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It is almost universally agreed that France are a team on the rise and likely serious contenders for title glory when they host RWC 2023.

But their national team’s South African-born specialist kicking coach Vlok Cilliers may have played a handy role in firing them up even further as a collective … through squad viewing of the Webb Ellis Cup-holding Springboks’ much-lauded “Chasing the Sun” documentary series.

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