GLOW UP: Kid’s transformation from schoolboy wonder to Springbok STAR-BOY

GLOW UP: Kid's transformation from schoolboy wonder to Springbok STAR-BOY

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Check out this awesome video showing just how quickly Canan Moodie went from a schoolboy star to a Springbok superstar ready to take the world by star at RWC 2023.

At just 20, Moodie is the youngest of the 33 players in Springboks squad set to compete at the 2023 Rugby World Cup and he is certainly also one of the most exciting rookies at the tournament.

His maturity and excellent performances so far in the Springbok jersey belie his tender age, but this video shared on the Bulls’ social media platforms demonstrates just how young he is. He finished school just three years ago and is already a global star.

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WATCH: FROM SCHOOLBOY TO SPRINGBOK

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SOUTH AFRICA’S RUGBY WORLD CUP POOL B FIXTURES

All times SA

Sunday, 10 September – Springboks v Scotland, Stade Velodrome, Marseille – 17:45
Sunday, 17 September – South Africa v Romania, Stade de Bordeaux, Bordeaux – 15:00
Saturday, 23 September – Springboks v Ireland, Stade de France, Paris – 21:00
Sunday, 1 October – South Africa v Tonga, Stade Velodrome, Marseille – 21:00

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RWC SQUAD

Forwards: Steven Kitshoff, Vincent Koch, Frans Malherbe, Ox Nche, Trevor Nyakane, Bongi Mbonambi, Malcolm Marx, Eben Etzebeth, Jean Kleyn, Marvin Orie, RG Snyman, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Siya Kolisi (captain), Kwagga Smith, Marco van Staden, Duane Vermeulen, Jasper Wiese

Backs: Faf de Klerk, Jaden Hendrikse, Cobus Reinach, Grant Williams, Manie Libbok, Damian Willemse, Damian de Allende, Andre Esterhuizen, Jesse Kriel, Kurt-Lee Arendse, Cheslin Kolbe, Willie le Roux, Makazole Mapimpi, Canan Moodie

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Canan Moodie escaped a life of gangsterism and crime.
Images via Facebook: @canan.moodie

Source: https://www.thesouthafrican.com/sport/rugby/springboks/glow-up-kids-transformation-from-schoolboy-to-springbok-star-boy-1-september-2023/

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