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    MTN8 Semi-Final tickets on sale

    Tickets officially went on sale this morning at 10h00. The ticket prices are as follows for both fixtures: Adults – R60 Children under the age of 12 – R15 For more information please visit: Alternatively, you can also enquire at Edgars, Jet stores, Postnet and any CNA near you. The MTN8 semi-finals will kickoff […]

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    In Search Of Silverware

    Although Cape Town City is new to the league this season they too have started off with a bang. “We have pressure from the media to do well and of course internal pressure as a club we have set goals that we would like to achieve. As a team, we don’t want to get ahead […]

  • Gv of the Trophy during the 2015 MultiChoice Diski Challenge match between University of Pretoria and orlando Pirates at Makhulong Stadium, Tembisa on the 05 September 2015
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    MDC Returns

    The competition kicks off on Saturday, 10 September and Sunday 11 September 2016 with all 16 clubs playing over the weekend. Four of the matches will form part of the opening festival, which takes place at the King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi, KwaZulu- Natal while the other four fixtures will be stand-alone matches. Bidvest Wits, […]

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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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    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 […]