Blasts from the past: WBF belt goes to Molefyane in 1994

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Blasts from the past: WBF belt goes to Molefyane in 1994

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Today in SA sports history: September 18

1965 — The Springboks suffer what is then their biggest margin of defeat as they lose the final fourth Test against New Zealand at Eden Park in Auckland by 3-20. Lock Tiny Naude landed a lone penalty for the visitors, who leaked five tries on the day. The 17-point margin eclipsed the 15-point deficit they’d suffered against Australia in Durban in 1933.

1994 — Ditau Molefyane becomes the first SA boxer to win a marginal world title, claiming the WBF junior-lightweight strap after knocking out Noe Antonio Hernandez in Durban...

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