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LOP 21/09/2009 – Egoli fall to Wits Alumni

By on September 24, 2008 in League with 5 Comments

This past Sunday the two giants of the LOP Men’s 1st division faced off for the 4th time this year and the 2nd time during the LOP regular season. In what was a highly anticipated matchup, understandably there were high expectations for the quality of ball that was going to be played at Wits. In […]

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The Ashraf Lodewyk Memorial Tournament 2008

By on July 17, 2008 in News with 3 Comments
The Ashraf Lodewyk Memorial Tournament 2008

Ashraf Lodewyk was a charismatic and talented former Wits University shooting guard who passed away in a car accident outside Cape Town 5 years ago. Before he passed Ashraf Lodewyk was loved and known by all in the South African basketball community before he passed on so early in his life along with his girlfriend. […]

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The Giants of LOP Fall

By on July 7, 2008 in League with 64 Comments

Article supplied by Tshepo Ditshego The second half of the LOP season got off to an unlikely start after a long 1 and a half month break. One would think that after the Slam da Trash festival both Wits Alumni and Egoli Magic would have an upper hand going into the second half of the […]

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SA Basketball – From the Eyes of LOP Basketball

By on May 22, 2008 in League with 30 Comments

After all the comments on the LOP issue, they give their opinion on SA basketball: Information supplied by Tshiamo Ngakane: Relevance. The single most important objective for any basketball organisation is that it shows itself to be relevant to the people that it intends to serve. For public basketball organisations it is our duty as […]

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Heats Fire Almost Put Out

By on April 7, 2008 in League with 1 Comment

Putos Phly a new team in the basketball island met up with Pretoria’s very own Pretoria Heat, who came geared up and ready, armed with S.A Captain Neo Mothiba. Putos were also armed; with players like the brothers Lucky and Kgomotso Leate and team mates Kamogelo Kegoatile aka Angola and ex UJ player S’fiso Twala; […]

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