Pan African Games – Durham, North Carolina, 1971: John Akii-Bua breaks Africa’s record with hurdles

Introduction The capacity of 34,000 spectators (a total of two days was 52,000) at the Wallace Wade Stadium of Duke University in Durham in North Carolina, who attended the track and field meeting between the United States and Africa (sometimes referred to as to the United States vs. the World match), was later the largest […]

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