News24.com | Blitzboks hoping Cape Town ‘vibe’ can lead them to Rugby World Cup Sevens glory

News24.com | Blitzboks hoping Cape Town ‘vibe’ can lead them to Rugby World Cup Sevens glory

Muller du Plessis. (Photo by David Van Der Sandt/Gallo Images)

Muller du Plessis. (Photo by David Van Der Sandt/Gallo Images)

The Blitzboks kick-start their Rugby World Cup Sevens campaign on Friday and Neil Powell’s charges are looking forward to running out on the turf at one of their favourite venues, Cape Town Stadium.

With Covid-19 causing havoc with sporting events worldwide in 2020 and 2021, South Africa hasn’t played in the Mother City since 2019.

With thousands of passionate supporters cheering them on, the Blitzboks hope that home ground advantage will help them capture their first-ever Rugby World Cup S

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