Helge Schutz

Helge Schutz


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Namibia win in Abuja

Namibia’s national men’s tennis team gave a great performance to win the Africa Group III Davis Cup tournament in Abuja, Nigeria over the weekend, to gain promotion to the World Group II series next year.  Namibia got off to a…

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Namibia through to face Zimbabwe

Namibia will meet Zimbabwe in the Rugby Africa Cup semifinals on Wednesday after both teams posted unconvincing victories against Burkina Faso and Uganda respectively.  Zimbabwe seemed to be heading for an easy win against Uganda when they led 22-0 at…

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United, Suburbs in crucial showdown

The Windhoek Lager Rugby Premier League resumes tomorrow after the national test break against Portugal, with the battle for the top four knockout stages intensifying.  FNB Grootfontein are currently in the driving seat at fourth place on the log on…

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Namibia go top in Abuja 

Namibia are the only remaining unbeaten team at the Davis Cup Africa Group III tournament in Abuja, Nigeria after they beat Benin 3-0 on Thursday.  It was their third successive victory at the tournament after they previously beat Ghana 2-1…

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Namibia beat Oman by 6 wickets 

The Namibian Richelieu Eagles beat Oman by six wickets in the opening Cricket World Cup League 2 match of their Scotland tour in Dundee today. After being sent in to bat, Oman reached 233 for eight wickets off their 50…

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Namibia off to winning start 

Namibia got off to a great start at the Davis Cup Africa Group III tournament in Abuja, Nigeria on Tuesday with a 2-1 victory against Ghana. Namibia’s number two singles player, the 22-year-old Codie van Schalkwyk beat his opposite number…

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Old Boys reign supreme at Night League

Windhoek Old Boys Sports Club made a clean sweep of the titles at the Old Mutual Wanderers Hockey Night League when they won both the men and women’s finals on Friday night.  In the men’s final WOB came up against…

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Southern Kings win Desert Ice T20 trophy 

The Southern Kings Run Whisperers became the Nedbank Desert Ice T20 champions after beating Unam Zebras by eight wickets in Sunday’s final. In a high-scoring match, the Zebras posted a challenging total of 217, but the Kings, led by some…

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Erasmus the big winner at Cricket Awards

National captain Gerhard Erasmus was the big winner at Cricket Namibia’s annual awards on Friday, as he walked away with five awards at the glittering occasion.  Erasmus won the Player of the Year; Players’ Player of the Year; the National…

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The one that slipped away 

The scoreboard showed a 37-22 victory for Portugal, but it was more a case of a Namibian win slipping away due to numerous unforced errors and conceding unnecessary tries.  It was still anyone’s game when Portugal led 27-22 midway through…

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Eagles gain experience in Punjab series defeat 

National cricket coach Pierre de Bruyn expressed satisfaction with his squad’s recent performances against the visiting Indian state side, Punjab Cricket Association, despite losing the series 4-1.  Punjab dominated from the start, posting some big victories at first, but Namibia’s…

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Namibia take on potent Portugal 

The Namibian Welwitschias take on Portugal in their first home test match in six years at the Hage Geingob Stadum tomorrow afternoon.  The last time Namibia played a test at home was when they beat Kenya 53-28 on 18 August…

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