Springboks kick off trophy tour at Union Buildings: 4 amazing moments

Springboks kick off trophy tour at Union Buildings: 4 amazing moments

The Springboks finally kicked off their national trophy tour on Thursday at the Union Buildings, two days after returning home from Japan.

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The Springboks' national trophy tour is officially underway and thousands of South Africans showed up to support the boys in green at their first stop - the Union Buildings.

Briefly.co.za took a look at some of the most inspiring moments of the Boks' trip to the Union Buildings.

1. The Springboks arrive at the Union Buildings in Pretoria

The Springboks kicked off their national trophy tour at the Union Buildings on Thursday morning. The Boks arrived in a green bus with 'Rugby World Cup 2019 Champions' written on it.

2. President Cyril Ramaphosa lifts Webb Ellis trophy with Siya Kolisi

President Ramaphosa, Rassie Erasmus and Springbok captain Siya Kolisi were photographed together with the Webb Ellis Cup.

The president of South Africa also addressed the Boks and South African supporters at the Union Buildings.

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3. Siya Kolisi addresses the crowd

Bok captain Siya Kolisi addressed the supporters outside the Union Buildings. Kolisi thanked South Africans for their support and applauded Rassie Erasmus for leading the team to victory.

4. Mzansi shows up for the Springboks

Several videos and photos were posted online showing the overwhelming support the Boks received from South Africans.

Rugby fans gathered outside the Union Buildings to show the #RWC2019 winners some love.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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