Mr Solly Malatsi

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Solly Malatsi


  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    ... when amateur football players in the same village of Nkandla, in my own home village of Moduane and in many other rural villages, as indicated by the hon chairperson of the portfolio committee, play on dusty grounds.

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    ... remains one of our country's truly inspirational sports stories. Chad le Clos' unbelievably powerful strike to win the gold medal in the 200 m butterfly at the London Olympics was the culmination of years of hard work, complemented by quality coaching from an early age. The success of the ...

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    I would like end my speech by wishing Team SA well for the Commonwealth Games. We will be rooting for them to bring home more medals than their predecessors. I would also like to acknowledge the colour of the hon Minister's suit; yours, as well as mine. We seem to ...

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    Chairperson, I'm unshaken by the intimidation. [Applause.]

    Several of our sports stars and sports teams have had, and continue to show, glimpses of greatness across different sporting codes. The Springboks' courageous victories in 1995 and 2007 were testament to the strength of domestic rugby structures to produce world-class talent.

    Bafana ...

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    Hon Chairperson, hon Minister, fellow hon members, future sports stars in the gallery, ladies and gentlemen, we were once again reminded of the uniting power of sport with the 2014 Fifa Soccer World Cup. It's a pity that we had to be content with watching other national teams because our ...

  • Retirement Of South African Hockey Legend, Pietie Coetzee (Draft Resolution) 24 Jun 2014

    Hon Deputy Speaker, I move without notice:

    That the House -

    1) notes Pietie Coetzee's retirement from all forms of competitive hockey;

    2) further notes that Pietie Coetzee holds the record for the all-time international leading goal scorer in hockey with 282 goals;

    3) wishes her well in her retirement ...