Blast from the past: Player wins the claret jug for second and third time

12 July 2021 - 21:27

Today in SA sports history: July 13

1908 — The first Olympics to feature a SA team kicks off in London. With only 13 athletes, SA has the second-smallest team behind Austria, with  nine. UK has 226 athletes, ahead of Denmark (126), Sweden (111), US (68), Finland (64) and Germany (61). In total there are only 18 nations. Still, SA will win a gold and a silver...

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