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Pretorius

1. Andries Wilhelmus Jacobus . 1799--1853, a Boer leader in the Great Trek (1838) to escape British sovereignty; he also led an expedition to the Transvaal (1848). The town Pretoria was named after him
2. his son, Marthinus Wessels . 1819--1901, first president of the South African Republic (1857--71) and of the Orange Free State (1859--63)
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Cobb's 62 in 32 balls, Rossington's 54 from 30 and an unbeaten 50 in 36 deliveries from Pretorius saw Northants end another disappointing campaign with victory.
Pretorius made 111 on his Specsavers County Championship debut and Wakely 102 - his first hundred of the summer - to help Northants take a first-innings lead of 190 before Sanderson claimed 4 for 13 in nine overs to leave Worcestershire 42 for 4 at the close of day two, trailing by 148.
Playing his first match of the tournament, Pretorius won the Man of the Match for his figures of 3/25 in 10 overs.
Mr Pretorius, who was speaking at a stakeholder engagement in Ghana, indicated that the company was collaborating with managerial and business experts to assess the viability of identified existing projects and other potential agribusiness opportunities to provide employment for the youth.
I will be doing everything I can to help the Steelbacks lift the cup and I'm thankful for the opportunity to be part of the team," ESPN Cricinfo quoted Pretorius as saying.
South Africa: Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock (wkt), Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Wiaan Mulder, Dwaine Pretorius, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn, Imran Tahir.
SOUTH AFRICA: Quinton de Kock (wk), Hashim Amla, Reeza Hendricks, Faf du Plessis (capt), Rassie van der Dussen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Wiaan Mulder, Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir
Sneha had a glamorous start in the first set, conceding two games but the indefatigable Pretorius who had prior the third round match, played her rescheduled second round match, pushed the second set till the tie break but lost to the home girl.
and her academic instructor and artist husband Willem Pretorius from Nizwa on the land of Sindbad.
Endrick: Howells; Doug Beaumont, North, Campbell Birkett and Pretorius; Doyle and Black; Gibson, Hamilton, O'Connell, Taquet, Calderwood, Duff, Nixon and Ogilvy, Replacements: Scott, Eckersley, Carswell and Cuthbertson.
Born and raised in South Africa, Pretorius qualified for Wales on residency during his time with the Blues and made his international debut on the 2013 tour of Japan, playing in both Tests.
Andries Pretorius' rugby career was cut short by illness but that hasn't stopped him working to help others