The Rugby World Cup was first major sporting event to take place in South Africa after apartheid. Mandela presented winning trophy to Francois Pienaar, South African rugby captain. Watch the movie Invictus.
Jacobus Francois Pienaar: (born 2 January is a South African former rugby union player. He played flanker for South Africa (the Springboks) from 1993 until winning 29 international caps, all of them as captain. He is best known for leading Sout
Elli Norkett (30 May 1996 – 25 February 2017) was a Welsh rugby union player who played for Swansea Ladies/Ospreys and the Wales women's national rugby union team. She was the youngest player at the 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup, having made her debut earlier that year in the Six Nations Championship. She died in a car accident
Rugby World Cup: Is English rugby union just for posh kids?