2016-01-28 06:00

)Baseball & Softball Baseball results: VW Baseball (2) vs Despatch Red Sox (6); Uitenhage Pirates (12) vs Park Tigers (6). This weekend’s games will be played at the Gelvan Athletics Baseball and Softball all day tournament at the Gelvan day Sports Grounds, from 09:00, Saturday morning. Fixtures: VWBC vs RedSox, Gelvan vs Tigers, Pirates vs EP Senators. Enquiries: Terrence Gouws 082 875 7180.

)Bridge Uitenhage Bridge Club: Results of the Open Pairs competition played last Friday: 1, Veneta Comley & Shirley Jacobs; 2. Florene Ambadjis & Denise Cunningham; 3. Joey Goosen & Yolanda Hewetson. The Sharples competition will be played tomorrow. Enquiries: Veneta Comley 041 922 8381.

)Bowling Uitenhage Bowling Club: Brentees Trading Twilight Business league starts on Friday, 19 February. Teams of four non bowlers will challenge each other over a period of six Fridays. Companies, clubs, organisations and socialites are invited to participate in this year’s competition. Contact Francois 071 752 0000 . Ocean Basket Drawn Pairs Pro Ten, today at 17:00, entry R10 per player. . Tomorrow - Bingo evening: catering from Soon Shong’s. Place order for either fish or Chinese, Polly 083 226 2207. . A bounce game as preparation for the leagues will be played on Saturday, January 30th against Jeffreys Bay (in J’Bay). . Winners of the Uitenhage Levyvale Super Spar Drawn Pairs: A. la Trobe & Greg Michaelides. Thank you to all the members for the excellent turnout. President green running at an excellent 14 seconds. . Valentines Luncheon: Sunday 14 February. Dinner and dessert at R80 per head. Please book timeously to ensure a seat. . Bingo evening is organised for Friday evening 29 January. All welcome. . Uitenhage Wimpy Pro 10 Trips winners: F Nell, E van der Merwe and Shaun Leonard. Runners-up were S Terblanche, S Naude and W van Vuuren. . Raffle winners: Shorty, Pillie, Esme, King, Irene, Ouboet and Manfred. Attendance total is R300.

)Cricket Uitenhage Cricket Club: All interested in playing club cricket invited to join practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 17:00. Enquiries: André Bezuidenhout 083 733 9282.

Despatch Krieketklub: Belangstellende krieketspelers welkom by oefeninge. Vernica 083 266 1481.

)Duiwe Jongduifveiling: Bothasrus Posduifklub hou Saterdag, 6 Februarie ’n jongduifveiling by hulle klubhuis in Swartkopsstraat, Despatch. Kuikens kan in hokke geplaas word vanaf 12:00 en die veiling begin om 14:00.

)Golf Uitenhage Golf Club:

Results of the IPS played on Wednesday, January 20th: 1. C Daniels (41); 2. M Olivier (40); 3. R du Plessis (39). Two Clubs: R Vaghi, M Olivier, ML Olivier, R Loftie,-Eaton, A Rossouw, G du Toit, L v/d Westhuizen, J Botha. Results of the BBPS played on Saturday, January 23rd: 1. D Bellinghan & D de Jager (50); 2. A Didloff & J Weideman (49). Two Clubs: Y Meyer, R du Plessis, L Eksteen, A Rossouw, W v/d Hoek, W Didloff, G Downey, M Fourie, C de Jager (x2), P Little. General info: Attendance Draw for Friday is R3 000. Steak evening tomorrow evening. Bookings with Marianette 083 652 5826 or Wendy 084 645 6421. Social membership R150/year.

Methuselahs Golf:

This week’s IPS competition was sponsored by Andre Rossouw Makelaars. Honours were claimed by a jubilant Brian McNicol on 23 points with Hans Botha coming in 2nd with 21.5 points. The Morris Olivier sponsored prize for nearest the pins on short holes went to Lynette van der Westhuizen on the 4th and Bobby Treftz on the 7th hole. Lynette also claimed the whiskey draw with the Teddy Bear award going the way of Ben Viljoen.

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