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Today in SA sport history: April 2

01 April 2024 - 21:44

1968 — Paul Nash clocks a hand-timed 10.0 sec at a wet Jan Lotz stadium in Krugersdorp to equal the world 100-metre record. The Wits University student shared the mark with seven other men, including American Jim Hines, who went on to win gold at the Olympics later that year...

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