TV presenter Liezel van der Westhuizen. Picture: Jamal Grootboom

Local celebs and polo enthusiasts looked pretty in pink at the eighth annual Cintron Pink Polo in support of breast cancer awareness at the Val de Vie Estate in Paarl.

The event aims to celebrate cancer survivors and those who lost their lives.

Among the A-listers at the charitable event were TV presenter Liezel van der Westhuizen, radio personality Sherlin Barendse, Khanyi Mbau’s brother Menzi Mchunu and radio presenter Sibongile Mafu.

Co-emceeing the event Sechaba G and Mishka Patel are in both passionate about breast cancer awareness. 

Patel, who lost her mother to breast cancer, and Sechaba G highlighted the importance of getting tested.  

“We were a month too late... And people should go out and get tested," Patel said.

“It is important to get tested and not wait for a specific age. And people need to know that men can also get breast cancer,” Sechaba added.