Posted by tinashe on April 23, 2012
Thursday, 22 April 1971

The prime minister announces a new sport policy in which he distinguishes between multiracial sport and multinational sport. Multiracial sport is still forbidden, while multinational sport, that is, sport in which Whites and members of other races compete in separate teams, will be permissible on international level and not at club, provincial or national level.

• Muller, C.F.J. (ed)(1981). Five Hundred years: a history of South Africa; 3rd rev. ed., Pretoria: Academica, p. 528.