M-Net to showcase Springboks’ 2019 Rugby World Cup journey in Chasing The Sun

M-Net has announced its upcoming documentary series, Chasing The Sun, which will document the Springboks’ journey to the 2019 Rugby World Cup victory.

M-Net announced at the DStv Showcase on Wednesday, 19 August 2020, that it will be premiering a new sport documentary series, Chasing The Sun. 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. The SuperSport-produced series will follow the South African rugby team, the Springboks, who won the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.

DStv stated, “SuperSport was granted unprecedented access to the Springboks, both in the build-up and during the tournament, which helped produce this incredible series.” Springboks captain, Siya Kolisi, will also share his personal experience on their road to victory, and detail the trials and tribulations they experienced beforehand.

Watch the preview of Chasing The Sun below.