Herpetologist will share snakebite research on Durban’s most venomous species

Herpetologist will share snakebite research on Durban’s most venomous species: Cormac Price Photo: Cormac Price The World Health Organisation (WHO) has categorised snakebite and human snake conflict as an unrecognised global epidemic. One Durban-based herpetologist, Cormac Price, is researching the behaviour of urban snakes and the interaction with humans in an effort to address this epidemic. He will share some of his findings as part of the Crocworld Conservation Centre monthly talk, taking place on Saturday, 8 February. Getting to know … [Read more...]

Stars, Heat share points after Wanderers wash out

Durban in the News: Stars, Heat share points after Wanderers wash out: The Durban Heat’s penultimate group game of the 2019 Mzansi Super League against the Jozi Stars was abandoned at the Wanderers. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Heat and Spartans share points – Featured Durban Blog

Heat and Spartans share points: Durban – Another rain and weather influenced Mzansi Super League game involving the Durban Heat ended with shared points against the Tshwane Spartans at SuperSport Park Centurion on Thursday. A game that saw the Heat wanting to chase began well for the hosts as their openers got their side off to a strong start. With the score on 81, Theunis de Bruyn was run out for 40 but the Spartans continued on their way after the start. Andile Phehlukwayo picked up the crucial wicket of AB de Villiers for just two, … [Read more...]

SA Hockey Icons to Share Skills With KZN’s Young Players

SA Hockey Icons to Share Skills With KZN’s Young Players: Former SA Women’s Hockey player, Shelley (Russell) Jones will head up the KZN-leg of the nationwide hockey development programme for schoolgirls in La Lucia on 6 and 7 July. Along with a stellar line-up of current and former international hockey icons, Jones hopes to inspire, motivate and identify young talent as part of the Investec Hockey Academy’s high-performance courses. Jones played striker and midfielder for the SA Women’s Hockey team for 13 years and has accumulated 280 caps … [Read more...]