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South Africa
Dec 16, 2013:  Francois Pienaar has remembered Nelson Mandela in a television interview broadcast on Sunday, hours after Madiba was laid to rest in a state funeral in his rural homeland in South Africa's Eastern Cape
South Africa
Dec 11, 2013:  Francois Pienaar and Jean de Villiers, Springboks captains past and present, reflect on the life and times of Nelson Mandela as South Africa pays tribute to Madiba at a memorial service
South Africa Rugby
Mar 28, 2013:  "It was still 15 white Springboks that took the field to face the All Blacks at Ellis Park." Stephen Nell reflects on the change over 20 years for Sout
Rugby World Cup 2011
Jul 29, 2011:  ITV has named its commentary and punditry teams for this year's World Cup in New Zealand, which gets underway on September 9
Rugby World Cup Countdown
Jul 23, 2011:  A few lucky journalists have worked at every Rugby World Cup, including veteran ESPNscrum columnist Huw Richards. Graham Jenkins discovers his fondest memories
Rugby World Cup Countdown
Jan 21, 2011:  "The Rugby World Cup has provided plenty of indelible images and chances are that your memory of these events have been shaped by the lens of photographer Dave Rogers." Graham Jenkins writes
Scrum Sevens
Apr 1, 2010:  With the business end of the season approaching and pressure building, we take a look back at seven of the best leaders in the history of the game in our latest Scrum Seven
Feb 10, 2010:  "Eastwood is quite prepared to play fast and loose with the facts to suit his narrative." John Taylor writes
Feb 3, 2010:  "South Africa's redemptive charge to the 1995 Rugby World Cup crown remains, 15 years on, one of the most thrilling against-the-odds stories in sport." Huw Baines writes
The East Terrace
Jan 1, 2010:  "The most obvious issue with the film's interpretation of the events of 1995 is what appear to be changes to the character and actions of Francois Pienaar." James Stafford writes
Dec 28, 2009:  "The punters do not pass through the turnstiles in eager anticipation of what they are about to receive at the breakdown," Huw Turner writes
Jun 26, 2009:  "Rarely has a picture captured such a significant moment in history so perfectly." Graham Jenkins writes
South African Rugby
Jun 16, 2009:  Peter de Villiers has named the side that will face the Lions in the first Test, and is without flanker Schalk Burger
South African Rugby
Jun 5, 2009:  Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has seen encouraging progress from injured duo Francois Steyn and Ruan Pienaar
May 29, 2009:  "Rustenburg impinges on the consciousness of British rugby for the first time in 14 years this weekend." Huw Richards writes
South African Rugby
Apr 15, 2009:  "What I saw in the stadium when the final whistle went, there was not a dry eye in the house. The emotion was unbelievable." Francois Pienaar talks to Will Luke
England 6-42 South Africa
Nov 23, 2008:  South Africa fly-half Ruan Pienaar believes England are badly missing Jonny Wilkinson's influence at fly-half
Jun 10, 2008:  Matt Damon is reportedly to play the role of Francois Pienaar, captain of South Africa's 1995 World Cup-winning rugby team, in a film to be directed by Clint Eastwood about Nelson Mandela and the effect the win had on the Rainbow Nation.
May 31, 2006:  SA Rugby has released a statement to express their dismay at recent media reports suggesting Springbok legend Francois Pienaar was not favoured for the post of Team Manager
Mar 10, 2005:  South Africa's RWC'11 bid chairman Francois Pienaar has re-iterated what he thinks are the factors that make his country the ideal venue for the game's global showpiece
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