The new Bok captain is up against three other international events for 'Sporting Moment of the Month' after his winning Test series against England.
When the going gets tough, sports stars get grounded. They pull together and rely on one another's talents to turn the situation around. Perhaps that's the big lesson corporates need to learn.
'I’m writing this in English because it seems this is the language of preference at SA Rugby these days.'
'A captain is a person who can lead – and that is something Siya is great at.' 🇿🇦
Some advice for the new Springbok rugby captain... which includes the imperative to have fun.
It has been a symbol of division for too long, many in the black and coloured rugby community say.
'If anything goes wrong, the colour of his skin will be the focus' – Kaya Malotana.
Siyamthanda Kolisi – which translates as 'We love Kolisi' – made history on Monday.
South African rugby, like the country's society, comes from a deeply divided history. Siya Kolisi's appointment as Test captain is therefore a big moment.
Siya Kolisi will become the first black player to lead the Springboks in an official Test, during the home series against England.