Sports venues around South Africa that have played a part in shaping women’s sport get the nod this week in our #gsportTop10 list as the country prepares to host two major women’s World Cups in 2023. #ProudlySA #FreedomFriday
Randburg Hockey Stadium
The SA women’s hockey team have been crowned African champs for the sixth consecutive time in Randburg on Sunday, scoring 68 goals in six matches against the continent’s best, without conceding once.
Bernie Coston was a goal-scoring machine on day 2 of the African Hockey Champs, as SA defeated Nigeria 15-0 for a big opening win
Captain Izelle Lategan leads from the front as SAU21’s come out overwhelming champs, beating Ghana 4-0 in the final of the Junior World Cup Africa Qualifier Tournament at the Randburg Hockey Stadium on Saturday
Having booked their finals berth in the Africa Qualifier tournament for the 2013 Junior Hockey World Cup on Wednesday, SA U21 used Friday’s match vs Zimbabwe as a useful workout ahead of Saturday’s final against Ghaha
SA U21’s beat passionate Kenya 5-1 in the Junior Hockey World Cup Africa Qualifier Tournament at the Randburg Hockey Stadium on Tuesday, ahead of likely title match fixture against early log runners-up Ghana on Wednesday.
The SA U21 Hockey team has thrashed Namibia 9-0 in their opening encounter of the Junior Africa Cup of Nations in Randburg. SA next play Kenya on Tuesday at 2pm.
SA U21 Hockey team Captain Izelle Lategan hopes her experience with the senior team will inspire her side in the Junior Africa Cup of Nations. SA will kick off their campaign against Namibia on Sunday.
South Africa’s Olympic hockey stars return to action in the 2012 SA Women’s Interprovincial Hockey Tournament in Randburg, starting this Sunday. Western Province are the defending champions, having beaten Southern Gauteng 4-3 in the 2011 Final in Bloemfontein.
The Investec Tri-Nations Series match between Belgium and the Investec South Africa women’s hockey team was abandoned with 26 minutes left due to persistent lightning around the Randburg Hockey Stadium Sunday afternoon.