It's up to Boks to make Jean De Villiers proud - Handre Pollard

702's John Robbie today spoke to Springbok fly half Handre Pollard about the team's 2015 Rugby World Cup journey so far.

Pollard said they were happy and relieved after their convincing win against Scotland on Saturday.

We're relieved, happy and excited for the next game... and a bit bruised as well.

Handre Pollard, Springbok player

Listen to the full conversation below:

John then asked Pollard about the injury situation in the camp, especially JP Pietersen.

JP is probably the biggest concern at the moment...

Handre Pollard, Springbok player

Pollard then talked about captain Jean de Villiers' injury and how the blow affected the team.

It was a very big loss... very sad. He's a great player, great captain and even better guy as well. It was a big loss for us, but it's up to us now to go out, make him proud and do the best we can.

Handre Pollard, Springbok player

This article first appeared on 702 : It's up to Boks to make Jean De Villiers proud - Handre Pollard


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