Madibaz golfers regain USSA title
The KPMG Madibaz golf team held their nerve under pressure to regain the University Sport South Africa matchplay title at Port Shepstone Country Club in KwaZulu-Natal on Friday. The Nelson Mandela University students maintained their high standing in varsity golf, having also won the title in 2016 and being... Read more
Promotion goal achieved for Madibaz footballers
The Madibaz men’s football team achieved their goal of gaining promotion to the A section when the University Sport South Africa tournament ended in Port Elizabeth last week. In a tense finish to the B section, the Nelson Mandela University side defeated Stellenbosch on penalties in the third-place play-off.... Read more
Madibaz impress in USSA squash final
The Madibaz squash team produced one of their best performances at the University Sport South Africa tournament to claim the silver medal in Port Elizabeth last week. The annual event was held at Nelson Mandela University and the local team reached the final, in which they came up against... Read more
Kovsie netball out to break drought
The Kovsie netball team is out to claim back its title at the University Sport South Africa (USSA) tournament in 2018. The tournament takes place from 2 to 6 July 2018 on the Bloemfontein Campus of the University of the Free State (UFS). It has been exactly 20 years since the... Read more
TUT aerobics team pockets gold at SASAF champs
The Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Ga-Rankuwa Campus based Aerobics Team won gold again for the 8th year running. The team also qualified with federation colours at the recent South African Fitness Sport Aerobics Federation (SASAF) championships in Cape Town. With a total of 7.5 points and pocketing the... Read more
SA students on top again at CUCSA Games
South Africa’s team excelled at the Confederation of University and College Sports Association Games in Botswana last month, almost doubling their medals tally from two years ago. Madibaz director of sport Yoliswa Lumka, who was deputy head of the SA delegation, says they are extremely happy with the final... Read more
Madibaz score 11 goals in USSA football victory
The Madibaz men’s football team scored 11 goals against Vaal University of Technology in Port Elizabeth on yesterday to give themselves a chance of finishing in the top two of their group in the University Sport South Africa football tournament. The tournament, hosted by Nelson Mandela University, began on... Read more
Paton delighted with World Cup selection
University of Johannesburg’s Kristen Paton has been pinching herself as her hockey career continues to progress. Paton, who played in the Commonwealth Games earlier this year, has now been included in the South African team to play in the World Cup tournament that starts in London on July 21.... Read more
Better fitness the key for Madibaz hockey
The Madibaz men’s hockey team will be banking on better fitness and a sharper set-piece strategy when they compete in the University Sport South Africa tournament next week. The country’s varsities will gather in Bloemfontein from July 2 to 6 for the annual competition in which the Nelson Mandela... Read more
Good mix in Madibaz women’s team for USSA week
The Madibaz women’s football team will be aiming to use a mixture of youth and experience to make an impact when the University Sport South Africa tournament takes place next week. Starting on Monday, a total of 64 student teams from universities around the country will be in Port... Read more