It goes without saying that the Cape Town Sevens brought along with it a thrilling vibe. However, spirits were dampened after the Blitzboks faced a 19-12 defeat to New Zealand at Cape Town Stadium.
As South Africa crashed out of the semi-finals, masses of supporters were seen leaving the stadium.
According to sport24, “The Blitzboks would go on to secure third place with a 19-17 win over Canada, but it was a small consolation for what they will consider a failed tournament.”
Watch how fans leave in their numbers: