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CENTURIAN BOYKIE SMITH

By Lizette Khan The history books are filled with individuals who sparked emotion in the people of that time; love, hate, adoration, courage, disbelief, dislike or hope are all emotions that these people stirred up in the masses or the lowly individual. Granted, these are generally the words used to describe martyrs, freedom fighters, world leaders or human rights activists, however, they do seem to also apply to an individual that South African Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula called “A paragon of human perfection”, Graeme Smith. Smith made history last week when he became the first individual to lead a team in 100 tests, having captained South Africa 99 times and having also captained a World XI in a test against Australia in 2005. The muscular and brawny Gauteng native received his call up to captain the South African team at the tender age of 22, and he recalls initially being a little confused, “I remember being called into the meeting and it was very vague, they asked me a few questions and I remember walking away from that meeting thinking what’s going on here, I’m not too sure what that was about” but after a disastrous 2003 World Cup and Shaun

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Tribute to Dr Louis Luyt, 1932-2013

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SA'S CAPITAL GOLFING TOURNAMENT. THE ELS CLUB COPPERLEAF, CENTURION The City of Tshwane invites you to explore its diverse range of cultures, art centres, and glorious outdoor experiences and indulge in its vibrant blend of entertainment. The City boasts an array of monuments, museums, Big 5 wildlife on its doorstep and fantastic weather all year round. Tshwane welcomes you with open arms to the inaugural Tshwane Open 2013, for more info visit www.tshwaneopen.co.za

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