Blasts from the past: Lambie saves the Boks from slaughter

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Blasts from the past: Lambie saves the Boks from slaughter

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Today in SA sports history: October 4

1996 — Sandile Sobandla is knocked out in the fourth round by Thai legend Samson Dutchboy Gym, holder of the WBF junior-bantamweight title, in Roi-et.

2014 — Substitute flyhalf Pat Lambie kicks a late penalty to clinch a 27-25 victory over the All Blacks at Ellis Park. Two tries by flyhalf Handre Pollard and one by scrumhalf Francois Hougaard had helped the hosts to a 21-13 halftime lead, but the visitors came back in the second half and with 11 minutes remaining took a one-point lead after replacement hooker Dane Coles scored an unconverted try. ..

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