Nelspruit


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Nelspruit

a city in NE South Africa, the capital of Mpumalanga province on the Crocodile River: trading and agricultural centre, esp for fruit, with a growing tourist trade. Pop.: 21 541 (2001)
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Another option is the Ospreys tighthead Aaron Jarvis who came off the replacements' bench at Nelspruit.
are pictured after South Africa won the second Test 31-30 in Nelspruit after the tourists blew their chance of a first victory on SA soil
Good tour on the whole, including a couple of lovely tries, but must impose himself the way he did in Nelspruit on a more consistent basis.
The first-Test reverse at Kings Park had led to calls for a number of changes to be made in Nelspruit, but in the end Gatland chose to make only two alterations, bringing in prop Samson Lee and flanker Josh Turnbull for Adam Jones and Aaron Shingler respectively.
The breakdown will be a massive challenge for us - they put us under a lot of pressure in Nelspruit.
If we can play to the standards we reached in the first 60 or 70 minutes in Nelspruit we can pose big problems and spark a wee upset.
DEFENSIVE WALL: Springboks captain Jean de Villiers is held up by the Scottish defence in Nelspruit.
It was only the third time the countries have met in the 56-year competition with Nigeria beating then-Upper Volta 4-2 in 1978 and Burkina Faso snatching a stoppage-time 1-1 draw in a Nelspruit group game last month.
Mali and Nigeria meet in the first semifinal in Durban today, followed by the match between Burkina Faso and Ghana in Nelspruit later the same day.
a envoye le Burkina Faso en demi-finale de la CAN-2013 pour la deuxieme fois de son histoire, dimanche a Nelspruit, les Etalons affrontant le Ghana, demain mercredi, pour une place en finale.
Joining them in the last four are Burkina Faso, who shocked Emmanuel Adebayor's Togo 1-0 in Nelspruit.
Defending champions Zambia go against Ethiopia while Nigeria plays Burkina Faso in the opening matches of Group C at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.