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[WATCH] A beaming Ramaphosa meets Boks ahead of game

2 November 2019 10:43 AM
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2019 Rugby World Cup
Siya Kolisi
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Springboks vs England
2019 Rugby World Cup final
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Springboks have put South Africa on the lips of billions of people around the globe.

As the pressure heated up on the Springboks ahead of their World Cup final encounter against England, they had a moment of acknowledgement and gratitude from the president of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa.

The president said the national side had put the name of the country on the lips of billions of people around the world.

Ramaphosa added that the diversity of the team means "we are the nation Nelson Mandela wanted us to be".

And are those tears the president was wiping from his eyes? Watch the video below to decide for yourself:


2 November 2019 10:43 AM
Tags:
2019 Rugby World Cup
Siya Kolisi
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Springboks vs England
2019 Rugby World Cup final

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