Semenya marches into semi-finals
South African athlete Caster Semenya made a solid start to her Olympic Games campaign when she ran to qualify for the semi-final of the women’s 800 metres in London on Wednesday (08/08/2012).
Nell demands 100% against Leopards
EASTERN Province Kings captain Darron Nell is demanding an 80-minute performance from his team-mates when they face the Leopards in an Absa Currie Cup first division match in Port Elizabeth on Friday night (7.10pm).
Sexton sets EP target
FORMER Canterbury Crusaders hooker Matt Sexton has settled into his role as EP Kings rugby coach and will be aiming to keep them on top after an unbeaten run so far.
THE fourth round of the Consolidated PEBC women’s pairs competition which was not completed last month will be continued next Wednesday to 15 ends.
DF victorious over rivals VP
HOSTS DF Malherbe scored a convincing 19-3 (halftime 12-3) victory over Victoria Park in an entertaining schools rugby fixture at the weekend.
St Andrew’s thrash Muir
MUIR travelled to Grahamstown at the weekend and were beaten 47-17 by St Andrew’s.
Woodridge boys unbeaten
THE Woodridge first boys’ hockey team have had an outstanding season this year, ending unbeaten in the Eastern Province.
Hockey win for Collegiate
COLLEGIATE enjoyed a keen sporting contest against Framesby when they hosted their PE rivals in netball and hockey at the weekend.
PE Open winner
HUMEWOOD’S Mark Lloyd provided a reminder of his talent when he won the Beta Chemicals PE Open at the Port Elizabeth Golf Club on Sunday.
Bay’s Imbasa crash out of Nestle Milo tournament
MOTHERWELL’S Imbasa Primary School were eliminated in the group stages of the provincial annual Nestle Milo Champions knockout tournament held at the Dumpy Adams grounds in Queenstown on Saturday.
Motherwell win in rain-hit Pefa league
RAIN was again the winner in the Pefa Premier League at the weekend with only two matches played. The rest were postponed due to waterlogged fields.
Madibaz prove too good for brave Progress
THE NMMU Madibaz 1st XV rugby team narrowly defeated Progress 17-14 in a hard-fought Nelson Mandela Bay Mayoral Cup final clash at the Central field in Uitenhage at the weekend.
Schools rugby feast
NDZONDELELO senior team beat David Livingstone 17-8 in a fiercely contested SA Rugby Coca-Cola regional final at Dan Qeqe Stadium in Zwide on Friday.
Kings draw with Pumas
THE EP Kings extended their lead at the top of the standings despite a high-scoring Nelspruit stalemate in the weekend’s Currie Cup First Division rugby action.
Club competition results
Golfers hoping rain stays away for PE Open after earlier events cancelled
THE province’s leading golfers will be hoping the rain stays away this weekend ahead of the Beta Chemicals PE Open at PE Golf Club on Sunday.
THE Essen School Karate, which was established more than 30 years ago, has achieved a coup by embarking on a direct linkage with the Organisation of Meibukan Goju Ryu, where karate originated in China.
Financial support necessary for Banyana
THE winless Banyana Banyana crew may have had a maiden voyage to the Olympic Games they would rather forget when one considers their results in the group stages.
PE pupil bags EP series
GREY High’s Brian Wessels held off a spirited challenge from Southern Cape’s Jack Duthie and Ronald Baxter, of Eastern Province, to claim the 22nd Glacier Junior Series title at St Francis Links on Sunday.
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