Local sport

Jordan pursues his cricket dream

“I bowled against the Proteas and England’s national team and it was really an awesome experience, as I was able to learn from the best in the world, and they really helped me a lot,” Jordan Kinsley claimed.

Sweet revenge for APL newcomers

Monty Slabbert claimed the individual honours with 10 points, earning himself the orange cap, trophy and prize money as Angler of the Day.

Development golfers on the course

There is no entrance fee and a meal will be supplied at no additional cost – contact the club on 034 310 6690 for more details.

ArcelorMittal reels in the winners

Entrance was restricted to employees and their families who arrived in their droves, and a total of 137 adults and 27 children attended the event.

Putt-putting on the bowling green

The evergreen team of the Putt Putts ended off its good season with a victory to finish top of the pops, followed by Wesbank in second place, Ay Saaba (We Are Here) in third spot and in fourth, Safari Geezers.

Golfers bring their club game

Played in the better ball format, the first and third positions both came down to the count-out.

Mixed bag for Highlanders rugby

The weekend kicked off with Highlanders II against Crusaders II at Growthpoint Kings Park, a game which ended in heartbreak for the locals.

Caravanners set up a Utrecht camp

During this camp, a cheque for the amount of R1 500 was handed over to the owners and managers of Sanjos Home for the Aged in Vryheid, as part of the circle’s social responsibility programme over 14 years.

Phoenix takes win in KFC League

The Newcastle District Cricket Association (NDCA) season officially came to an end after some breathtaking finals last week.

No horseplay from local tent peggers

Tent pegging competitors from across the country put on a masterclass, putting themselves and their horses through a number of disciplines.