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 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
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
Madibaz face tense battle for promotion
The Madibaz team are gearing up for a weekend of intense football when they bid to qualify for the ABC Motsepe League in the play-offs in Grahamstown on Saturday and Sunday. The play-offs will see eight Eastern Cape SAB League regional winners divided into two pools competing at the... Read more
Madibaz target promotion at USSA tournament
The Madibaz men’s football team will be targeting promotion to the top section when the University Sport South Africa (USSA) tournament takes place in Port Elizabeth next month. Hosted by Nelson Mandela University from July 2 to 7, the cream of South Africa’s men and women varsity footballers will... Read more
Connelly plays influential role for Madibaz
As a central defender with a penchant for attack, Samuel Connelly has emerged as an influential player for the Madibaz football team this season. Last week, with the competition not yet completed, Madibaz wrapped up the Nelson Mandela Bay SAB Regional League title for the second straight year, giving... Read more
Madibaz football on the rise
Following their consistent success on the field, Nelson Mandela University could not be better placed to help evolve football within the Nelson Mandela Metro. Its football club, aptly named Madibaz FC, has developed an unrivalled platform to grow a diverse student player base academically and socially that creates value... Read more
Madibaz coach realises a hockey dream
A confirmed fanatic from an early age, Madibaz Sport hockey manager Cheslyn Gie realised one of his dreams when he was included in the South African men’s management team for the World League semi-finals in Johannesburg last month. Gie, who was born and bred in Port Elizabeth, has been... Read more