Madibaz ready for close tussle in Varsity Netball tournament
Nelson Mandela University netball coach Lana Krige is anticipating the closest Varsity Netball season yet as her charges prepare for a good showing in the six-week competition that starts on Sunday.
Krige said the eight teams that will do battle in the fifth season were closer matched than ever and, with fewer national players on the team sheets, she believed the competition was wide open.
"Varsity Cup is going to be very interesting and I think this year will be a...
New signing Kristen Louw dazzles with Cycle4Cansa win
Bestmed-ASG's new signing Kristen Louw started her tenure with the team on a high note when she won the 50km mountain bike title at the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship on Saturday.
The race started from Sun City in the Pilanesberg and took riders through sections of the Gary Player and Lost City golf courses as well as the Letsatsing Game Reserve.
The petit 19-year-old from Potchefstroom said she had been determined to put on a good show for her new team and...
The University of Johannesburg will be aiming to build on the improved showing they gave in the University Sport South Africa week when their Varsity Netball campaign gets under way in Bloemfontein on August 27.
In July, the UJ outfit showed how their game had progressed by finishing third in the Ussa event, which was three places better than their 2016 effort.
Now coach Leigh-Ann Smal wants the team to build on that by aiming for at least a top three...