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The best images from South Africa’s World Cup final win over England

The Springboks stormed to victory.

England’s players were distraught (David Davies/PA)
England’s players were distraught (David Davies/PA)

By PA Sport Staff

South Africa won their third Rugby World Cup with a 32-12 victory over England in Yokohama.

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Here, the PA news agency picks out the best pictures from the match.

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Handre Pollard helps himself to 22 points through six penalties and a pair of conversions (Adam Davy/PA)
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South Africa scrum-half Faf De Klerk flattens Tom Curry (Adam Davy/PA)
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Makazole Mapimpi goes in for the game’s opening try (Adam Davy/PA)
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Cheslin Kolbe celebrates after wrapping up the victory with the second try (Adam Davy/PA)
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South Africa captain Siya Kolisi shakes hands with Japan’s Crown Prince Akishino ahead of lifting the trophy (Adam Davy/PA)
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Kolisi is presented with the Webb Ellis Cup (Adam Davy/PA)
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South Africa celebrate their victory (Adam Davy/PA)
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England’s players wonder what might have been (Ashley Western/PA)

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