Blasts from the past: Western Province break All Blacks run

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Blasts from the past: Western Province break All Blacks run

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Today in SA sports history: July 17

1937 — The Springboks score six tries as they beat Australia 26-17 in Sydney in the second Test to wrap up the two-match series 2-0. Debutant George van Reenen scored two of the visitors’ tries, with legendary winger DO Williams and centre Louis Brabow scoring their first tries for the Boks. Scrumhalf Danie Craven played the match at eighthman.

1960 — Sewsunker “Papwa” Sewgolum retains his Dutch Open title by three strokes with an overall 280 at Eindhovensche in Eindhoven. Runner-up by three shots was countryman Denis Hutchinson...

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