Local sport

Mohamed Patel… a legendary sportsman

The Sports Veterans’ Association (SVA) pays tribute to Mohamed Patel, a man who gives freely of himself, whose entire existence is philanthropic.

Maritzburg Sporting presentation evening

Aspiring soccer stars from the Maritzburg Sporting club were awarded for their astounding achievements throughout the year at their presentation evening held on Saturday.

Local karate champion represents SA in India

Karate kid Hemal Heeralal jets off to India this weekend to represent South Africa and his karate organization AFSKSA in an international India tournament.

Mandela Marathon draws thousands

The blistering midlands heat did not deter thousands of running enthusiasts from lining up for the 2016 Mandela Marathon on August 28th.

Young Natalians win international tournament

It really appears that the sky’s the limit for the local indoor (Futsal) outfit Young Natalians. Just a couple of weeks ago Greg Nair’s team became the league champions of the South African Indoor Football Association (Saifa), scooping another trophy and as if that was not enough, the Natalians travelled to Holland where they were…

Local derby kicks off National Futsal League

Local teams, Maritzburg Hotspurs and Young Natalians participated  i n the National Futsal League opener at Caluza Indoor arena on Friday at 8pm. Natalians emerged victorious 3-1 winners after a dominant display .   The turnout for the event however was dismal and an appeal to come out in support of local talent capable of wining the national league…

Thiri Rampath : always remembered

Undoubtedly one of the natural talents the game of soccer had seen in South Africa, the Late Thiri Rampath was indeed the perfect player, who possessed a natural ability second to none. On Sunday, at the Aryan Hall in Raisethorpe, his family and friends celebrated his life on the occasion of his death, exactly ten…

Maritzburg United not in crisis

The only local PSL outfit Maritzburg United, may be endlessly battling to move away from the relegation zone, but they say they have the situation under control with no crisis in the camp.

Maritzburg’s national fresh water angling champ wins Victor Ludorum

  Local angler Santhosh “Babes” Balram was placed first at the SA Freshwater Angling Championships held at the Bloemhof dam in the North West province recently. Eight provinces had competed with 96 anglers in total. Balram, who was initially placed sixth in KZN soared to the top position after three eight hour days of fishing….