Netball or Basketball?

Those of you who have been following my blog since last year will know that I have, despite all my love for South Africa, expressed disdain for one of the staples in the South African school day - netball. But see what happens when this middle-aged mother from overseas is forced to actually play a netball game she thinks is so much beneath her.

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Cricket for Expats

batsman protecting wicket playing cricket in South Africa
Batsman protecting the wicket

‘When’s the game itself going to begin?‘ – Groucho Marx while watching a cricket match at Lord’s field

If you’re moving to South Africa, you’ll have to learn about cricket. Otherwise, you’ll sit at the Vodacom store ... 

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