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!
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Nelson Mandela's decision to don the Springboks jersey during the 1995 Rugby World Cup was a resonant moment, the ultimate example of power dressing
South Arican President Nelson Mandela, left, cheers as Springbok Rugby captain Francois Pienaar holds the trophy high after winning the World Cup Rugby Championship in Johannesburg on June 24