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Today in SA sports history: February 25

24 February 2021 - 20:22 By david isaacson

Today in SA sports history: February 25

1972 — Lorna Ward, one of three survivors from the SA women’s previous Test 11 years earlier, takes five wickets for 47 runs on the first day of the first Test against New Zealand at Newlands. The Kiwis, after collapsing from 128/1 to 199/9, recovered to 251 all out in their first innings. The three-day match petered out into a tame draw...

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