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South Africa stuns England to win Rugby World Cup and inspire a nation

(CNN)Twelve years ago, Siya Kolisi sat in a township tavern and dreamed.Kolisi, who grew up in the township of Zwide, just outside Port Elizabeth, was just 16 when South Africa won the 2007 Rugby World Cup final. "When I was a kid, there's no way I would've dreamed of being Springbok captain," South Africa's first ever black skipper told CNN Sport before the tournament kicked off. On Saturday, the man whose family did not own a television, had his picture beamed across the world after leading his side to World Cup glory.READ: Rugby World Cup final -- as it happenedThe picture of Kolisi holding the glistening gold Webb Ellis trophy high above the Yokohama sky after South Africa's 32-12 win over England will adorn the front and back pages of ...
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