Mixed bag of results

2018-12-12 06:02

These multiple happenings of a roughly one-step-forward-one-step-back nature, have occurred in all the major codes and together would have touched the majority of people in South Africa’s creditably large sporting community of participants, spectators, technicians, administrators, investors and various concerned government departments.

Among these were the Springboks’ contrasting outlooks on performance and transformation, the gutsy South African senior women’s football team reaching the final of the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations and qualifying for the World Cup, the eventual launch of the Mzansi Super League T20 competition (MSL) by Cricket South Africa, and “couch potatoes” having to endure load shedding during their favourite sports broadcasts.

• Carl Peters is the sports editor of
The Witness.


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