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Lungi Ngidi on sparking Black Lives Matter conversation in 2020: 'I'm no hero'

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Proteas pace bowler Lungi Ngidi.
Proteas pace bowler Lungi Ngidi.
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Proteas pace bowler Lungi Ngidi stepped out of 2020 as the athlete that made the biggest mark off the field, after sparking the conversation about Black Lives Matter in South African sport.

But he said he never felt like a hero at all, despite being the leading voice that could ignite change, inclusivity and more diversity in sports such as cricket.

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