South African sports fans know all too well about the match-winning drop goal from Joel Stransky in the final of the 1995 Rugby World. Here we look at some of the other great ones from that tournament.
The Springboks were crowned Rugby World Cup Champions 25 years ago today.
Today marks 25 years since South Africa won the 1995 Rugby World Cup.
I don’t remember any of us being surprised when the final whistle went; it was more a sense of satisfaction and real accomplishment, that we had achieved the goal we had set.
Jacques van der Westhuyzen lists some of the biggest changes that have occurred over the years and since the Springboks won the 1995 Rugby World Cup.
As part of The Glory of '95 series, three of IOL Sport's rugby writers decided to pick their ultimate Springbok World Cup Final XV. Today we complete our team with the loosehead prop.
You would seldom find rugby players captaining their country on Test debut, but that is exactly what happened with Francois Pienaar in 1993, writes Ashfak Mohamed.
John Smit's leadership skills stood out and this is the reason why he was backed by every coach who took charge.
Jacques van der Westhuyzen spoke to Kitch Christie’s widow, Judy, with some input from their son Clayton, about the late Springbok coach's experiences during the 1995 World Cup.
As part of The Glory of '95 series, three of IOL Sport's rugby writers decided to pick their ultimate Springbok World Cup Final XV. Today we look at the tighthead prop.