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 Fanker for South Africa - Springboks from 1993 until winning 29 international caps, all of them as captain - best known for leading South Africa to victory in the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

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Head to head: Yoann Huget squares up with England's Mike Brown France 26 - 24 England in pre World Cup friendly in Paris

Pierre Spies - Springbok Rugby

After watching the Rugby World Cup, I now prefer rugby to hockey (gasp! South Africa, New Zealand, Scotland and Wales are my new favs.

Nelson Mandela and Francois Pienaar - Rugby World Cup 1995. This moment changed the game in South Africa.

The Rugby World Cup was first major sporting event to take place in South Africa after apartheid. Mandela presented winning trophy to Francois Pienaar, South African rugby captain. The movie "Invictus" was based on this!

Francois Pienaar #Rugby

Francois Pienaar - My hero when I was still playing had the honor to be coached my him a few times

Jean de Villiers - Springbok Rugby

" Firdose Moonda pays tribute to Jean de Villiers with input from Allister Coetzee

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