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    The Hunt Continues

    The semi-finals are played over two legs, The Clever Boys’ first leg will be played at the Bidvest Stadium on Saturday the 10th of September against Cape Town City, kickoff is set for 20h15. The second leg fixtures will be announced soon. Mamelodi Sundowns find themselves traveling to Nelson Mandela Bay to take on Chippa […]

  • JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 27: Thulani Hlatshwayo of Wits celebrating his goal during the MTN 8 match between Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates at Bidvest Stadium on August 27, 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images)

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    Bafana and Bidvest Wits' Thulani Hlatshwayo fired up for clashes with Mauritania, Egypt

    ‘Tyson’ could command the backline against the north Africans in the absence of centre-backs Erick Mathoho and Rivaldo Coetzee. Mathoho (injury) and Coetzee (illness) have been ruled out of the AFCON qualifying rematch after playing together in the 3-1 loss in the first leg in Nouakchott a year ago. “The coach knows that everyone called […]

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    Hunt not getting carried away

    Almost as a practice to avoid getting carried away after beating both Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates in a space of four days, Gavin Hunt on Saturday night described some of his impressive Bidvest Wits players as ‘small horses needing a little bit of water’. It’s classic gamesmanship, but also an honest assessment given that […]

  • Mamelodi Sundowns and Bidvest Wits in Action during the 2016 Engen Knockout Challenge at the Marks Park Sport Ground in Johannesburg, South Africa on July 31, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    SAFA DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE WEEK 11

    The weekend’s results were as follows: U/13 BVW 4 – 2 PS U/15 BVW 7 – 1 PS U/17 BVW 0 – 1 PS The total results so far: Bidvest Wits U/13 – W,W,W,W,D,W,W,W,W,W Bidvest Wits U/15 – L,W,W,W,W,W Bidvest Wits U/17 – W,D,L,D,L,W,L,L,L,W,L Bidvest Wits U/19 – L,W,W,D,W,D,W,W,W

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    Clever Boys sail past Pirates

    Both sides started well enough and showed good attacking intent, the hosts with the majority of the possession and Pirates playing with pace on the counter. Tendai Ndoro was brought down by Hlatshwayo in the area early on in the 15th minute, and Oupa Manyisa cooly slotted away the penalty to hand Bucs the lead. […]

  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the MTN8 Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates Joint Press Conference at the PSL Offices in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 25, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Hunt Ready for Pirates Challenge

    The excitement has not stopped building as the 2016/17 season kicked off on Tuesday and the MTN8 kicks off tomorrow. Gavin Hunt told the members of the media that the team is expecting a tough game on Saturday. Many questions were asked about the new Clever Boys squad that handed Kaizer Chiefs their first defeat […]

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    Home is where the heart is

    The Wits University SRC last year began to raise awareness for those students who do not qualify for NSFAS funding.   Only about 10% of the Wits student population are NSFAS beneficiaries. The “missing middle” are the many students who fall just above the NSFAS threshold but are still unable to afford university fees.  They […]

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    The MTN8 battle lines are drawn

    The first round is structured so that the team at the top of the previous season’s table plays the team that finished eighth; second place plays seventh; third plays sixth and fourth plays fifth. The semi-finals are played over two legs. The MTN8 Quarter Final weekend kicked off last night in Cape Town with Kaizer […]

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    MTN8 Tickets On Sale

    Ticketpro has 811 distribution stores countrywide. For more information on ticket outlets near to you, please visit: www.ticketpros.co.za. MTN8 fixtures will kick-off on Friday, 26 August 2016. Bidvest Wits will host Orlando Pirates at the Bidvest Stadium on Saturday the 27th of August. Kickoff is set for 20h15. Ticket prices are R80 for Adults and […]

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    Clever Boys set the tempo for 2016/17 season

    Gavin Hunt named four debutants in his starting eleven: new signings Monare, Rodgers, Mango and Mambo all getting the nod. The game was a tightly contested midfield affair with both sides getting early touches, finding their rhythm and feeling each other out. The first real chance fell to Rodgers, who was picked out by a […]

  • Bongani Khumalo of Bidvest Wits during the Absa Premiership 2015/16 game between Ajax Cape Town and Bidvest Wits at Cape Town Stadium on 21 May 2016 ©Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

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    Khumalo: We know our pitch, we know it very well

    Bongani Khumalo shares his thoughts on the upcoming game and what the mood is like in the Bidvest Wits camp. “Everyone is feeling very positive; we have had a good pre-season. It has been tough, and I just think that everyone would like the games to start happening because the games are our reward for […]