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Nedbank Cup recap: Pirates ease past Maritzburg, TTM clip Swallows

Orlando Pirates players celebrates during the Nedbank Cup Last 16

Orlando Pirates came from behind to secure a comfortable win over Maritzburg United, while Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila humbled Swallows FC in the Nedbank Cup last 16 over the weekend.

Friday, 26 February:

Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila (4)2-2(3) Swallows FC

Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila edged Swallows FC 4-3 on penalties at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane to book their spot in the quarter-finals after the match finished 2-2 after 120 minutes.

Saturday, 27 February:

Maritzburg United 3-1 Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates came from a goal down to secure a 3-1 victory over Maritzburg United at the Harry Gwala Stadium through goals from Kabelo Dlamini, Deon Hotto and Vincent Pule.

Black Leopards 1-0 AmaZulu

Mohammed Anas scored the only goal of the game as Black Leopards defeated AmaZulu 1-0 at the Thohoyandou Stadium in Limpopo to book their place in the next round.

Sunday, 28 February:

 TS Sporting 1-2 Richards Bay 

Khanyisa Mayo scored a late brace for Richards Bay following Decide Chauke's opener to snatch a 2-1 over TS Sporting at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

In other Nedbank Cup Last 16 results:

Cape Town All Stars (5)3-3(3) Cape Town Spurs

Pretoria Callies (5)0-0(4) JDR Stars

Chippa United 2-1 Cape Town City