Legendary Springbok prop Os du Randt has singled out a fellow South African as the most challenging opponent he ever faced at scrum time during his illustrious career.
Check out this fascinating video from Real Rugby on the story behind Os du Randt’s comeback after years in the rugby wilderness, with a phone call from Rassie Erasmus planting the seed for the Bok legend’s return to the game.
1995 World Cup-winning captain Francois Pienaar recounts how Os du Randt burst onto the Springbok scene, while the double World Cup-winner gives insight into the kind of leader that Pienaar was.
Former Springboks Naka Drotske and Os du Randt open up on their special friendship, sharing some personal stories around the progression from amateur to professional rugby.
In conversation with SuperSport, former Springbok captain John Smit named his best Bok front row from the professional era.
Following a dominant lineout drive from the forward pack – and a powerful carry from Os du Randt – former Springbok flank Ruben Kruger finished off a well-executed team try against the All Blacks during the 1997 Tri-Nations series.
Double World Cup-winner Os du Randt says the Boks can claim a third title on Saturday provided the forward pack front up physically against England and the team remain disciplined throughout.
All the stats and facts for the World Cup final between South Africa and England in Yokohama on Saturday.
Renowned 1995 and 2007 World Cup-winner Os du Randt on his induction into the Hall of Fame and the Boks’ World Cup hopes.
Legendary Springbok Os du Randt is one of six people set to be inducted into World Rugby’s Hall of Fame this year.