Halala: Cheslin Kolbe nominated for Top 14 player of the season award

Halala: Cheslin Kolbe nominated for Top 14 player of the season award

- Cheslin Kolbe is celebrating yet another amazing achievement

- The Springboks winger was nominated for the French Top 14 player of the season award

- The nomination followed a stellar performance by Kolbe for Toulouse

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Cheslin Kolbe is up for the French Top 14 player of the season award after securing a nomination for his performance at Toulouse.

The Springboks winger scored an impressive six tries in 16 appearances, eNCA reported. His team, Toulouse, went on to win the season for a record 20th time only months before the #RWC2019 kicked off.

Kolbe is also up for the French-based player of the World Cup award.

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Kolbe was part of the Springboks squad who walked away with the 2019 Rugby World Cup title after an impressive performance against England in the tournament's final.

The Boks lifted the Webb Ellis Cup after a 32-12 victory on Saturday. The boys in green touched down in Mzansi on Tuesday and were met with a heroes' welcome.

Briefly.co.za reported on several inspiring moments that were caught on camera at OR Tambo. The Boks will go on a nation-wide trophy tour, which kicks off in Gauteng on Thursday.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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