Blitzboks advance to quarter-finals in Dubai Sevens tournament

7 December 2019, 12:10 PM
South Africa have advanced to the semi-finals of the Dubai Sevens, the first tournament of World Rugby's World Sevens Series for 2019/2020.
Amajita show no mercy to Mauritius as they kick off Cosafa defense 6 December 2019, 9:45 PM

It was a perfect start for the new Amajita project at the COSAFA U20 Championship in Lusaka, Zambia on Thursday as they walloped Mauritius 5-0.

It’s the ‘Master vs The Student’ collision when Chiefs take on Celtic on Saturday 6 December 2019, 7:16 PM

It was under the current Kaizer Chiefs head coach Ernst Middendorp when Bloemfontein Celtic co-caretaker coach Lehlohonolo Seema started to take a keen interest in coaching back in 2013 and he was mentored for his current role.

More heads expected to roll at CSA board meeting 6 December 2019, 5:27 PM

Cricket South Africa (CSA) is facing a difficult weekend with a board meeting scheduled for Saturday in Kempton Park, east of Johannesburg over the current crisis where more heads are expected to roll.

CSA suspends its CEO 6 December 2019, 1:18 PM

Cricket South Africa CEO Thabang Moroe has been suspended. This follows news that Standard Bank will not renew its agreement with CSA as the title sponsor of the South African National Men's Cricket Team when it concludes on 30 April 2020.

Standard Bank won’t renew CSA contract 6 December 2019, 12:36 PM

The crisis at Cricket South Africa has deepened. Standard Bank has informed CSA this morning that it will not renew its agreement as the title sponsor of the South African National Men's Cricket Team when it concludes on 30 April 2020.

Arsenal slump to first home defeat by Brighton 6 December 2019, 6:21 AM

Arsenal lost to Brighton & Hove Albion at home for the first time ever on Thursday night as goals by Adam Webster and Neal Maupay lifted the visitors to a 2-1 victory in the Premier League.

Highlands one of the trickiest sides to play: Tembo 5 December 2019, 9:12 PM

SuperSport United will welcome Highlands Park to the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Friday evening in a crucial penultimate league clash before the mid-season break.

SAFA to announce R74 million loss 5 December 2019, 6:45 PM

The South African Football Association (SAFA) is set to post a loss of R74million this weekend at their general meeting on Sunday.

Soccer ball
City looking for positive result against Chippa United 5 December 2019, 5:14 PM

Cape Town City host Chippa United at Athlone Stadium in the Absa Premiership on Saturday, seeking their first win under new coach Jan Olde Riekerink.

Middendorp maintains calm after Q1 success 5 December 2019, 4:03 PM

Kaizer Chiefs head coach Ernst Middendorp is not getting carried away with the achievement of winning Q1 innovation in the Absa Premiership this season.

Eddie Hearn
Ruiz and Joshua WBO title fight set for Saturday 5 December 2019, 1:55 PM

A mega heavyweight title fight is on the cards with World Boxing Organisation champion, Andy Ruiz Junior, taking on Anthony Joshua in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, on Saturday.

Djokovic adds Adelaide event to Australian Open preparations 5 December 2019, 7:43 AM

World number two Novak Djokovic will play in the inaugural Adelaide International tennis competition in January ahead of his Australian Open title defense, tournament organizers said on Wednesday.

Dean Furman
Furman to depart from SuperSport 4 December 2019, 6:48 PM

Supersport United captain and midfielder, Dean Furman, is set to leave the club at the end of the season.

I have no reason to dislike any of my players: Leopards’ coach 4 December 2019, 6:45 PM

 Black Leopards head coach Luc Eymael says he does not like to comment on off the pitch issues.

Tinkler already plotting for TKO final vs Sundowns 4 December 2019, 5:23 PM

Maritzburg United coach Eric Tinkler says he is enjoying the challenge of having to decide on what his line-up will be for next weekend’s Telkom Knockout final in Durban.

