Rugby World Cup 2019: We come from different backgrounds, races but came together with one goal, says South Africa's triumphant captain Siya Kolisi
An emotional Kolisi, the first black man to captain the Springboks, devoted the Webb Ellis Cup to the people of South Africa and said he was so grateful for their support.
South Africa clinched the Rugby World Cup in Yokohama, Japan with a 32-12 win over England. South Africa have triumphed after consecutive title wins for New Zealand.
Throughout the Rugby World Cup, the two coaches, Eddie Jones and Rassie Erasmus, have often urged their players to inspire the nation back home and take minds off domestic problems.
New Zealand, seeking a third successive Rugby World Cup title, scored three first-half tries to all but end the game as a contest, going on to add four more in the second period.
Typhoon Hagibis in Japan: Clean-up and rescue efforts continue as toll rises to 74, reports local media
Rescue workers in Japan searched for the missing on Wednesday as the death toll from one of the worst typhoons to hit the country rose to 74, public broadcaster NHK said
Typhoon Hagibis in Japan: Toll rises to 70; 34,000 homes remain without power, 110,000 others without water
Typhoon Hagibis hit Japan's main island on Saturday, unleashing strong winds and dumping historic rainfall that caused more than 200 rivers to overflow.
Typhoon Hagibis in Japan: Clean-up, rescue efforts in search of survivors continue as toll rises to 70, reports local media
Rescuers in Japan worked into a third day on Tuesday in an increasingly desperate search for survivors of a powerful typhoon that killed nearly 70 people and caused widespread destruction
Typhoon Hagibis in Japan: Landslides, raging rivers leave at least 35 dead; nearly 20 missing, say local reports
Tens of thousands of rescue workers were searching Monday for survivors of powerful Typhoon Hagibis, two days after the storm slammed into Japan, killing at least 35 people
Rugby World Cup organisers took the unprecedented step Thursday of cancelling two games - England versus France and New Zealand versus Italy - as Japan braces for Super Typhoon Hagibis, likely the biggest storm to hit the country this year.