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Cricket World Cup for players over the age of 50

Namibia has agreed to participate in the Over-50 Cricket World Cup that will be hosted in Cape Town from 9-25 March 2020. The twelve participating countries are: Australia, New Zealand, England, Wales, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Canada, South Africa, India, West Indies, Namibia and Zimbabwe. To qualify to play in the Over-50 Cricket World Cup you […]

Rossmund Golfer National Champion

Rossmund Golfer National Champion

Senior Rossmund Golfers participated at the National Golf Championships held at the Windhoek Golf and Country Club (WGCC) on 23 and 24 May. Rossmund Golfer Tienie van Rensburg was crowned as the 2019 Senior National Golf champion. His 36 points on day one and 37 points on day two gave him a 73-point total – […]

Kudus overpowered

Kudus overpowered

Rudi Bowe UNAM gained maximum points as they overpowered Kudus 47-20 on Saturday in NRU Premier League matches at the UNAM Stadium in Windhoek. UNAM dominated the game from the start and ran out comfortable winners by scoring seven tries. Kudus were still well in the game at halftime with the score 19-10 in favour […]

Spur T20 league

Spur T20 league

Rudi Bowe The Annual Hickory Creek Spur T20 Coastal Social Cricket League came to life the past weekend at the Sparta Oval in Walvis Bay. The teams that registered for the social league are Fuel Pump Repair Warriors (FPRW), Spur, Play Time Development Team (PTDR), Walvis Bay Strikers (WBS), Namibian Radio Services Agency (NRSA) and […]

Bright future for Namibian Hockey

Bright future for Namibian Hockey

The Bank Windhoek National Indoor Hockey League hosted three exhibition matches over the weekend at the Windhoek Show Grounds in Windhoek. The exhibition matches comprised the best Bank Windhoek National Indoor Hockey League male players from the Khomas and Erongo Regions. A first of its kind, the aim of the exhibition was to showcase Namibian […]

World Oceans Day soccer tournament

World Oceans Day soccer tournament

Rudi Bowe Nine teams participated in the inaugural soccer tournament held as part of the World Oceans Day celebrations at the Kuisebmond sport field in Walvis Bay this past weekend. The organisers said that the soccer tournament will be an annual event and will be part of the celebrations. The knock-out tournament was won by […]

Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Rudi Bowe Qualification for Tokyo 2020 Olympics is vital for the Namibian senior women’s field hockey team as the ladies will be competing against top-class opposition in Spain. The qualifying competition will be held from 19 to 27 June in the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Series Finals in Valencia, Spain and the ladies has to […]

Distell Golf Day

Distell Golf Day

The Distell Multiplier Stableford that was held on Saturday 8 June saw a reasonable field of golfers on the course for a great day of golf. The Winners are 1st Thomas Shitaleni and Hel-mut Ndjendja 78 points, 2nd Steven Johns and George Murasiki 76 points, 3rd Clive Lawrence and Theo Haimbondi 74 points 4th Bertie […]

The DULUX PAIRS Golf Day

The DULUX PAIRS Golf Day

Rudi Bowe The past weekend was the second and final round of the DULUX PAIRS at the Walvis Bay Golf Course. The winners of the day were Carlos de Gouveia and John Gomes with 48 points (Carlos played himself into a new handicap) second was chris and Estelle Bothma on 46 points to win the […]

Striders run Comrades

Striders run Comrades

Rudi Bowe Seven athletes from Swakop Striders competed in the gruelling 86.83km Comrades Ultra-marathon from Pietermaritzburg to Durban on Sunday 9 June. The Comrades is the oldest ultra-marathon in the world and is run annually between Durban and Pietermaritzburg. The direction of the race alternates each year between the “up” run starting from Durban and […]