“WHAT WAS IMMEDIATELY OBVIOUS WAS THE INCREASED LEVEL OF COMPETITIVENESS”
doing the respective honours for Team Telkom and CEO: Video Entertainment, Naspers Group Imtiaz Patel and Chairman Nolo Letele for Team SuperSport.
On the Wednesday before the event, captains Mabuza and Patel met SuperSport presenter Carol Tshabalala in a TV studio in and players engaging in a healthy amount of pre-tournament banter, most notably among the sports stars across all codes.
Incredibly, in the greensomes competition, Team Telkom won six of the last seven points available to claw themselves back from a heavy de cit to be on even terms captain at the charity dinner that evening and some equally canny comments from Team Supersport’s leadership around the importance of letting their new title sponsor win to ensure that they come back next year!
Day two was ercely contested and, in an extraordinary turn of events, the outcome