KZN Coastal cruise to historical Sunfoil Cup title – Featured Durban Blog

KZN Coastal cruise to historical Sunfoil Cup title: It took KZN Coastal just two days to beat Namibia by an innings and 25 runs when they wrapped up the Sunfoil Cup final at Kingsmead Cricket Stadium on Friday. Day two was another dominant day from the KZN team as they managed to bowl the west coast neighbours out twice in two strong bowling displays. The men from Durban were well and truly on top at the start of day two when they were 161/0 at the start of play with a lead of 21 runs. Both openers Mishkal Ramsaroop and Michael Erlank pushed … [Read more...]

KZN Coastal hoping for historical Sunfoil Cup glory – Featured Durban Blog

KZN Coastal hoping for historical Sunfoil Cup glory: Durban – The KwaZulu-Natal Coastal team’s season will culminate in their Sunfoil 3-Day Cup final against Namibia beginning at Kingsmead Cricket Stadium on Thursday, as they hope to become the first KZN Coastals side to win the coveted red ball competition. The team has performed consistently well throughout the drawn-out campaign finishing the round robin phase of the tournament at the top of Group A, which included one of last season’s joint winners Northerns, as well as Western … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Image taken from page 31 of ‘Sketches of Durban and its Harbour in 1891, by C. W. Methuen. [Historical sketch by Sir J. Robinson.]’

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Image taken from page 31 of 'Sketches of Durban and its Harbour in 1891, by C. W. Methuen. [Historical sketch by Sir J. Robinson.]' Image by The British Library Image taken from: Title: "Sketches of Durban and its Harbour in 1891, by C. W. Methuen. [Historical sketch by Sir J. Robinson.]" Author: ROBINSON, John - Sir, K.C.M.G Contributor: METHUEN, Cathcart W. Shelfmark: "British Library HMNTS … [Read more...]

The SS Mendi – A Historical Background – Featured Durban Blog

Report back on Midmar 9 Hour: Dear avid catamaran sailors (and those who only can dream about sailing fast boats), Report back on Midmar 9 Hour (Saturday 18th February 2017) As mentioned in my previous report, herewith my newsletter submission on the HMYC 9 Hour Race: Many RNYC members representing RNYC entered sailing various craft, from fast (Darts), to semi fast […] Full article here: - Margie Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a snippet and title link to your new blog … [Read more...]