Well Equiped; What The Pros Are Using

Here is a oldie but a goodie from a South African magazine named Sports Illustrated.

This magazine featured an article that makes a comparison of kit worn between Shankar Lakshman, who was goalkeeper in the 1950’s and Chris Hibbert the current South African.

Shankar Lakshman was nicknamed the rock of Gibraltar…


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3 thoughts on “Well Equiped; What The Pros Are Using”

  1. I personally don’t think there’s such a ridiculous difference in protection. It would take something special to take something off you with an ABS helmet on. And surely he’s confident enough using it. I can’t imagine he hasn’t been hit in the helmet before, he obviously believes in their protective qualities.

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