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'Old' Ruan Pienaar hopes to finish career on high note as he joins Free State Cheetahs

Unexpected twists part of a career that has come full circle

04 August 2019 - 00:00 By LIAM DEL CARME

The voice at the other end was not that of Ruan Pienaar when the Sunday Times called this week. It was his mom.

Pienaar, capped 88 times for the Springboks, is back home in every sense, but his decision to return to the place of his birth is as close to involuntary as you can imagine...

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