IN THE QUICKIES

Finweek English Edition - - LIFE -

• South Africa’s Zolani Tete is the new IBF su­per-fly­weight cham­pion af­ter scor­ing a unan­i­mous points de­ci­sion over Teiru Ki­noshita in Ja­pan.

• Chani Scheep­ers is up to 71 in the lat­est WTA world rank­ings af­ter get­ting to the fi­nal of the WTA tour event in Swe­den. Scheep­ers failed at the fi­nal hur­dle, los­ing 6-3, 7-6 to Ger­many’s Mona Barthel.

• Western Prov­ince made it three in a row, suc­cess­fully de­fend­ing their men’s Jarvis Cup squash ti­tle. Cen­tral Gaut­eng de­throned Western Prov­ince as the women’s Ka­plan Cup cham­pi­ons.

• There were fur­ther vic­to­ries for Andy Bir­kett and Abby Adie in the Berg River Ca­noe Marathon.

■ graeme@but­ter­bean.co.za

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