa 2021

Rassie Erasmus' men, under the leadership of Siya Kolisi, beat England 32-12 in an unforgettable final in Yokohama on 2 November 2019.

A SuperSport camera crew travelled with the team for the duration of 2019, gaining behind-the-scenes access in both the lead-up and during the tournament.

A six-part documentary, called "Chasing the Sun" is now planned for release in August 2020.

To whet your appetite ahead of the release, click on the tweet to watch or HERE to watch on YouTube.

Read more on:    supersport  |  sa rugby  |  springboks  |  rwc 2019  |  rugby


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Saturday, 04 July 2020
South Africa v Scotland, Cape Town 17:05
Saturday, 11 July 2020
South Africa v Scotland, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 17:05
Saturday, 18 July 2020
South Africa v Georgia, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 17:05
Saturday, 08 August 2020
South Africa v Argentina, Emirates Airline Park 14:00
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Argentina v South Africa, Estadio Bicentenario 21:45
Saturday, 29 August 2020
Australia v South Africa, Optus Stadium 14:00

Debate rages! Who is the greatest ever Springbok hooker ... John Smit, Bismarck du Plessis or someone else perhaps?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2019/20 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

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.