Sporting Life

South Africa captain Kolisi journeys from sock-less boy to unifying champion

It's just socks, Siya Kolisi's classmates in his new school told him.

"You don't understand," he replied.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 05, 2019, with the headline 'Kolisi journeys from sock-less boy to unifying champion'. Print Edition | Subscribe