Madibaz swimmers on a mission at USSA gala
The Nedbank Madibaz swimming team will be aiming to show they can match the top varsities in the country when the University Sport South Africa gala takes place in Port Elizabeth this weekend. Running from Friday to Sunday at the Newton Park pool, the meeting will see the cream... Read more
Fitness behind UJ’s promising start
A strong commitment to an extensive fitness programme has seen the University of Johannesburg team deliver a promising start to the Varsity Football season. After three rounds UJ are sporting an unbeaten record with two wins and a draw, placing them in second place on the log, two points... Read more
Varsity Cup: UKZN football teams in Varsity Cup for the first time
UKZN men’s and women’s football teams have qualified to participate in the Football Varsity Cup tournament for the first time. Sports Science student, Ms Kholosa Biyana, who is the Captain of the women’s team is confident the team will perform well at the competition being held at North-West University... Read more
UKZN sports teams conquer in USSA championships
UKZN sports teams are savouring the sweet victory of their hard-earned success after excellent performances at the recent University Sports South Africa (USSA) national championships. The UKZN sportsmen and women flew the University’s flag high, bringing back home three Gold medals in Boxing, Dance and Football. The UKZN Men’s football team made history by winning the 2018... 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
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
Madibaz out to prove their potential at USSA
Madibaz rugby coach Jarryd Buys wants his squad to place the emphasis on enjoyment when they take part in the University Sport South Africa tournament in Johannesburg next week. The event, to be hosted by Wits, will be held from July 2 to 6. The Nelson Mandela University squad... 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