Hockey 24 Seven – Episode 6 – Allistar Fredericks

Allistar Fredericks became a hero for many when he became the first player of colour to represent South Africa’s Hockey Men. In a career that saw Fredericks feature at the 1996 Summer Olympics, the striker collected 57 goals in his 59 caps.  The Atlanta Olympics stood out for Ally as a special moment in his career as he also got to make the whole Olympic Team speech to Nelson Mandela at his Pretoria home before they departed for the Olympic Games. Since retiring in 1998 Ally has made hockey his life

Derek and Jabu chat to Ally about his national career, the challenges he faced, meeting Madiba and of course what keeps him busy now. And will he triumph in the One Question Quiz???

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