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SA hockey men edge Egypt in 5-goal thriller

Hockey

Jonothan at Hartleyvale In an action-packed Test match that oozed class and huge endeavour, the SA men’s hockey team outlasted arch-continental rivals Egypt 3-2 at Hartleyvale in Cape Town Sunday to go top of Pool A in the Greenfields FIH World League Round 2 tournament. SA earned two log points on Saturday against China, one …

SA hockey women put six past Chile

Hockey

SA hockey women put six past Chile JONATHAN COOK at Hartleyvale Three goals inside six minutes in  the second chukka and three goals inside six minutes in the third chukka earned the Investec South Africa women’s hockey team a 6-0 win over Chile in the third Test at Hartleyvale in Cape Town Monday. The victory …

Western Province Cricket Association looks to grow into new Frontiers

Cape Town, 23 September 2014 – The Western Province Cricket Association has appointed the Western Cape Division of Frontiers Sport & Entertainment as its official commercial advisors. The appointment is for two years and Frontiers remit will cover: marketing strategy for the stadium and the Cape Cobras Franchise, the sale and renewal of stadium suites, …

Cape Cobras preparing for the Season ahead

Cape Cobras preparing for the Season ahead

Shrugging off off-season rustiness, fine-tuning combinations and matching the frenetic pace and intensity of Twenty/20-games will be the goal of the Cape Cobras when they embark on their pre-season tour to Potchefstroom and Johannesburg from 28th to 2nd September. Justin Ontong, the Cape Cobras captain, said the team wishes to prepare effectively for the Champions …

WESTERN CAPE CRICKET ANNOUNCES CLT20 SQUAD TO TRAVEL TO INDIA

WESTERN CAPE CRICKET ANNOUNCES CLT20 SQUAD TO TRAVEL TO INDIA

Western Cape Cricket (Pty) Ltd announced the Cape Cobras 15-strong squad to travel to the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) tournament which will take place in India from 13 September to 4 October 2014. It is: Justin Ontong (Captain) Hashim Amla Jean-Paul Duminy Justin Kemp Rory Kleinveldt Charl Langeveldt Richard Levi Aviwe Mgijima Robin Peterson Vernon …

SOUTH AFRICAN WORLD TENNIS RANKINGS

South Africa draw Turkey in Davis Cup 2015

Men Singles Previous Current 20 20 Kevin Anderson 468 472 Fritz Wolmarans 568 574 Tucker Vorster 583 583 Rik de Voest 627 691Ruan Roelofse 617 613 Nik Scholtz 608 614 Dean O’Brien 882 885 Damon Gooch 1,094 1,096 Jean Andersen 1,523 1,526 Stefan Fortmann Doubles Previous Current 23 23 Raven Klaasen 84 84 Kevin Anderson …

LLOYD HARRIS RUN AT YOUTH TENNIS OLYMPICS COMES TO AN END

South Africa draw Turkey in Davis Cup 2015

Nanjing, China – Seventeen year old Lloyd Harris of Cape Town, Western Province ended his Youth Olympic Games campaign in Nanjing, China on Tuesday. Harris was beaten in round two of the singles by seventh seed Kamil Majchrzak of Poland, 2-6 0-6. In the doubles first round, Harris teamed up with Guy Iradukunda of Burundi. …

SOUTH AFRICAN WORLD TENNIS RANKINGS

Barnard on course for second title

Men Singles Previous Current 17 20 Kevin Anderson 475 468 Fritz Wolmarans 542 568 Tucker Vorster 584 583 Rik de Voest 568 608 Dean O’Brien 615 617 Nik Scholtz 622 627 Ruan Roelofse 887 882 Damon Gooch 1,095 1,094 Jean Andersen 1,531 1,523 Stefan Fortmann Doubles Previous Current 25 23 Raven Klaasen 83 84 Kevin …