Ramaphosa congratulates World Cup finalists Springboks

South Africa's players celebrate winning the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup semi-final match between Wales and South Africa at the International Stadium Yokohama in Yokohama on October 27, 2019.

FILE: The Springboks will face off with England in the Rugby World Cup final in Japan on Saturday.


JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated the Springboks on making it to the Rugby World Cup final and has invited UK prime Minister Boris Johnson to come and watch the Boks lift the Webb Ellis Cup.

South Africa booked their spot in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final by edging out Wales in the semifinals at Yokohama on Sunday.

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The Boks will now take on England in the final next Saturday at the same venue.