Siya Kolisi

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi said the way this team ended their Cardiff hoodoo is a warning to take nothing for granted when they face Scotland. Image via Instagram: @Siya_Kolisi_The_Bear

Siya Kolisi is NOT the only sportsperson with an autobiography called RISE!

Springbok skipper Siya Kolisi’s autobiography RISE hit shelves earlier this month – but he’s NOT the only top sportsperson with a book with the same title!

Siya Kolisi

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi said the way this team ended their Cardiff hoodoo is a warning to take nothing for granted when they face Scotland. Image via Instagram: @Siya_Kolisi_The_Bear

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi’s autobiography RISE hit shelves earlier this month – but he’s NOT the only top sportsperson with a book with the same title!

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In his book, Kolisi shares his personal story in an intimate memoir which is a must-read.

Kolisi details his successes both on and off the rugby field, his upbringing in a township outside Gqeberha, as well as his battle with substance abuse, particularly alcohol, and how it almost cost him his family.

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Kolisi married Rachel Smith in 2016 and the couple have two children together: son Nicholas and daughter Keziah.

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Meanwhile, former American World Cup alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn also plans to release her memoir early next year – and you guessed it, it’s called RISE.

Vonn is best known for dominating the slopes in the downhill and Super-G in particular – and for dating Tiger Woods!

One wonders what she’s planning on revealing in the book with regards to the former world No 1 golfer …