SHELL PROMOTION

SOUTH AFRICA 97

August 1997 saw Corinthian team up with oil giants SHELL, to release a series of 12 South Africa sporting legends figures.



Each figure was inside a sealed secret sachet and given away at SHELL petrol stations. No collector cards were produced but there was a collectors information file inside each sachet, which detailed the range.



The range consisted of 3 football players, 3 cricket players, 3 rugby players, a boxer, a swimmer and a runnner, with all figures being done on an oval base.



The 3 football figures were Lucas Radebe, John 'Shoes' Moshoeu and Doctor Khumalo, with the figures being in South Africa home kit.


The 3 Cricketer's are Paul Adams, Hansie Cronje and Allan Donald, with the 3 Rugby players in South Africa kit being James Small, Chester Williams and Joos Van Der Westhuizen.



The other 3 were South Africa sporting icon's, Boxer Baby Jake Matlala, Swimmer Penny Heyns and Runner Josia Thugwana.




Figure List:


SHO001 - James Small - South Africa - Rugby


SHO002 - Joost Van Der Westhuizen - South Africa - Rugby


SHO003 - Chester Williams - South Africa - Rugby


SHO004 - Doctor Khumalo - South Africa - Football


SHO005 - Lucas Radebe - South Africa - Football


SHO006 - John Moshoeu - South Africa - Football


SHO007 - Paul Adams - South Africa - Cricket


SHO008 - Hansie Cronje - South Africa - Cricket


SHO009 - Allan Donald - South Africa - Cricket


SHO010 - Penny Heyns - South Africa - Swimmer


SHO011 - Bay Jake Mutlala - South Africa - Boxer


SHO012 - Josia Thugwana - South Africa - Runner

James Small

South Africa

Rugby

SHO001


Joost Van Der Westhuizen

South Africa

Rugby

SHO002


Chester Williams

South Africa

Rugby

SHO003


Doctor Khumalo

South Africa

Home

SHO004


Lucas Radebe

South Africa

Home

SHO005


John 'Shoes' Moshoeu

South Africa

Home

SHO006


Paul Adams 'Gogga'

South Africa

Cricket

SHO007


Hansie Cronje

South Africa

Cricket

SHO008


Allan Donald

South Africa

Cricket

SHO009


Penny Heyns

South Africa

Swimmer

SHO010


Baby Jake Mutlala

South Africa

Boxer

SHO011


Josia Thugwana

South Africa

Runner

SHO012


SHELL Headliners 97

South Africa Sachet

SHELL Headliners 97

South Africa Information File