Local sport

So close yet so far for Parkdene bodybuilder Huxtable

A heartbreaking elimination in the final round at the International Federation of Bodybuilding (IFBB) Nationals meant that Parkdene bodybuilder Craig Huxtable will have to wait for at least another year to realise his dream of competing on the international stage.

Boksburg U-10 maintain league glory hopes

Forward Creflow Ruiters led Boksburg to an entertaining 3-2 win over Wanderers Warriors in their Eastern Local Football Association League Four encounter at Prince George Park on September 2.

Raw power on display at K90 20th anniversary

Brotherhood Strongman paid homage to the K90 Centre as their athletes entertained with a show of raw strength through multiple challenges in celebration of the centre’s 20th anniversary on September 2.

ERK juniors impress in KZN

KZN recently had their annual schools canoe polo competition with a very young team from Ekurhuleni Kayak Club (ERK) participating in the tournament.

Young biathlete joins SA team to Spain

The South African Modern Pentathlon Association (Sampa) recently announced the official biathle and triathle teams that will represent South Africa at the 2017 World Championships in Viverio, Spain, from September 20 to 24.

Suicide Squad settle for silver at rugby jamboree

East Rand social rugby club, the Suicide Squad, went down in the final for the second time in as many years in an agonising 7-5 loss against the Hasbeens at the Zando Tshwane 10s, in Pretoria.

Goalkeeper injury mars league match

Boksburg Football Club’s u-15 goalkeeper Thabang Dolo lost his teeth following a collision with a Sandton FC player in their away league encounter on Sunday, August 27.

Blues held to two-all draw

The Boksburg Football Club were denied their first win in over a month as Roberstham Callies netted in the 79th minute to force a two-all draw in their ELFA Super League match on August 26.

Drift champs to resume at The Rock

A smoky affair is expected at the seventh round of the SA Drift Championships this Saturday (September 2) at The Rock Raceway.