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Jacobus Francois Pienaar: (born 2 January 1967) is a South African former rugby union player. He played flanker for South Africa (the Springboks) from 1993 until 1996, winning 29 international caps, all of them as captain. He is best known for leading South Africa to victory in the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

Jacobus Francois Pienaar: (born 2 January 1967) is a South African former rugby union player. He played flanker for South Africa (the Springboks) from 1993 until 1996, winning 29 international caps, all of them as captain. He is best known for leading South Africa to victory in the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

John Smit - Springbok captain

Rugby Teams, Scores, Stats, News, Fixtures, Results, Tables - ESPN

ESPN Scrum.com brings you all the latest rugby news and scores from the Rugby World Cup, all 2015 Internationals, Aviva Premiership, European Rugby Champions Cup, RFU Championship, Super Rugby, Six Nations and Top 14.

Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba reacts after winning gold in the women's 10,000-meter final

London Olympics: Friday's best photos

London Olympics: Friday's best photos

Mo Farah wins men's 5000m at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Team GB Medal Winners At The London 2012 Olympic Games

They came to inspire a nation and Team GB have done an amazing job at the Olympic Games. We take a look at some of Britain's medal winners from London 2012.

Kenya's David Lekuta Rudisha reacts after winning the men's 800m final during the London 2012 Olympic Games

Sports News, Scores, Schedules & Standings

As in every Ryder Cup, the home team starts with the very real advantage of having final say on the course setup

Early on, the lead pack winnowed down to 5 - Kenya's Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat, Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana, Kenya's Mary Jepkosgei Keitany, Ethiopia's Mare Dibaba and Kenya's Priscah Jeptoo.

Olympics 2018

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Mo Farah of Great Britain crosses the finish line to win gold ahead of Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia and Thomas Pkemei Longosiwa of Kenya in the Men's 5000m Final on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

London's brilliant, beautiful Games was the very best of British - it enthralled us all

These Games will be remembered as a triumph for warmth, civility, excellence and enthusiasm - hosted by a nation in love with sport, and happy in its own skin.

Mo Farah of Great Britain crosses the finish line to win gold ahead of Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia and Thomas Pkemei Longosiwa of Kenya in the Men's 5000m Final on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

London's brilliant, beautiful Games was the very best of British - it enthralled us all

These Games will be remembered as a triumph for warmth, civility, excellence and enthusiasm - hosted by a nation in love with sport, and happy in its own skin.

David Rudisha, Kenya. Olympic Champion 800m. New World Record.

David Rudisha, Kenya. Olympic Champion 800m. New World Record.

Olympics marathon: Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana wins gold in record time

Gelana wins marathon in record time

Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana wins the London Olympic marathon in wet conditions after a race-long battle with silver-medallist Priscah Jeptoo and Russia's Tatyana Petrova Arkhipova.