Sport South Africa - Official Yearbook of SA Sport, 1996

The unity years of SA sport will be remembered for the influence sport exerted on the birth of a new nation. When our cricket team destroyed traditional pre-isolation rivals Australia in the 1992 World Cup tournament, an inapropriate banner in the Sydney Cricket Ground read: "C'mon Auzzies, let's rip them apartheid." Ever since these watershed years sport has set the pace for nation-building and has helped to project South Africa's new non-racial identity to the world with epic performances in high-profile sport such as rugby, cricket and soccer

: 07 April 2011
: 1996
Publication Page
: 200
Media Type
: Book