Sports

Intervarsity 2015: the results

Rhodes University 1st rugby side beat Walter Sisulu University 17-7 in the final sporting event of the 2015 Eastern Cape Intervarsity.

Pirates and Maru in final battle

Two Makana SAB league sides will battle it out in the final of the 15-team tournament hosted by City Pirates. Tournament hosts City Pirates will take on Maru this weekend in what promises to be a thrilling match as both sides know each other well.

Rugby competition: School teams vie for rugby success

The Mega District Schools Rugby Competition this weekend will see girls and boys in action from around the Sarah Baartman District. The event is hosted by the Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture in partnership with the Department of Education.

Strong local showing in Mountain Drive 21km

A large contingent of Grahamstown athletes took part in Saturday’s annual Oak Cottage Mountain Drive half marathon. The event took place from the Rhodes University Prospect Field, and was again hosted by Run/Walk For Life Athletics Club.

Mawas power past Kutliso

Mary Waters Mawas rugby sides dismantled the hapless Kutliso Daniels side in the second round of the Grahamstown Initiative Development Programme played at Miki Yili stadium recently.

Rhodes hosts intervarsity 2015

The Eastern Cape Intervarsity takes place this weekend, hosted at Rhodes University.

Mountain Drive: Ross makes her mark on mountain drive challenge

Grahamstown’s Natalie Ross was the second woman home in the annual Oak Cottage KwikSpar Mountain Drive 21km which took place in the city over the past weekend.

Confusion at the start of SAFA junior league

After a two month break in competitive football, the SAFA junior league was supposed to kick-off its 2014/15 season this past weekend at Kutliso Daniels Secondary School.

Rhodes Rugby Off To a Fierce Start

The 2015 Rhodes Internal Rugby League kicked off on Monday evenin (3 August), with a two-match fixture. At 19:30, The Hill played against the Jan Smuts side and at 20:45 the top two teams from 2014 - Heathens and the Titans Dream Team - clashed on the Great Field.

Township rugby is back this week

The best rugby schools in the township will resume their battle on Wednesday 5 August with the return of the school rugby competition, Grahamstown Initiative Development Programme.