Blast from the past: UK tour woes deepen for Boks

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Blast from the past: UK tour woes deepen for Boks

David Isaacson



Today in SA sports history: December 20

1969 — The Springboks lose their second Test in a row, going down 8-11 to England at Twickenham in London. Lock Peter Larter and hooker John Pullin scored tries for the home side while flanker Piet Greyling dotted down for SA. The Boks had lost to Scotland in their tour opener earlier in the month.

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