After leading the Springboks to Rugby World Cup victory in Yokohama on Saturday, Siya Kolisi has become a household name.
Born Siyamthanda Kolisi on the 16th of June 1991, he is best known for his role as Stormers flanker in Super Rugby and a Western Province player in the Currie Cup.
Earlier this year, he made history as the first black sportsman to captain the Springboks. Back in 2013, he made his Springbok debut at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.
Place of birth: Zwide, South Africa
Weight: 105 kg
High School:Grey High School
A softie by nature, Kolisi married Rachel Smith in 2016 and have two adorable kids Nicholas Siyamthanda (2015) and daughter Keziah (2017).