Who played in the 1995 Rugby World Cup?

Who played in the 1995 Rugby World Cup?

The match was played at Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg on 24 June 1995 between the host nation, South Africa, and New Zealand. South Africa won the match by three points in their first Rugby World Cup Final, which was also the first to require extra time….1995 Rugby World Cup Final.

Event 1995 Rugby World Cup
Attendance 65 000
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What happened at the 1995 Rugby World Cup?

On June 24, 1995 at Johannesburg’s Ellis Park Stadium, South Africa won the Rugby World Cup 15-12 over its arch rival New Zealand. The match stands as a hugely symbolic moment in South African history. It marked the nation’s first major sporting event since the end of its segregationist apartheid regime in 1991.

Did Chester play in the 1995 Rugby World Cup?

He played as a winger for the South Africa national rugby union team (Springboks) from 1993 to 2000, most notably for the team that won the 1995 Rugby World Cup, which was hosted in South Africa. He was the only non-white player on the team….Chester Williams.

Notable relative(s) Avril Williams (uncle)
Rugby union career

Who was England rugby captain in 1995?

Will Carling
England. Will Carling (c.)

Who was the captain of the Springboks in 1995?

François Pienaar
François Pienaar , in full Jacobus François Pienaar, (born January 2, 1967, Vereeniging, South Africa), South African rugby union football player who led the South African national team, the Springboks, to victory in the 1995 Rugby World Cup, the first major tournament held in postapartheid South Africa.

Who is François Pienaar wife?

Nerine WinterFrancois Pienaar / Wife
Piennar is one of 3 directors of Saracens as of 5/20. In 2002 he returned to Cape Town, South Africa, where he lives with his wife Nerine Winter and two sons.