This Day in History: South African Springbok Rugby Player, Joost van der Westhuizen, is born http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/ http://images.smh.com.au/2011/05/14/2362555/art_joost_van_der_westhuizen-420x0.jpg
BOBBY SKINSTAD was a World Cup winner in 2007, when South Africa won the Webb Ellis Trophy for the 2nd time. Now a popular television commentator and pundit for SuperSport, he represented The Sprinboks - captaining the under 21s before making his senior debut against England in November 1997. He went on to play 42 Test matches, scoring 11 tries, & appearing for South Africa in the 1999 World Cup, as well as playing in the winning 2007 team in France. Book your Long Lunch tickets now.