gsport’s video wrap of the best of the weekend’s sports news, on Monday 5 November, 2018
In an absolutely thrilling final in Bloemfontein on Monday night, the home side, UFS Kovsies, stunned and outplayed defending champions, UP Tuks, to win the 2018 Varsity Netball tournament 63-59.
The Proteas brought out their A-Game to win the final T20 international by three wickets and earn well-deserved come-from-behind series-levelling kudos away against the West Indies, just ahead of the ICC Women’s World T20 in November - also in the West Indies!
Banyana Banyana suffer their first loss in seven matches as they go down 2-1 in their opening international friendly away to Chile, as part of the team’s preparations for the AFCON women’s tournament in Ghana in November
Nerves of steel as Ekurhuleni overcome Western Province to lift the 2018 SA Women’s Golf IPT title in Stellenbosch, while Mpumalanga held Border to a draw to win the B-Section and the coveted promotion that comes with the trophy
Both openers Laura Wolvaardt and Lizelle Lee scored 50’s in the Proteas’ chase overnight, the 8 wicket-win offering the visitors a chance at levelling the series against the West Indies in the fifth encounter on Saturday
Western Province’s strategy of playing to personal skills paid handsome dividends in the team’s campaign to defend their Golf IPT title at Devonvale Golf and Wine Estate on Tuesday
Kovsies overpowered Maties 56-45 in a nail-biting Varsity Netball semi-final at the Callie Human in Bloemfontein on Monday evening, the home side booking their place in tournament final.