Blasts from the past: Gaffie’s two tries kill off the Pumas

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Blasts from the past: Gaffie’s two tries kill off the Pumas

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Today in SA sports history: December 4

1993 — Baby Jake Matlala makes the first defence of his first world title, the WBO flyweight crown, as he forces Italian Luigi Camputaro down in the seventh round at Sun City. Matlala went on to win four world titles in all.

1994 — Edward Motale strikes early in the second half as the SA soccer team draws 1-1 against Cameroon in a four-nations tournament at Ellis Park in Johannesburg. Roger Milla had put Cameroon in front. The result meant SA and Ivory Coast, both with five points, shared the spoils as tournament victors...

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