Mark Barnes Columnist

Just over two weeks ago, well after dark, two amazing events happened within an hour or so of each other that may change the course of history in SA.

Bafana Bafana scored the goal that would give them victory over the host nation, Egypt, in the African Cup of Nations, and the Proteas beat Australia in their cricket World Cup match. The victories themselves were hardly earth-shattering, but their impact was significant to so many of us.

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