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Sundowns Thrash City Lads In Eight-Goal Humdinger

Round 10 of the Hollywoodbets Super League was played on Workers Day and table toppers Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies were in goal-scoring form, thrashing City Lads 7-1 in Pretoria.

Boitumelo Rabale and Refiloe Tholakele grabbed braces, while Asanda Hadebe, Miche Minnies and Rhoda Mulaudzi scored as Sundowns maintained top position on the log with 24 points in nine outings. The Eastern Cape-based outfit dropped to 13th on the table with eight points in 10 outings.

Meanwhile, second-placed University of Pretoria (Tuks) suffered their second defeat of the season, a 1-0 loss to University of Western Cape (UWC) away in the mother city, which saw them drop into third.

Ntombifikile Ndlovu scored the only goal of the match in the second half to see the Blues move up to fourth position on the log with 20 points, while Tuks dropped from second to third on 21 points both from nine matches.

Tuks swapped places with University of Johannesburg (UJ), who rose to second place after their 1-0 win away at Copperbelt Ladies with nine players after Gugu Dhlamini and Shannon Macomo were red carded. Thato Mofolo scored the only goal as Nthabeleng Modiko’s charges stayed two points behind leaders Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies however, UJ have played a game more than the defending champions.

Meanwhile, TS Galaxy Queens registered their second successive win under Sizwe Sibiya, a 2-1 victory over First Touch Academy at the old Peter Mokaba Stadium. The win took them to fifth spot on the log with 18 points in nine games while the Limpopo side remained in 10th position with 12 points from 10 games.

Other results:

  • JWV 0-0 Royal AM
  • Durban Ladies 1-2 TUT Matsatsantsa Ladies
  • Richmond United 3-0 Lindelani Ladies
  • University of Fort Hare 5-0 Thunderbirds Ladies

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Lethabo Kganyago
Lethabo Kganyago
Lethabo Kganyago is currently working as a web and newspaper writer for iDiski Times. This award-winning sports journalist covers the Limpopo area and also specialises in coverage of women's football, including Banayana Banyana.