Blast from the past: Die Doring van Despatch delivers

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Blast from the past: Die Doring van Despatch delivers

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Today in SA sports history: October 18

1980 — Danie Gerber scores a try on international debut as the Springboks beat South America 22-13 in the first of two tests in Montevideo. Morne du Plessis, the Bok captain since June 1975, missed the match because of injury. Flanker Theuns Stofberg was the skipper that day.

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