New Springbok Coach Rassie Erasmus is the toast of his home town, Despatch, in the Eastern Cape. The community of this small dorpie between Port Elizabeth and Uitenhage is closely-knit, bound together by rugby and religion. It is also the home of another Springbok great, Danie Gerber. Former Eastern Province hooker, Coenie Strumpher, who coached […]
David Warner and Steve Smith hit half-centuries but Australia were unable to dominate South Africa's bowling attack on the first day of the first Test at Kingsmead on Thursday.
Rassie Erasmus was confirmed as the new head coach of South Africa on Thursday on an unusually long six-year contract, with the former Springboks loose forward given the chance to lead the team through the next two Rugby World Cups in 2019 and 2023.
Australian Mick Fanning has done it all from winning three world titles to punching a shark but time has caught up with the surfing icon, who will retire as a professional next month.
Former Bafana Bafana and Everton player Steven Pienaar has retired from football.
The Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana played to a goalless draw against Slovakia in their opening match of the 2018 Cyprus Women’s Cup on Wednesday. The last time the South Africans played there in 2015 they finished in 10th position in the 12-nation event that ends on 7 March. Banyana Banyana were making their sixth appearance in […]
The International Olympic Committee has lifted a ban against Russia, Moscow officials said on Wednesday, after the country had been barred from the Pyeongchang games over state-sponsored doping. The news, confirmed later by the IOC, was announced as Olympic athletes were feted in the Kremlin, thanking President Vladimir Putin for letting them compete under a […]
England's cricket team has levelled the five match One Day International Series against New Zealand at one game apiece.
Orlando Pirates have confirmed their new fuel partnership with Caltex.
Baroka FC CEO Morgan Mmaila says the future of suspended coach Kgoloko Thobejane will be decided on Wednesday.
Banyana Banyana are bracing themselves for the Cyprus Cup which kicks-off in that country on Wednesday.
Cape Town City suffered a fourth successive loss in the Absa Premiership after going down 2-0 at the hands of Baroka FC at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar faces "at least six weeks" out with a fractured bone in his foot and will miss next week's return leg of the Champions League last-16 tie against Real Madrid, his father said on Tuesday.
Eighteen youngsters from the Western Cape will make history when they represent South Africa at the 16th Annual Hong Kong International Kung Fu Championships in March.
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo went faster and further than anyone else as Formula One started testing on Monday (February 26) while Fernando Alonso ended up in the gravel after a wheel came off his McLaren.
South African Cricketer Dean Elgar has described fellow cricketer Morne Morkel's resignation as a shock for the team.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is giving Cristiano Ronaldo a break and has left him out of the 19-man squad to face Espanyol in La Liga on Tuesday.
Chippa United are still confident of finishing in the top eight of the Absa Premiership despite going down 4-2 to Orlando Pirates at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Sunday.
The Ministerial Committee of Inquiry into governance matters of SASCOC, resumed in Johannesburg on Monday, with yet more testimonies from administrators pin pointing interference by SASCOC.
Orlando Pirates assistant coach, Rhulani Mokoena, has made a confusing statement, ahead of Saturday's Soweto derby against bitter rival Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB Stadium.
Two different presidential nominations were received by close of business on February 23 as the SA Football Association (Safa) prepares for the its 2018 Elective Congress to elect new office bearers next month.
South African fast bowler, Morne Morkel has made an announcement that he will retire from all forms of international cricket after the four-match test series against Australia.
Orlando Pirates moved to second spot on the log after beating Chippa United 4-2 in an Absa Premiership match played at the Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth on Sunday afternoon.
Banyana Banyana wasted no time in fine-tuning their Cyprus Women’s Cup preparations as they literally stepped off the aeroplane and on to the training field on the Eastern Mediterranean island late Saturday afternoon.
Kaizer Chiefs were unable to make up ground on Absa Premiership leaders Mamelodi Sundowns when they were held nil-all by Bloemfontein Celtic at the FNB Stadium.
Lehlohonolo Majoro scored a brace against his former team to see Bidvest Wits triumph 2-1 over hots Cape Town City at the Athlone Stadium on Saturday evening.
The Bulls opened their 2018 Super Rugby account with a 21-19 victory over the Hurricanes in Pretoria on Saturday evening.
Mamelodi Sundowns came back from a goal down as they drew 1-1 with SuperSport United in an Absa Premiership match played at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville near Pretoria on Saturday.
Long jump star Luvo Manyonga will spearhead South Africa’s challenge at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham, England next weekend (March 1-4). The South African enjoyed a year of long jump perfection in 2017 boasting a 100 percent record on his way to winning the world title in London and the IAAF Diamond League […]
Two goals in the dying minutes from Andre Fileccia fired Maritzburg United to second spot on the league table after a 2-1 Premiership win over Platinum Stars at the Harry Gwala Stadium on Friday night.