Cheslin Kolbe is Mzansi's hero with Springboks vs Italy performance

Cheslin Kolbe is Mzansi's hero with Springboks vs Italy performance

- The Springboks were victorious in their contest against Italy at the Rugby World Cup on Friday

- The match ended with a one-sided score of 49-3 in favour of the Springboks

- Cheslin Kolbe was hailed a hero as he produced a memorable display against the Italians

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South Africa faced off against Italy in a must-win encounter at the Rugby World Cup on Friday.

Although the Springboks were seen as overwhelming favourites, the Italians are a feisty team and boast a powerful forward pack.

However, the Boks produced a dominant display and ran away with the contest in the second half as reported by Briefly.co.za.

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The match ended with a one-sided score of 49-3 in favour of the Boks and Cheslin Kolbe was the star of the show.

The pacy winger scored two crucial tries and has been lauded by supporters and pundits alike.

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Briefly.co.za took a look at some of the best comments and images shared via Twitter.

Quinton Van Der Babies (@4Keneilwe) commented, "Kolbe is the best winger in the world right."
Marc Paulse (@paulse_marc) said, "I will beat someone with a stick who disagrees , but Cheslyn Kolbe is lighting up this World Cup."
Ashtinio (@bois_of_culitz) added, "Cheslin Kolbe what a player, brutal, fast and unstoppable our next Bryan Habana."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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