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Neil Powell on 'tough' Covid-19 challenges, Blitzboks 5th-place finish: 'It wasn't meant to be'

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South African coach Neil Powell
South African coach Neil Powell
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Blitzboks coach Neil Powell recounted his frustrating Tokyo Olympics experience as his side took fifth-place at the global showpiece.

Coronavirus rocked the Blitzboks on landing in Tokyo.

It first started when a passenger on the flight from Doha tested positive for the virus.

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