Malelane Rugby Club’s second team were victorious in their match-up against Ngodwana in Malalane on Saturday. The tough match resulted in several injuries but the players were determined not to give up. The final score was 24-20 in Malelane’s favour.
Deelnemers het Saterdagoggend verfbesmeer maar met breë glimlagte die byna 5km van die CMR se Colour Run voltooi. Die prettige geleentheid het by die Komatipoort Skougronde begin en eindig, met die roete wat deur die dorp gekronkel het.
Winning teams, best players and officials, as well as supporters, were rewarded for their efforts to make their year’s Selati Cup soccer tournament even bigger and better. The Awards ceremony was held at the Malelane Golf Club on Friday right and the MEC for Culture, Sport, Arts and Recreation, Selati Cup legend Lucas Thwala, as well as stakeholders were among the attendees.
The Impalas won the first Onderberg Cup match against rivals Malelane on Saturday. The tough match took place at the Malelane Rugby Club and the Impalas proved victorious with a final score of 22-7.
Community members enjoyed action-packed soccer, volleyball and netball matches between the local youth at the Mjejane Sport Grounds on Saturday. Various stakeholders worked together to present the winners with prizes to help encourage their sport participation.
Danksy ondersteuning van borge en gholfspelers was NG Malelane se jaarlikse gholfdag by die Malelane Gholfklub weereens ‘n sukses. Pragtige weer het gesorg dat spelers hul tydjie op die gholfbaan terdeë geniet.
The annual Selati Big 5 MTB race in Komatipoort saw over 300 riders, from casuals to serious professionals, compete on routes winding through the local farms on Saturday morning. Irrigation made some roads muddy and riders arrived at the finish line splattered from head to toe. Several riders made some great time speeding along the flat track.
Malelane Rugby Club’s second team stayed motivated despite a difficult first half during Saturday’s league match on their home field and beat Belfast’s first team with 48-25.
This year’s Selati Marathon had the most entrants yet and the Malelane Rugby Club was packed on Saturday morning. Serious runners and community members up for a challenge enjoyed the dusty and scenic routes, as well as the great spirit among the competitors and officials.
Saturday’s home field game against the Ratels ended on a high note for Malelane Rugby Club. The Olifante overpowered their opponents for a winning score of 40-12. Although there were a few injuries, spirits were high and the spectators were treated to entertaining rugby.
The third race in the Mpumalanga Marathon Series, the Hectorspruit MTB, drew hundreds of riders to the small Onderberg town on Saturday. Riders had a great time at the annual race, facing fierce competition and challenging routes.