Makaringe yet to meet Pirates standards: Lekgwathi 4 December 2019, 4:25 PM

Former Orlando Pirates captain Lucky Lekgwathi has been reflecting on the first half of the 2019/20 season, admitting that Fortune Makaringe has been his biggest disappointment so far.

Crisis at Cricket South Africa deepens 4 December 2019, 3:14 PM

The crisis at Cricket South Africa (CSA) deepens as the South Africa Cricketers' Association (SACA), has begun another formal process against the embattled governing body regarding the commercial rights of players involved in the Mzansi Super League.  

Former Springbok prop Ockie Oosthuizen dies 4 December 2019, 9:57 AM

Former Springbok prop and Transvaal captain Ockie Oosthuizen has died after battling colon cancer for the past couple of months.

Jesus double gives Man City much-needed win at Burnley 4 December 2019, 6:31 AM

Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus struck twice and Rodri scored a screamer in a 4-1 win at Burnley on Tuesday as the champions showed signs they may be able to keep the Premier League title race alive.

Tau to open doors for SA players at Club Brugge: Van Heerden 3 December 2019, 9:03 PM

Long before Percy Tau played at Club Brugge in Belgium, South Africa was represented by former Bafana Bafana international Elrio Van Heerden at the Jupiter Pro League club.

Kenya eyes jail sentences for athletes caught doping 3 December 2019, 8:49 PM

Kenya plans to impose criminal penalties - including possible jail terms - on athletes caught doping, and it is now working on new legislation on the matter, its sports minister said on Tuesday.

Thabang Moroe
Cricket SA apologises to journalists 3 December 2019, 4:55 PM

CSA embattled Chief Executive, Thabang Moroe, has personally apologised to the journalists who had their accreditation revoked on Sunday.

Ganguly wants India to play pink-ball tests in every series 3 December 2019, 1:17 PM

Indian cricket board chief Sourav Ganguly believes pink-ball tests are here to stay and wants the team under Virat Kohli to play at least one such match in every series.

Lionel Messi
Messi claims record sixth Ballon d’Or, Rapinoe wins women’s award 3 December 2019, 6:18 AM

Lionel Messi claimed a record sixth Ballon d'Or award on Monday, beating Liverpool's leading nominees and Cristiano Ronaldo to lift soccer's most prestigious individual trophy.

We need experienced players against Wydad: Mosimane 2 December 2019, 9:19 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says his team will need all the experienced players, when they take on Wydad Casablanca from Morocco in a Caf Champions League Group C clash on Saturday. The Brazilians began their group stages campaign with a bang following their 3-0 victory over Petro De Luanda from Angola on Saturday night. […]

Middendorp wary of Khune and Billiat’s injuries 2 December 2019, 8:21 PM

Kaizer Chiefs and Zimbabwean international attacker Khama Billiat on Friday started the medical treatment on his tight hamstring as the club is trying to get him ready for the grueling six months of top level football ahead.

Nodada scoops Goal of the Month award 2 December 2019, 7:49 PM

Cape Town City midfielder Thabo Nodada was named the winner of the September/October Absa Premiership Goal of the Month Award, for his individual effort against Orlando Pirates in the 3-3 draw at Orlando Stadium in September.

Mkhalele’s priority is to defend the COSAFA U20 trophy 2 December 2019, 7:28 PM

Former Bafana Bafana international and Amajita interim head coach Helman “Midnight Express” Mkhalele says his priority is to defend the COSAFA U20 trophy in Lusaka, Zambia, in the next two weeks. 

Komphela believes in Mutizwa’s goal scoring ability 2 December 2019, 3:35 PM

Lamontville Golden Arrows head coach Steve Komphela says striker Knox Mutizwa can challenge for the golden boot this season.

Australia Team
Australia beat Pakistan by innings and 48 runs, seal series 2 December 2019, 12:06 PM

Australia beat Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs in the second test at Adelaide Oval on Monday to sweep their two-test series 2-0.