Blasts from the past: Welcome Ncita chows ‘Sugar Baby’

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Blasts from the past: Welcome Ncita chows ‘Sugar Baby’

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Today in SA sports history: September 28
1989 — Brian Mitchell makes his US debut in Lewiston, Maine, and stops Irving Mitchell in the seventh round to record his ninth successful defence.
1991 — In the first IBF world title bout to be staged on South African soil, junior-featherweight Welcome Ncita outpointed Colombia’s “Sugar Baby” Rojas at Sun City to notch up his fifth defence.

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