Archive - Nov 22, 2006 - Story
Griqualand West were in a strong position in their SAA Challenge match against Namibia in Kimberley on November 22, after declaring their first innings at 355/9.
Opening batsman Adrian McLaren batted throughout the innings and was not out on 126 when Griquas declared after 85 overs. McLaren received good support from R Hendricks (95) and A Kruger (55) as they posted a formidable total.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has threatened to suspend Namibia from international competition because of perceived government interference in the running of Athletics Namibia (AN).
Namibia have moved to third position in Pool A of the SAA provincial limited overs
tournament after beating Gauteng by four wickets on November 19.
Namibia have13 points from four matches, the same as Northerns but the latter are in second place because of a superior run rate.
The Namibia Football Association (NFA) have named a 20-member team to take part in the Under-20 Cosafa tournament in South Africa next month.
The players are expected to assemble on 22 November.
Twelve of the players have been drawn from the Premier League with the rest coming from the lower division.
Alexander Zwirner came first in the Under-12 boys category in the Iron Kids / Kids Of Steel Triathlon in Windhoek over the weekend.
Michael Diekmann was runner up in this category while Kalle Haenisch and Jento Eloff finished third and fourth respectively.