Attention: You are using an outdated browser, device or you do not have the latest version of JavaScript downloaded and so this website may not work as expected. Please download the latest software or switch device to avoid further issues.

News > Sports > OD Western Province Under 21 Representatives

OD Western Province Under 21 Representatives

26 Apr 2019
Sports
Four ODs in WP U21 A Team
Four ODs in WP U21 A Team

Featured

OD Hockey Club
Hearty congratulations to Bulelani Ngqukuvana (2017S)Wesley Gardener (2016O), Malachy Barbour (2017G), and Indrees Abdulla (2018M) for representing the Western Province under 21 A side at the National Under 21 Interprovincial Hockey Tournament held in Johannesburg between 8 and 13 April 2019.
The WP side managed to defeat Southern Gauteng 2-0 in a scintillating match at the Randburg Astro to head up their pool. Idrees was the leading WP goal scorer, and the side had the best goal scoring differential and also the most goals scored.
WP then beat WP Peninsula 3-2 in their semi-final clash, with Wesley scoring Province's third goal.
For the final match of the Tournament WP faced Northern Blues, who had beaten Southern Gauteng in the other semi-final.
It was a pulsating affair, with WP opening the scoring and looking set to take back the title from the defending champions for most of the first half. Then the Northern Blues dug deep, and with some well-disciplined and robust play put the pressure back onto WP, outplaying the men from the Western Cape. The final score was 2-1 to the Northern Blues.
Well done to the ODs for helping their side in earning a well-deserved silver medal.

Similar stories

ODs from the classes of the 1960's at The Mitre

On a beautiful autumn day on Thursday 17th April 2018 a group of ODs from the 1960's met at The Mitre. More...

A harrowing tale of the underdog-ODs vs top-dog-Old Saints in an epic battle of bravery which ended in a final score of … More...

Jeremy Ryall (2014F)

Founders OD Jeremy Ryall (2014F) has joined the OD union offices on a part time basis. More...

It is with great sadness that we inform the OD community of Hendri's passing last week Thursday. Our deepest condolences… More...

Most read

Robert and Claudette from Smokey Grove Farm in the Karoo

Jovial and welcoming folk from Karoo farm near Three Sisters pass away More...

Last year just under 500 ODs completed an online questionnaire, answering questions about the future strategy of the ODU More...

Captivated by Anthony St John's speech

ODs described this year's dinner as one with "magic in the air" More...

Have your say

 
This website is powered by
ToucanTech