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
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
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
UJ’s Pienaar ready to handle the pressure
Defending champion Alexa Pienaar is ready to handle what could be a pressure-filled week when the University Sport South Africa squash tournament takes place in Port Elizabeth next month. The University of Johannesburg visual arts student will be aiming to retain the individual title, while her team will be... Read more
UJ squash team’s preparations on track
The University of Johannesburg squash team are hard at work preparing for the University Sport South Africa tournament in July, where they are eager to maintain a remarkable run of success. Last year, the UJ squad won the team title for the sixth time in a row and with... Read more
USSA narrowly lose out on U21 SAB League crown
Team Gauteng out-shoot defending champions USSA to lift the U21 SAB League Champions’ trophy on Sunday afternoon, after they defeated USSA 4-1 on penalties. What an exhilarating end to the SAB U21 National Football Championship as the encounter between football giants USSA and Gauteng proceeded to penalties, after the... Read more
NMMU squash stars earn USSA selection
NMMU-Madibaz squash players Hayley Ward and Bianca Brown kept the varsity flag flying high at the University Sport South Africa tournament in Johannesburg this month, both being selected for the Top Six at the conclusion of the event. Competing in the individual event, the 19-year-old Ward, a second-year accounting... Read more