Weather stifles another Dolphins Sunfoil Series clash – Featured Durban Blog

Weather stifles another Dolphins Sunfoil Series clash: Pietermaritzburg – A strong hail storm on Sunday afternoon and gloomy Monday conditions led the umpires to abandon the Sunfoil Series clash between the Hollywoodbets Dolphins and the bizhub Highveld Lions at the Pietermaritzburg Oval. The draw is the third of the season for the Dolphins with their last two clashes falling prey to the elements. With a large portion of the first three days of the four day contest being lost to rain and bad light the chances of a result, should they … [Read more...]

Weather forces draw in Dolphins & Knights Sunfoil Series clash – Featured Durban Blog

Weather forces draw in Dolphins & Knights Sunfoil Series clash: After losing the first day to the elements, time in the fixture slipped away from the Hollywoodbets Dolphins as they had to settle for a draw in their Sunfoil Series clash with the VKB Knights at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead on Sunday. Despite the rain on the first day, the game moved along fairly swiftly after the visitors won the toss and put the hosts in to bat on what Theunis de Bruyn might have felt would have been a lively wicket, however, the Dolphins started off strongly … [Read more...]

Champions Crowned in Billabong Junior Series at Seal Point

Champions Crowned in Billabong Junior Series at Seal Point: Ford Van Jaarsveld Photo: © Kody McGregor Billabong Junior Series The 20th annual champions in the Billabong Junior Series were crowned at Seal Point in Cape St Francis on Sunday 1 October after the fourth and final event in 2017 series was completed in highly contestable four-foot waves and glassy conditions. Jake Elkington (Kommetjie) and Sophie Bell (Salt Rock) clinched the premier U18 boys’ and girls’ Billabong Junior Series titles which earned them each a coveted trip to the … [Read more...]

Firing Surf For Opening Day Of Billabong Junior Series Finale

Firing Surf For Opening Day Of Billabong Junior Series Finale: James Ribbink from Durban Photo: © Ian Thurtell The opening rounds of the Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel were completed in great waves and offshore winds at Seal Point in Cape St Francis on Friday. There is much at stake at this event. The fourth and final event in the 20th annual edition of the world’s longest running surf series for surfers 18-and-under will crown event and series champions in seven divisions, as well as the men’s and women’s WSL Africa … [Read more...]