Cheetahs captain Ruan Pienaar praised his side after they finally broke their duck against Irish side Munster on Friday night, racking up their first victory against the Irish and stopping Munster’s unbeaten run 40-16 in this year’s PRO14 Rugby Championship and against South African sides.
The Springboks will play their quarterfinal match against Japan in the Tokyo Stadium next Sunday.
South Africa will meet a very impressive home side Japan in the Rugby World Cup quarterfinals next weekend.
Scotland's pool deciding Rugby World Cup match against Japan has been given the go-ahead as the impact of Typhoon Hagibis began to ease.
The continued uncertainty of whether Japan’s match against Scotland on Sunday will be cancelled leaves the Springboks and Ireland (and of course the All Blacks) in a land of uncertainty regarding their planning for next weekend’s quarterfinal.