May 28, 2017

Cheetahs disintegrating after 8th loss

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Despite suffering its eighth consecutive loss of the season, Cheetahs coach Franco Smith maintains that his troops are far from being a bunch of losers following yet another humiliating thrashing at the hands of the Hurricane. Fans this past weekend took to social network twitter to voice their concern over the team’s unsatisfactory performance. Outsmarted, outplayed and just generally out of sorts, the Bloemfontein side have won just two out of the 12 fixtures this season, although Saturday was definitely one of the roughest. Heading into this match, Cheetahs fans were hopeful of a victory despite some analyst predicting a…

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Stock appointed snooker boss

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Nelson ‘Da President DJ’ Stock has been appointed national development and transformation officer for snooker in South Africa. He will serve under a new structure called South African Confederation of Cue Sport (SACCS), a mother body to all cue sport games in the country which include; Black ball Pool, Snooker, Nine Ball, English and Chinese Eight ball and Coram. Stock’s appointment to lead transform in the sport which continues to see white players given preference over black players comes as a direct mandate from former Minister of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula. Mbalula at the time expressed concern…

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Stars on Knife Edge

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 . . . As battle to remain in the PSL goes to the wire The battle for survival has reached an all-time high as three teams find themselves in the firing line as the Premier League comes to an end tomorrow. Finding themselves on the edge is the Bethlehem-based side Free State Stars who will lock horns with Chippa United in a must ‘win or else’ situation. Stars have had a dismal performance throughout the season which they would very much like to forget in a hurry should they survive. The appointment of former Bloemfontein Celtic coach, Serame Letsoaka, has…

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