The Penguin Book of South African Sports Trivia
The perfect beer, braai and half-time break companion. Sports masterminds David O'Sullivan and Kevin McCallum have been collecting sports trivia for years. Now they have pooled their resources and spent countless hours of deliberation and phone calls to friends and famous sportsmen and women (not to mention several cases of beer) to bring you the most fascinating, and at times mind-boggling, collection of sports trivia. Read hundreds of fascinating questions about South African sport through the years and see if you can anticipate their answers. Do you know: Which one-eyed Norwegian captained the SA cricket team? Why Percy Montgomery punched Butch James before the World Cup in 2007? What bloody spectacle marked the start of the 1986 Castle League championship at Ellis Park? How Thabo Mbeki was responsible for the only loss the West Indian cricket team suffered on their tour of England in June 1966? Which kwaito star has a father famous for his exploits in show jumping? How Madonna helped start Gary Kirsten's international cricket career? What Jomo Sono did during his wedding reception? Find out the answers to these questions and hundreds more ...
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 28 May 2009
- Penguin Books (SA) (Pty) Ltd
- The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd
- Parklands, South Africa