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MSA hold annual soccer fest in memoriam of former student

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Photo sourced from Shutterstock By Sami Mpindiwa A large supportive crowd, delicious food, yellow cards, goals for the books, close calls, last minute goals…These are just a few phrases to describe the annual Muslim Students Association 5-a-side soccer tournament, held at Prospect Field this past Saturday. The decade old event …

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The 2015 Rugby World Cup Preview: All you need to know

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By Matthew Foot Once again, the global supporters of one of the toughest sports in the world are beyond jubilant. It’s the 2015 IRB World Cup. This involves weekly international matches that will result in the crowning of the World Champions. The defending New Zealand side are once again the …

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Nearly a Win for Rhodes University at 2015 Boat Race

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By Adriana Georgiades This weekend Rhodes University took part in the 2015 USSA Boat Race in Port Alfred, competing against University of Cape Town (UCT), University of Pretoria (UP), University of Witswatersrand, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN), University of Johannesburg (UJ), and Stellenbosch University. With …

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Dream Team wins Rhodes Internal Rugby League Final

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  Photos taken by Adriana Georgiades and James Taylor   By Adriana Georgiades On Friday the 9th of September, reigning champions Heathens faced off against Dream Team in the Rhodes Internal Rugby league final. Dream, however, validated their name by beating Heathens 17-8. Dream opened the scoring in the 8th …

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Cory-Matthews wins Rhodes Internal League Cup

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By Chanel Retief The final match of the Internal League season ends of with Cory-Matthews house snagging the cup in the last 10 minutes of the game against KDFC. KDFC scored the first goal in the first half leaving the crowd on their feet. However they were left disappointed in …

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