Fun day as hockey slams ‘phobia

2015-07-02 06:01

Siyabulela Simetu, Thami and Lungile Tsolekile celebrate a goal against WP Cricket Club on Saturday.
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Siyabulela Simetu, Thami and Lungile Tsolekile celebrate a goal against WP Cricket Club on Saturday. PHOTOS: phumzile malotana

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It was goals galore when Langa Hockey Club hosted a hockey tournament against xenophobia festival on Saturday.

In a highly entertaining match, it was gratifying to see Langa Men score against pace setting Western Province CC who won the game 6-4.

Top Langa exports Thami Tsolekile and Siya Simetu also graced the games and showed why they are held in high esteem.

“ We were also playing our part as hockey players to show support in the fight against xenophobia.

‘We are all brothers and sisters from one continent.” said Lunga Tsolekile of Langa Hockey Club.

He said the attacks that happened earlier in the year were wrong. Invitees included Khayelitsha Hockey Club, Mandalay Hockey Club and Amy Biel Hockey Club.

“It was fun for everyone in attendance,” concluded Tsolekile

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