They haven’t beaten them in 10 years, and travelling with a squad with an average age of 22, the SPAR SA Netball team were unlikely to change that statistic when they took on England in the first of three Tests in Birmingham, England, on Monday night.
Having overcome the frustrations of drastically delayed transport, freezing weather and lost bags, the SPAR SA Netball side finally got their UK tour off to a wining start in Deeside, Wales, by defeating the Welsh 45-42 on Saturday night at the Deeside Leisure Centre.
Swimming South Africa has announced five women as part of the 14-member team to represent South Africa at the 12th FINA World Championships, to be held in Melbourne during March 2007.
The third day of the Telkom Trials for the 12th FINA World Championships here in the Kings Park pool, was relatively quiet compared to the first two days when three swimmers qualified for the 2007 Melbourne champs.
Keri-Leigh Shaw ensured South Africa’s campaign at the World Youth Championships in Rio de Janeiro ended on a successful note on Sunday.