The Eastern Cricket Union’s Premier League resumed on Sunday, January 15, with Actonville Spurs Cricket Club (ASCC) welcoming Brakpan’s United Cricket Club to Lord’s Cricket Grounds for their final match of the first half fixtures before the league splits into a Premier League A and Premier League B competition.
The latest sport results in and around Benoni.
A drawn result in the Sunfoil Series match between the Multiply Titans and the bizhub Highveld Lions, played at Sahara Willowmoore Park, from Thursday, January 12 to Sunday, January 15, meant that the hosts dropped from first to second position on the log.
The second highest ranked golfer in the world Rory McIlroy played through back pain, which almost forced his withdrawal from the BMW SA Open, to finish round three of the event in second position at Glendower Golf Club in Edenvale.
Local junior golf prodigy Jayden Schaper finished in the top four places during the Nomads Inland National Order of Merit (NOoM) One, held at Benoni Country Club (BCC) last week.
Former Benoni High School pupil and Kaizer Chiefs defender Lorenzo Gordinho (22) was one of four players from the club who spent some time training with English Championship side Fulham in London.
The Benoni Northerns Bridge Club is calling on more players to join its ranks.
Benoni Rugby Club has started preparations for the 2017 rugby season.
The log-leading Multiply Titans return to the four-day domestic competition, the 2016/2017 Sunfoil Series
World number two ranked golfer Rory McIlroy tested out the tee boxes, fairways and greens of the pristine Glendower Golf Course today and is tipped by player-host Ernie Els as the “man to beat” at this year’s open.
Benoni Northerns Football Club (BNFC) will be holding registration sessions for all players ahead of the 2017 junior and senior football season, at the main club on Saturday, February 25 and Saturday, March 4.