×

We've got news for you.

Register on Sunday Times at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Blast from the past: Rabada races to 200 Test wickets

Sport

Blast from the past: Rabada races to 200 Test wickets

Sports reporter

Today in SA sports history: January 28

1932 — Don McCorkindale fights to a 15-round draw against Larry Gains for the British Empire heavyweight crown at the Royal Albert Hall in London. McCorkindale fought Gains, a black Canadian, twice more, both at the same venue. Gains won the first rematch, also for the title, some two months later, but the South African won the third, a non-title bout, the following year. McCorkindale was SA’s only world-ranked heavyweight until the 1970s.

2015 — Hashim Amla hits his 19th ODI century as the Proteas thump the West Indies by 131 runs in the fifth match of the series at Centurion. Amla struck 133 from 105 and man-of-the-match Rilee Rossouw made 132 off 98 deliveries to lead SA to 361/5 in their 50 overs. Marlon Samuels (50) top-scored for the visitors in their 230 all out. SA won the series 4-1. Amla was named man of the series...

This article is reserved for Sunday Times Daily subscribers.
A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times Daily content.

Sunday Times Daily

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems?
Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

You have reached the end of the Edition.