M-Net has shared the first glimpse of the highly anticipated docu-series, Chasing The Sun, which looks at the South Africa ruby team’s win at the 2019 World Cup.
M-Net’s upcoming docu-series, Chasing The Sun, will showcase the Springboks’ 2019 Rugby World Cup journey. The four-part series will look back at the national team’s 57 – 0 defeat against New Zealand in 2017, which served as the biggest loss in South Africa’s rugby history.
The preview of the upcoming documentary shows the team reflecting on the impact of the loss on them and the country, and how they made a pact to redeem themselves.
The clip also showed Captain Siya Kolisi predicting their win at the 2019 World Cup, ahead of the tournament, and sharing the pride he felt after returning home with the Webb Ellis Cup. The series will premiere on Sunday, 4 October 2020, with the last instalment scheduled for Sunday, 1 November 2020, which marks the one-year anniversary of the national rugby team’s World Cup win.
Watch the preview of Chasing The Sun below.