Local sport

A weekend of exciting sporting activities

The tension was mounting as Shannon Stars who led the pack seemed invincible. Before this week’s encounter, they were six matches unbeaten. This week, they were up against second placed Vutha and mid table Varsity Girls.

Another accolade for karate expert

The special recognition was bestowed by senior karate leader Ronnie Knott, who is the sensei of one of the foremost structured karate organisations in South Africa.

KSA Protea coach receives his sixth degree black belt

The seasoned tournament fighter turned coach, Brando Shihan has been practicing karate since the tender age of four under the guidance of his father the South African karate legend, Sonny Pillay Hanshi.

Karate masters pay tribute to Sonny Pillay

Pillay has also been invited by the WKF president, Antonio Espinos, to address the WKF Congress in Spain in October which is a first for SA.

Liberte and KAD Beasts romp to 2017 Masters Crown

The men’s final saw SAPS-Gauteng clash with Liberte in a thrilling climax which went all the way down to the final set. The KZN team reached the final after they beat a highly fancied, Delfos TWR team which boasted the likes of legendary, former national captain, Andile Masinga.