8 Things You Didn’t Know About Jean de Villiers

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Written by Makula Dunbar
Springboks win 2007 Rugby World Cup
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He sat out of South Africa’s win in the 2007 World Cup

Another devastating injury in his career forced de Villiers to sit out the majority of the World Cup tournament in 2007 due to a bicep tear he sustained in the first game. The Spingboks went on to win the tournament, without their influential centre.