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WATCH | Cape Town welcomes Jannie du Plessis with emotional reception

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Jannie du Plessis (Gallo Images)
Jannie du Plessis (Gallo Images)

There was a very emotional moment during the United Rugby Championship clash between the Stormers and the Lions on Saturday when former Springbok, Jannie du Plessis entered the fray as a replacement.

Du Plessis, who recently lost his young son in a drowning accident, was warmly applauded by the 2000 supporters at Cape Town Stadium as he made his way onto the field in the 67th minute.

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