Coming up on Keeping Score
this May 2017:
Monday 1 May 2017
Mmamosa rages at Justice for hiring a banned athlete as coach. He accuses her of pimping Tongai out for publicity. It's a power struggle.
Lebona begins training the athletes and gets Ashanti to accept hard work by stroking her ego. He asks Justice to train him for the Comrades marathon. Jade and Eshe reconcile and agree to a daring move that Botho suggests.
Tuesday 2 May 2017
Friends Close, Enemies Closer
Eshe and Jade come out on Pieter's radio show and are surprised at the response. Eshe finally calls her mother and gets bad news. She blames herself.
A drunken Alex arrives with lawsuit papers against ASA for Unfair Dismissal. Justice tells Lehasa and Warona to deal with it. Justice continues training and torturing Lebona and Ashanti is letting the stature of being team captain go to her head.
Monday 8 May 2017
Battle Of The Flexes
Mmamosa wins a power struggle with Justice as the CCMA conflict escalates. Botho, feeling overlooked, tries to save the day but finds that her solution to the CCMA problem is jinxed.
Lebona, intimidated by his own heroic father, plays father figure to Ashanti and Tladi who both have hard lessons to learn. Tongai is trapped in a closet of lies when his gigalo-ing backfires.
Tuesday 9 May 2017
Jade learns she is the official face of Sweat 3000 but finds herself between a rock and hard place when she has to stay single for the duration of her contract.
Warona and Lebona meet at lunch and feel a mutual attraction. When Justice joins them he notices it, and is jealous. Tladi catches Tongai going to Mmamosa’s place and gives Mmamosa an ultimatum: she must choose him or Tongai.
Monday 15 May 2017
Pain And Gain
After his fight with Tladi, Tongai tells Felleng that Tladi is Mmamosa’s son, setting off a chain reaction of people finding out. Lehasa learns that Mmamosa and Tongai are sleeping together and tells Justice.
Ashanti begs Lebona to give her another chance and he does, with strings attached. Justice gets a visit from an athletics organisation representative who makes sinister threats about Lebona.
Tuesday 16 May 2017
Gum Guards And Toe Shoes
Lebona and his dad Apla reach a milestone in their relationship. Warona catches Justice and Mmamosa almost kissing. Jade officially begins her duties as SWEAT 3000 ambassador, and she misses Eshe’s mother’s funeral.
Justice gets sick of everybody hero-worshipping Lebona. When Lebona advises him on what to do about it Justice loses it and throws a punch.
Monday 22 May 2017
Poor Boy's Game
Still mad at Justice, Warona organises the Rec opening party with Ashanti. Justice and Ashanti forget about it and go out. At the party Lebona makes moves on Warona. Marty underestimates Botho when she and Lehasa take on NSALB.
Felleng and Tongai witness Botho and Lehasa getting drunk and kissing passionately. Eshe returns, hurts her back and lands in hospital with a doctor who wants to give her a banned substance for her pain.
Tuesday 23 May 2017
Chasing The Dream
Tladi and Lehasa fight over Botho. Lehasa gets hot and heavy with Botho who needs time to think. Eshe’s injury gets worse and so does the rift between her and Jade. Ashanti sees Lebona and Warona kiss.
Mmamosa asks Marty to keep the competing ban on Lebona. Lebona enters the Lesotho High Altitude Summer Marathon using Justice’s name.
Monday 29 May 2017
The Square Jungle
When Jade tells Justice about Eshes's injury she spirals out of control and makes a rash, irrevocable decision. Ashanti challenges Lebona on kissing Warona and tells Botho that they're having an affair but she doesn't believe it.
Tongai and Felleng fall out about getting married someday soon and Tongai and Tladi square up to a braai off proposed by Mbazo. Mmamosa humiliates Tongai and will stop at nothing in her quest to oust and destroy Lebona.
Tuesday 30 May 2017
Run Ashanti Run
Botho tries to persuade Eshe to return to ASA. It's rejection all round: the braai-off is held and the winner announced but he doesn't get the prize he wants. Tladi tells Lehasa to lay off Botho, but Lehasa refuses.
Ashanti, under pressure for her upcoming race, turns to Tladi for comfort and doesn't get the response she was hoping for.
Justice discovers that Lebona used his passport to register for the Lesotho High Altitude Marathon. Mmamosa also finds out. Ashanti's race is interrupted by high drama.
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