Vodacom League starts next month
PORT Elizabeth soccer teams Bay Stars and Highbury will have to wait a bit longer to see some action this season with the Vodacom League set to start on September 28.
Bay tournament kicks off today
THE Nodefa pre-season Knockout Tournament, which carries a purse of R10000, kicks off at the Bay’s Jabavu Stadium today (24/08/2012).
Gruelling bike race soon
THERE will be plenty of challenges, including steep climbs and gruelling downhills, plus magnificent scenery, when the Lions Woodoc Kat Mountain Biking Challenge takes place on September 9.
Londt Park clash could play big part in who wins trophy
THE clash between Callies and Central Acemates at Londt Park tonight could go a long way towards deciding who lifts the Pefa Premier League soccer trophy next month.
Young EP hockey team can surprise
A YOUNG Eastern Province men’s hockey team will be aiming to cause a few surprises when the SA men’s interprovincial gets under way in Bloemfontein on Sunday.
Moon to Noon riders in dark
THE newly announced Moon to Noon endurance race around Knysna will keep adventurous mountain bikers in the dark when they ride out at midnight on Friday, October 26.
Weekend sport club fixtures
Armstrong finally loses the will to fight
Lance Armstrong has never lacked the stomach for a fight, surviving testicular cancer and emerging triumphant from the gruelling Tour de France a record seven times, but on Thursday (23/08/2012) the American finally said ‘enough is enough’.
PE Club hoping to put themselves well ahead of the game this weekend
PE CLUB will be looking to consolidate their position at the top of the PE and District men’s premier A tennis league when they clash with NMMU B at PE Club tomorrow.
Van Zyl shines for u-21s with 36 points
EASTERN Province Academy rugby scrumhalf Kayle van Zyl underlined his potential with a personal tally of 36 points as the EP Kings under-21 side thrashed Boland 61-3 in their opening match at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium at the weekend.
Bay firms rally for Urban Run
THE Mandela Bay Development Agency (MBDA) has teamed up with The Herald to ensure the 2012 Urban Run will be the best urban obstacle race in the country.
Despatch aim for club title
DESPATCH are gearing themselves up for a tilt at the national club rugby title next month and will launch their campaign against Mpumalanga team White River.
Dodgers kings of the street
THE Real Dodgers soccer team were crowned the EP champions of the provincial Sporting Chance Kia Street Soccer project after defeating Veeplaas 1-0 in the final in Java Street in Zwide on Tuesday.
UITENHAGE are hosting the annual Old Muirite bowls day at the club on Sunday (9am). Those who still wish to play can phone Derek Dillon (041-9923934). Wors rolls will be on sale and there will be fires for those who wish to bring and braai.
Pearson end season on a high
PEARSON ended their rugby season on a high note by beating Westering 34-22 in a schools encounter at the weekend.
G’town schoolgirl takes rowing silver for SA at junior world champs
DIOCESAN School for Girls rower Jenienne Curr kept the Eastern Cape flag flying high when she claimed the silver medal in the women’s single sculls final at the Junior World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, at the weekend.
VP soccer team manage to edge out Alex
VICTORIA Park maintained their unbeaten record in the schools soccer league this year when they overcame Alexander Road 2-0 in their schools derby at the weekend.
Siblings take honours on tough motor rally course
THE Pretoria brother-and-sister combination of Jaacie Visagie and Irma Schoeman are the 2012 Amarok Spirit of Africa champions following the holding of the finals on the farm Aussenkehr in southern Namibia last week.
EP Kings thrash Boland to stay unbeaten
THE Eastern Province Kings have opened up an eight- point lead at the top of the Currie Cup First Division standings with six rounds remaining following their comprehensive 57-19 victory over defending champions Boland in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
WSU soccer too good for Rhodes
WALTER Sisulu University crowned a successful trip to Grahamstown at the weekend when they took the honours in the intervarsity soccer competition.
Walter Sisulu, Madibaz get rugby honours
NMMU Madibaz and Walter Sisulu University took the rugby honours when the Eastern Cape intervarsity ended in a rousing finish at Rhodes Great Field.
NMMU win intervarsity – again
NMMU were crowned Eastern Cape intervarsity champions for the fifth successive year after another weekend of keen contests at Rhodes in Grahamstown on Saturday.
Framesby, DF show class
FRAMESBY beat Nico Malan 35-20 in an excellent schools rugby clash at Framesby on Saturday in a match where the skills of both teams entertained a large crowd.
Pressure on leaders as Callies thump City
CALLIES scored a resounding 6-1 win over PE City in a Pefa Premier League fixture on Saturday to keep the pressure on log leaders Central Acemates.
Moreni brace sparks Valencia win
VALENCIA edged Real Strikers 2-1 on Saturday to win the inaugural Biyana-Mofa Top Eight soccer competition.
Weekend club sports results
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