I remember Mandela’s smile – Francois Pienaar

2013-12-10 12:08

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One of former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar’s abiding memories when he lifted the 1995 Rugby World Cup trophy was Nelson Mandela’s smile, he has said.

Referring to the surprise of how people on the street reacted to the 1995 victory, Pienaar said: “It’s very difficult to describe what happened to people who are not South African.”

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