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Racing fans already love Siya Kolisi following dominant victory over La Rochelle

BY Philip Bendon  ·  Monday Nov 27, 2023

Siya Kolisi, the esteemed captain of the Springboks and two-time Rugby World Cup winner, has seamlessly transitioned into life with Racing 92 in the French Top 14, bringing his infectious enthusiasm to the vibrant rugby scene in Paris.

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The charismatic leader has not only made an impact on the pitch but has also endeared himself to the Racing 92 community off-field.

In a recent showdown against the formidable back-to-back Champions Cup winners La Rochelle, Kolisi showcased his prowess as he led Racing 92 to a resounding 32-10 victory.

The triumph was not only a testament to Kolisi’s on-field skills but also highlighted the seamless integration of the South African star into his new club.

Post-match, the joyous atmosphere spilled over as Kolisi joined Racing 92’s band for a lively celebration.

His dance moves, a fusion of traditional South African rhythms and contemporary flair, resonated with both the band and the elated fans.

The charismatic display reflected Kolisi’s ability to unite cultures and bring a sense of camaraderie to the Racing 92 community.

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The scenes of Kolisi dancing with the band and engaging with fans underscored the positive impact he has had since joining Racing 92. His presence has not only elevated the team’s performance but has also created an inclusive and spirited environment within the club.

Racing 92 supporters have quickly embraced Kolisi, recognizing not only his on-field contributions but also his off-field charisma.

The South African captain’s journey with Racing 92 is becoming a story of unity, celebration, and success, as he continues to leave an indelible mark on the French Top 14 and reinforces his status as a global rugby icon.

With each dance step, Siya Kolisi is not only winning matches but also winning hearts in the French capital.

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