Friday, August 7, 2020

PAHS U14 hockey standing proud

HOLDING THEIR OWN: The Port Alfred High U14A hockey team, from left, Yoliswa Bob, Bianca Stolz, Romy Alexandre, Nicola Kirchoff, Monya Botha, Caitlin Marais,...

Get ready for the thrills of inflatable boat racing at the...

Sportsmen and women from around the country, along with several overseas competitors, are preparing themselves for a challenge and hope to walk away with...

Rock and Surf team catch best EP prizes

Top anglers picked to represent their province, country THE Port Alfred Rock and Surf section once again excelled at the annual Eastern Province prizegiving on...

Good results at PAHS

Archery Port Alfred High School archers participated in the Inter-Schools Archery Competition hosted by El Shaddai at the Port Alfred Country Club last Saturday.  Francois...

Pastors’ footwork proves too much for deejays

THE Nemato pastors’ football team was a well-oiled machined on Saturday afternoon, defeating Ndlambe FM presenters’ team 10-5 at Gidana Stadium in Ndlovini. The Ndlambe...

Carletonville player becomes lottery millionaire, April’s mega-winner still unknown

A resident of a mining town in Gauteng spent R10 on a Lotto ticket — and struck riches. The national lottery operator, Ithuba, says the...

Amanzi Festival launches with a big bang

The official launch of the Amanzi Festival attracted  a huge turnout of politicians, sports people and tourism experts on Friday evening at the Royal...

Benni McCarthy’s wife Stacey ‘recovering well’ from collapsed lung

MTN8 finalists Cape Town City have been given the weekend off to rest and will return to work on Monday to begin the week...

RSAH AMANZI CHALLENGE – 8km Trail Run – the start

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Cape’s notorious ship graveyard claims corpse of hi-tech racing yacht

Cape Town's maritime community woke up to a conundrum on Wednesday: how did a world-class ocean racing crew with state-of-the-art technology run aground in...

Leaving Ajax and joining Sundowns was not my decision‚ says Mosa...

Defender Mosa Lebusa has admitted that leaving Ajax Cape Town and joining Mamelodi Sundowns last month was not his decision. The left-back said he would...

Amazing Events this December

 PORT ALFRED – 17 – 20 DECEMBER 2016 The first preliminary planning meeting was held today (13.9.2016) between event organizers, Michael Zoetmulder of ZSports Events,...

East Beach closed for swimming until further notice

East Beach was in shutdown on Wednesday morning when a shark, believed to be a juvenile great white, bit a surfer and then returned...

Local anglers tops in Rasspl national competition

THE Rock and Surf Super Pro League (Rasspl) held their national and international events in the Port Alfred area over the long weekend of...

Kneeboarders rip it at champs in PA

The SA Open Kneeboard Championships at Port Alfred's East Beach last weekend was hailed as a huge success, with Gigs Celliers emerging as the...

Royal St Andrews Hotel Easter Festival a huge success

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PAHS derby day pictures

Port Alfred High School’s first team rugby beat Linkside High 31-3 in their derby day clash on Saturday. Try-scorers for PAHS were Cameron Marais,...

U14 Hockey Tournament at DSG this weekend

The Diocesan School for Girls (DSG) in Grahamstown is hosting an U14 Hockey Tournament this weekend. Teams from as far afield as George, Paarl and...

The 116th Pineapple Tournament 2020 begins this weekend

Fixture list Pineapple Cricket is the highlight of the local cricketer's calendar, with some big shots, fine catches and great run-chases. Don't miss out on the...

NSRI – National Water Safety Alert

SEA RESCUE – National – Tuesday, 27th March NSRI are urging extreme public caution around the coast over this school holiday period and during the approaching...

Rubber Duck Barnacles Challenge in pictures

Pictures of some of the harrowing moments in the river and sea on Sunday when the Barnacles Challenge drew thousands of spectators at the...

Motaung reveals Kaizer Chiefs deadline for appointment of new head coach

Kaizer Chiefs have set themselves a target of the beginning of the preseason for their 2018-19 campaign to announce a new coach‚ Amakhosi’s football...

Venus stands between Serena and history

Venus Williams prepares to serve in her Australian Open semi-final match Picture: Scott Barbour / Getty ImagesSerena Williams is on the cusp of making Grand...

SABC Radio pulls the plug on Super Rugby and the Currie...

SABC Radio has pulled the plug on Super Rugby and the Currie Cup. The move caught presenters and commentators by surprise. “Not having rugby coverage is...

Purdons take medals at the Two Oceans Marathon

While TV viewers may have been disappointed at not being able to watch the Two Oceans from the comfort of their own homes last...

Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Festival grand opening of the Port...

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We want to boost the economy of Port Alfred and surrounds was the word from Dave Lawson at the opening of the first Town...

Protea netballers are targeting World Cup medal

Netball SA (NSA) on Wednesday named a strong team they believe can win their first World Cup medal since 1995. Bongi Msomi will captain the...

Anderson faces another epic battle… to get fit for Wimbledon final

As if surviving a six-hour, 36-minute marathon was not enough punishment for his body, Kevin Anderson is now hoping his “sore” and “swollen” feet,...

Cricketer of the year Quinton de Kock opens up about stepping...

SA men’s cricketer of the year Quinton de Kock has revealed why he was stood down as captain of the Test team and said...