MUKURUKURU MEDIA PHOTO ESSAY: Diamonds in the rough – softballers bat away the odds for the love of the game

2022-06-29 03:29:00 PM

The lack of facilities, rock-hard pitch and other challenges are no match for these passionate softball players.

The lack of facilities, rock-hard pitch and other challenges are no match for these passionate softball players.

The lack of facilities, rock-hard pitch and other challenges are no match for these passionate softball players.

”Despite the challenges, the passion shown by the teams, which have players as young as 13, defied these daunting odds that continue to face many rural sports teams.The surface is rock-hard and dusty, there is no fencing around the pitch, there are no changing rooms or even a tap. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media)

A Seshego Raiders player makes a run for base in the derby against the Seshego Cannons. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media)A batter attempts a shot on the hard-as-nails pitch, which has patches of long grass, gravel and rocks. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media)

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Observations of the beautiful and complex relationship between people and the land ” Despite the challenges, the passion shown by the teams, which have players as young as 13, defied these daunting odds that continue to face many rural sports teams.Subscribe Naspers’ empire extends from its ecommerce and media holdings in South Africa to indirect ownership of some of the world’s biggest game studios.The 2011 rough diamond sales agreement in which the venture sells 75% of its output to De Beers was set to expire in 2020, but was extended for a year till last December and then again for six more months.1 week ago Nehawu, which represents an overwhelming majority of parliament’s workforce, has rejected Tyawa’s call.

The surface is rock-hard and dusty, there is no fencing around the pitch, there are no changing rooms or even a tap. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) A Seshego Raiders player makes a run for base in the derby against the Seshego Cannons.7 (R581. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) A batter attempts a shot on the hard-as-nails pitch, which has patches of long grass, gravel and rocks. The extension of the agreement for the sale of Debswana's diamond output runs until June 30, 2023. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) The Naledi Spiders celebrate victory over the Greenside Eagles with a splash of water on one of their teammates. Its ecommerce portfolio delivered revenue growth of 49% to $10. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) Softball remains popular in Limpopo despite the lack of facilities in the province. “You would agree that the magnitude of your unilateral directive should have been preceded by an extensive consultation with organised labour.

The Limpopo men’s softball team has been crowned champions of the Softball National Championship six times – in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2022.5 billion). The good news is that the government has announced that a state-of-the-art, R90-million, five-diamond stadium is set for completion in Polokwane in 2022. But until then… DM168 Young players stand guard to ensure the ball does not hit motorists or pedestrians walking along the main road near the field, which does not have a fence. “This performance is set against a stand-out performance in the prior year and significant global volatility,” said Prosus and Naspers CFO Basil Sgourdos. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) What a catch! A Raiders player just about makes it to base as a Pioneers fielder rises to catch the ball. (Photo: Lucas Ledwaba / Mukurukuru Media) Another photo essay in .” Sgourdos said their operations remain strong. She insisted a consultation meeting had taken place with Nehawu on May 5 when a risk assessment report was presented to the union and the issue of introducing mandatory vaccination was recommended in the assessment report presented.