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Sailing wins big at Wits Sports Awards

Sailing wins big at Wits Sports Awards

Photo credit: Ashleigh de Villiers The future of sailing is clearly in good hands – judging by the recipients at the annual Wits Sports Awards. The sport celebrated several major accolades, including Michaela Robinson being named as the university’s Sports Woman of the Year. Adding to that massive achievement, the Wits Yacht Club walked away […]

BAVUMA AND POTGIETER HIT THE GROUND RUNNING

BAVUMA AND POTGIETER HIT THE GROUND RUNNING

Johannesburg – Imperial Lions captain Temba Bavuma scored a century (103), while Delano Potgieter had the best bowling figures of 4-57 at close of Day 1 of a 2-day internal practice match at the Imperial Wanderers Stadium on Thursday. Dwaine Pretorius and Aaron Phangiso were other notable performers with the bat as they scored quick […]

Exciting test first up for the Dolphins

Exciting test first up for the Dolphins

Durban – As the domestic cricket season edges closer, the Dolphins are deep into their final preparation with internal matches at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium ahead of their season opener against the Imperial Lions starting on Monday 2 November. The season starts with a gruelling six rounds of four day cricket before a break over Christmas, […]

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA HITS A SIX ON TRANSFORMATION

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA HITS A SIX ON TRANSFORMATION

Even at a young age, Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) Acting Head of Cricket Pathways, Edward Khoza, was determined to become a cricket administrator to bring about transformational changes in the sport. “When I was younger, I played various sports, including soccer, but what won me over to join the then Bakers Mini-Cricket programme was the […]

THE IMPERIAL WANDERERS STADIUM GOES GREEN

THE IMPERIAL WANDERERS STADIUM GOES GREEN

The Imperial Wanderers Stadium is excited to partner with the ‘Imperial SolarSaver Group to bring much needed solar power to South Africa’s most iconic multipurpose entertainment lifestyle venue. The venue will be one of the first stadiums in the country to ‘Go Green’. The partnership will power the 28 000 capacity stadium while taking a […]

Van Tonder flying high at Huddle

Van Tonder flying high at Huddle

By Michael Vlismas Daniel van Tonder continued his dominance of the Sunshine Tour’s Rise-Up Series as he opened with a nine-under-par 63 including two eagles to lead the first round of the Vodacom Championship Reloaded at Huddle Park Golf Club on Wednesday. Van Tonder is one clear of Christiaan Basson and Louis de Jager, and […]

National Women’s squad hard at work in Potch

National Women’s squad hard at work in Potch

South Africa Under-19 and Women’s National Academy dual head coach Dinesha Devnarain has praised the players who have been participating in this week’s joint training camp that has been taking place in Potchefstroom. The Cricket South Africa (CSA) national women’s camp began at Senwes Park on Monday and will conclude on Friday with physical conditioning […]

Abt appointed Commissioner of Sunshine Tour

Abt appointed Commissioner of Sunshine Tour

The Sunshine Tour has officially announced that Thomas Abt will assume the role of Commissioner of the Tour as of 1 October 2020. Current Commissioner Selwyn Nathan will remain as Deputy Chairman of the Sunshine Tour and will serve as Executive Director of the Tour for the duration of the handover to Abt. Abt was […]

Mitchum increase footprint with WP Women Sponsorship, extend Cobras deal

Mitchum increase footprint with WP Women Sponsorship, extend Cobras deal

Cape Town – Deodorant brand Mitchum have increased their footprint in Western Cape Cricket, by announcing that they have extended their sponsorship rights with the Cape Cobras franchise and will become the first major sponsor of the Western Province Women’s Cricket team. Mitchum have partnered with the Cobras for the past two seasons and their expansion […]