8 Things You Didn’t Know About Jean de Villiers

Written by Makula Dunbar
Mandela was a Bok good luck charm – sabc.co.za

De Villiers and the Springboks won every game Nelson Mandela attended

Nelson Mandela attended six games during de Villier’s career, and the Springboks won them all. De Villiers said he attributes the wins to Mandela’s aura, as the great man always brought out the best in people. The Springboks played unbelievably well in each of the games.