Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis wins prize at SA Sports Awards
Posted: 13 November 2017 Time: 09:38
Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis won a prize at the SA Sports Awards in Kempton Park on Sunday night.
The 54-year-old picked up a Sports Minister’s Excellence Award, along with Ruswahl Samaai (athletics), Lloyd Harris (tennis), Gift Ngoepe (baseball) and Dané van Niekerk (cricket).
Ellis made history in September by becoming the first South African to win the COSAFA Women’s Championship as a player and coach.