South Africa national korfball team

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South Africa
Association South African Korfball Federation
IKF membership 1993
IKF code RSA South Africa
IKF rank 15 (Nov 2012)
World Championships
Appearances 5 (First in 1995)
Best result 10th, 1999
African Championships
Appearances 1 (First in 2010)
Best result Champions, 2010

The South Africa national korfball team is managed by the South African Korfball Federation (SAKF), representing South Africa in korfball international competitions.

In 2010 they won the first African Championships, held in Zimbabwe.[1]

Tournament history[edit]

World Championships[2]
Year Championship Host Classification
1995 5th World Championship New Delhi (India) 11th place
1999 6th World Championship Adelaide (Australia) 10th place
2003 7th World Championship Rotterdam (The Netherlands) 11th place
2007 8th World Championship Brno (Czech Republic) 15th place
2011 9th World Championship Shaoxing (China) 16th place
African Championship
Year Championship Host Classification
2010 1st African Championship Zimbabwe Med 1.png Champions

Current squad[edit]

National team in the 2011 World Championships

  • Elsandri Van Niekerk
  • Elsie Theyse
  • Liandri Theyse
  • Trizeldi van der Westhuizen
  • Christie Theyse
  • Clarissa Nel
  • Nomphelo Stuurman
  • Dinilesizwe Madikwa
  • Etienne Stander
  • Jean Pierre Jacobs
  • Rudolph Francios van Niekerk
  • Theunis de Bruin
  • Charl Pinches
  • Jean-Pierre Cassel
  • Werner Basson
  • Coach: Gertjie Theyse


External links[edit]