Out of court settlement possible in Etzebeth’s racism case : SAHRC

24 January 2020, 6:41 PM
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) in the Western Cape says there is a possibility of an out of court settlement in the alleged racist assault case of Springbok rugby star, Eben Etzebeth.
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Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open 24 January 2020, 6:10 PM

Serena Williams is out of the Australian Open.

Jacques Nienaber and Rassie Erasmus
Nienaber new Boks coach, but Erasmus will have ‘hands-on’ role 24 January 2020, 4:35 PM

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new head coach of World Cup winners the Springboks on Friday, but director of rugby Rassie Erasmus will still have a "hands-on" role, including sitting in the coaches' box on match day.

SuperSport United’s Khulu Sibiya heaps praise on Mosimane 24 January 2020, 2:39 PM

SuperSport United chairman Khulu Sibiya has paid tribute to Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso “Jingles” Mosimane. He says Mosimane is a diligent and committed coach.

Vukusic not worried about AmaZulu FC situation despite poor form 24 January 2020, 1:49 PM

AmaZulu FC coach Jozef Vukusic insists he is not having any anxiety symptoms as fears of relegation continue to grow. Usuthu are yet to win a match in 2020 despite having already played four so far.

Du Toit named SA Rugby Player of the Year 24 January 2020, 11:42 AM

Pieter-Steph du Toit has capped off a phenomenal 2019 season by being named the SA Rugby Player of the Year, adding to the World Rugby Player of the Year accolade he's already won.

It will be tough against Chippa United – Tembo 24 January 2020, 10:27 AM

SuperSport United will be looking to bounce back when they host Chippa United in a league match at Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Friday night (kick-off is at 8pm).

Terror Mathebula and wife to be buried on Tuesday 24 January 2020, 7:15 AM

Former world boxing champion Peter "Terror" Mathebula and his wife Emma will be laid to rest next Tuesday in a joint funeral in Randfontein on the West Rand.

Second edition of Limpopo Golf Championship launched 23 January 2020, 9:07 PM

The Limpopo Tourism Agency (LTA) and the Sunshine Tour launched the second edition of the Limpopo Golf Championship at Euphoria Golf Estate in Modimolle on Thursday.

We needed extra depth – Hunt 23 January 2020, 7:40 PM

Bidvest Wits newly added trio of Lorenzo Gordinho, Kgaogelo Sekgota and Cameroonian Bienvenu Eva Nga came in as a much-needed boost after Phathutshedzo Nange, Terrence Dzvukamanja and Thabang Monare incurred injuries in their previous games.

Mosimane named December Coach of the Month 23 January 2020, 7:00 PM

To be announced as the December Coach of the Month when he’s away with his team on continental duty talks to the level Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane is operating at.

Sundowns move would be perfect, hints Motupa 23 January 2020, 6:13 PM

Bidvest Wits striker Gift Motupa says his work rate has improved and he’s crediting head coach Gavin Hunt for that.

Motupa credits Hunt’s hard work for the POM award 23 January 2020, 4:51 PM

Bidvest Wits striker Gift Motupa says his work rate has improved and he’s crediting head coach Gavin Hunt for that.

Players’ reps concerned about new Afcon date 23 January 2020, 4:13 PM

Players’ representatives are worried that moving next year’s Africa Cup of Nations to January will create difficulties for the continent’s footballers, but say there is no easy solution as to how to fit the competition into the calendar.

Kings focus on Cheetahs match 22 January 2020, 9:42 PM

Southern Kings caretaker coach Robbi Kempson has admitted that the Cheetahs are a better team compared to his side ahead of their PRO14 match, to be played at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.

De Kock embraces ODI captaincy but focused on final Test match against England 22 January 2020, 8:25 PM

Standard Bank Proteas wicketkeeper-batsman and now ODI captain Quinton de Kock says his appointment will not distract him at all from the importance of the fourth and final Test match against England starting this Friday at the Imperial Wanderers.

Arrows assistant coach not happy with venue change for Chiefs match 22 January 2020, 7:43 PM

Lamontville Golden Arrows assistant coach Mandla Ncikazi admits that he would be playing Kaizer Chiefs at the Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium in this weekend - if he had things his way.

Cape Town City hope to keep momentum going 22 January 2020, 6:32 PM

Cape Town City will be targeting back-to-back home wins on Friday night when they host Black Leopards at the Cape Town Stadium in the Absa Premiership. City picked up a big win on Saturday, as they beat Bidvest Wits 2-0 and captain Thamsanqa Mkhize is hoping to build on that momentum when Lidoda Duvha visit. […]

SuperSport’s Furman still undecided about his future 22 January 2020, 4:49 PM

SuperSport United captain Dean Furman is still not sure if he will remain with the team beyond this season.

Bafana coach upbeat following 2022 World Cup qualifiers draw 22 January 2020, 4:29 PM

Bafana Bafana have been handed a fairly balanced draw for the second round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers following the draw which was held in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday night.

Imperious Federer sweeps past Krajinovic into third round 22 January 2020, 2:30 PM

Third seed Roger Federer hit winners at will in an imperious display as he cantered into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-1 6-4 6-1 thumping of Serb Filip Krajinovic on Wednesday.

SuperSport United shuts the door on Brockie 22 January 2020, 7:52 AM

SuperSport United chairman Khulu Sibiya says former striker Jeremy Brockie is not welcomed back in the team.

Du Plessis not retiring  22 January 2020, 7:02 AM

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis is not retiring just yet following uninspiring performances in the last two Test matches, which the South African national team lost to England.

SA to face Ghana, Zim and Ethiopia in Soccer World Cup qualifier 21 January 2020, 8:41 PM

South Africa will face Ghana, Zimbabwe and Ethiopia in Group G, in the World Cup qualifier draw announced on Tuesday. 

Ronwen Williams aims to cement his position as Bafana’s No. 1 keeper 21 January 2020, 5:58 PM

SuperSport United's Ronwen Williams is hoping to consolidate his position as Bafana Bafana's No. 1 goalkeeper.

De Kock named new captain of South Africa’s ODI squad 21 January 2020, 5:11 PM

Quinton de Kock has been named as the new captain of the South Africa One-Day International side, taking over from Faf du Plessis, who is dropped altogether for the three-match series against England next month.

Wanderers Test ban hurts: Rabada 21 January 2020, 3:10 PM

Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has confessed that being banned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the Wanderers Test match has been hurting but has vowed to stop letting himself and his team down in future.

Fourth seed Medvedev outlasts Tiafoe to advance in Melbourne 21 January 2020, 2:31 PM

Fourth seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia held his nerve in a war of attrition against American Frances Tiafoe to register a 6-3 4-6 6-4 6-2 victory in the first round of the Australian Open on Tuesday.

Racism among Africans is hurting the continent’s football – Samuel Eto’o 21 January 2020, 2:21 PM

Former Barcelona and Cameroon superstar Samuel Eto’o believes that racism amongst Africans is one of the biggest causes of football on the continent not growing quickly enough both locally and globally.

Root finds right recipe as England go ahead in test series 21 January 2020, 8:42 AM

England have set the template for how they want to play test cricket by hitting a big score early that allows them to then dictate the game, said captain Joe Root after they won the third test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth on Monday.

Nadal begins Australian Open campaign against Dellien on Tuesday 20 January 2020, 9:36 PM

 Spain’s Rafa Nadal will begin his quest for a 20th Grand Slam title against Bolivia’s Hugo Dellien at the Australian Open on Tuesday, while organisers are confident a rain-hit opening day will not hold up the tournament.