Sports

Activism soccer tournament

Four soccer teams will battle it out for top honours on Tuesday 16 December in a soccer tournament inspired by Ward 11 Councillor Mncedisi Gojela.

The event commemorates 16 Days of Activism Against Women and Children Abuse. Seven teams participated in group stages with two group winners and runners up making the semi-finals.

Sophia yougsters award top perfomers

Sophia youngsters are giving their youthful academy more than football with education lessons forming a crucial part of the club.

Warm up for National Cricket Week

The Eastern Province U19 cricket side enjoyed three fine wins over Border U19 in various friendly encounters played this week.

EP hosted Border at St Andrew’s College as the teams played a declaration game and two T20 games. The games were played in preparation for the Coca-Cola U19 Khaya Majola Week which takes place in Pretoria from 17 to 21 December.

New golf course nearly complete

Grocott's Mail's Nomfundo Lukwe and Stephen Penney took a tour of what is set to be the jewel in the crown of project management company Izenzo's Grahamstown development initiatives.

Springbok Sevens squad

The Springbok Sevens have announced an unchanged squad for the defence of their home Cup title, the Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens tournament.

Kuyasa takes part in the schools chamionships

Eleven pupils from Kuyasa Special School left for Pretoria this week to take part in the South African Schools championships.

Albany dresses Ndwayana

Ahead of his much anticipated SA welterweight showdown in Mdantsane Saturday13 December, Mziwoxolo Ndwayana received some local support in the form of new tracksuits from Albany Sports.

SAC journey

Grade 10 pupils from The Diocesan School for Girls and St Andrew’s College are back from the annual John Jones Fish River Journey, a 21-day epic adventure that begins at the source of the Fish River and ends at its mouth.

Early signs of success for G'town teams

Last weekend's results bode well for Grahamstown hopefuls in the South African Football Association, South African Breweries (SAB) Cacadu league as Maru and XI Attackers collected maximum points and maintain their top positions in the log.

Ndwayana’s fight re-scheduled, again

Grahamstown's Eastern Cape Welterweight boxing champion Mziwoxolo Ndwayana’s fight against SA Welterweight title holder Tsiko Mulovhedzi is scheduled to take place on Saturday 13 December in Mdantsane.