Blast from the past: The great Hugo Porta destroys the Boks

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Blast from the past: The great Hugo Porta destroys the Boks

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Today in SA sports history: April 3
1982 — The Springboks, a week after smashing a South American team 50-18, are stunned to a 12-21 defeat in the second Test in Bloemfontein. Argentina flyhalf Hugo Porta scored all the points for the visitors – a try, a conversion, four penalties and a drop. Danie Gerber scored SA’s only try with Naas Botha nailing the conversion and adding two penalties.

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