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England’s flanker Tom Curry accuses South Africa’s Bongi Mbonambi of calling him a “white c***t”.

This incident happened during England’s heartbreaking World Cup semi-final defeat on Saturday.

Watching the video, you can hear Tom Curry making the allegation of a racist slur to the referee in the 28th minute of the match.

Sir, sir, if their hooker calls me a white c***t what do I do??

To which the New Zealand referee responded by saying:

Nothing please……….. I’ll be on it.

England’s Tom Curry speaks to Ben O’Keeffe, the referee of England’s World Cup semi-final against South Africa

Fans have taken to Twitter to express their views :

South Africa Rugby has issued a statement saying:

We are aware of the allegation, which we take very seriously,a nd are reviewing the available evidence……We will engage with Bongi if anything is found to substantiate the claim.

South Africa will take on the All Blacks this Sunday the 29th of October, 2023, at 7.00am.

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