Given the eventual series scoreline, it’s not surprising that most of the players underperformed. But two newbies impressed.
The Tongan import is more famous for the connections he’s made around him, but he’s carved out a decent reputation himself.
The priority now is to ensure that various school-level events go ahead without any hiccups.
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Meanwhile, the NBA grappled with the sudden death of the league great, players saying they felt sick to their stomach.
Dorette Badenhorst’s charges just can’t seem to close out the tight one, but she insists there’s progress.
The national skipper has cut a bit of a glum figure, but coach Mark Boucher and his teammates warn they and him are ready to fight.
But with cracks appearing in the Wanderers surface, South Africa face a near impossible task.
A tenth place finish wasn’t exactly expected…
Sorry Lucas, availability for drug tests is part of the job
It’s a harsh rule, but catching cheats is certainly much more important than bending long-established rules.
Women in Sport: Simone embraces SA after her adoptive nation’s snub
The 29-year-old moved to New Zealand a few years ago, but she’s found opportunities more bountiful back home and it might lead to a surprise at the Olympics.
It was not what the exciting new quick deserved on a day of personal triumph, where he took his first Test five-for.

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