Brakpan


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Brakpan

(ˈbrækˌpæn)
n
(Placename) a city in E South Africa: gold-mining centre. Pop: 62 116 (2001)

Brak•pan

(ˈbrækˌpæn)

n.
a city in the NE Republic of South Africa, near Johannesburg. 85,044.
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2001 -- Hasim Rahman flattens Lennox Lewis with a right hand near the end of the fifth round in Brakpan, South Africa, to capture the WBC and IBF heavyweight titles in one of boxing's biggest upsets.
This past year the class chose to support the Sithand'izingane Care Project, located in the Brakpan Area in South Africa.
Today they live in Brakpan near Johannesburg, but Brian still relishes the nostalgia of his youthful days when he was living with his family of five brothers and three sisters at Stutely Grove, Bradley.
On Friday, 3 August 2012, Minister and the MECs will also conduct outreach programme and visit community development projects in Brakpan and Daveyton .
The 330lb big cat lives with owner Michael Jamison and his girlfriend Jackie at their home in Brakpan.
The fight, which took place in Brakpan, South Africa, had to be stopped by the referee after a clash of heads in the third round left Takayama with a deep gash along his hairline.
Mr Kok was born in Brakpan, a mining town near Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1924.
1) I was raised in Brakpan Old Location, where I started school, and in Payneville.
The Brakpan Mines 27-year-old is a South Africa international, but with no experience in this sphere he could really struggle against a player of Smith's ability.
For example, in the Western Cape Province, 37% of smears in Montagu (1996) and 50% in Mitchell's Plain (1998) were in the appropriate age group; (24,25) compared to 84% of smears in Mitchell's Plain and 70% in Brakpan (Gauteng province) in 2002.
Coverage of the Currie Cup Premier Division clash at the Bosman Stadium in Brakpan.
A specific exclusion from the sale to the JV is the Brakpan Tailings Storage