Blast from the past: Golden Games sweep for SA tennis

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Blast from the past: Golden Games sweep for SA tennis

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Today in SA sports history: July 4

1912 — SA tennis players Charles Winslow and Harry Kitson claim the doubles gold at the Stockholm Olympics. They also win their respective singles semifinals to ensure an all-SA men’s singles final the following day. Winslow won that match.

1995 — Mbulelo Botile makes the first defence of his IBF bantamweight title, outpointing Liberian Sam Stewart over 12 rounds at the Carousel casino, north of Pretoria...

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