Blast from the past: it’s one helluva debut for Sanders

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Blast from the past: it’s one helluva debut for Sanders

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Today in SA sports history: April 2

1989 — Pretoria-based boxer Corrie Sanders makes his professional debut at the Good Hope Centre in Cape Town when he stops “King Kong” Dyubele in the first round. 

1994 — Peter Kirsten is the only SA batsman to handle the Australian bowlers as he scores 53 runs from 105 balls in the fifth ODI in East London. SA are dismissed for 158 and the visitors reach the target with 60 balls remaining. SA still lead the eight-match series 3-2...

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