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The first rugby match that is played in SA

Saturday, 23 August 1862
On 23 August 1862, the first rugby match heralded the start of what would become a big sport among White people in South Africa. The first rugby club, Hamilton, was formed in 1875 and was soon followed by the Villagers Club. As the popularity of the sport grew, the Rugby Union Board was formed. After South Africa was banned from international sport, it meant that it could no longer participate in international rugby matches. South Africa was allowed to return to international rugby in..
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