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South Africa withdraws from Jones Cup

By on July 10, 2009 in News with 5 Comments

South African men’s and women’s teams withdrew from the 2009 Jones Cup competition and forcedĀ Chinese TaipeiĀ Basketball Association (CTBA), Jones Cup’s organizing body, to revise the game schedule. After the withdrawal, there are nine men’s teams and four women’s teams in the tournament. South Africans refused to pay their own airfare, CTBA said, noting that it […]

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Double standards in Mzansi ball

By on May 4, 2009 in News with 25 Comments

With women in basketball soaring the skies and flying the South African flag high;its sad that hats are not coming off for our talented sisters. From being left in the dark in the old days to dominating the national side of basketball recently, to now having qualified for the African Championship that will be held […]

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