Blast from the past: Tobias breaks down barriers for the Boks

Today in SA sports history: May 30

29 May 2023 - 21:03

1981 — Errol Tobias becomes the first black Springbok, making his debut at centre against Ireland at Newlands. South Africa won the first test of the two-match series 23-15, outscoring their opponents three tries to two. Tobias’s midfield partner, Danie Gerber, scored two tries and flank Rob Louw one...

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