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.
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Chippa to take on Wits on the weekend 12 January 2018, 9:30 AM

Chippa United will be playing against the defending Premier Soccer League champs Bidvest Wits this weekend.

Thabo Rakhale’s loan transfer – sign of self-hatred? 12 January 2018, 9:09 AM

For any African football person, in whatever capacity, to admonish African flair … that is self-hatred, writes Sipho Kekana. This is who we are and we are fighting it! We are victimising our jewels for shining. South Africa is not an extension of Europe. We are not a province of Europe.

Eto’o believes in Bafana Bafana’s potential to be Africa’s powerhouse 11 January 2018, 9:03 PM

Former Barcelona striker, Samuel E'too, believes that South Africa has the potential to become Africa's powerhouse, but only if they go back to basics.

Branden Grace, three eagles later, settles for a share of the lead 11 January 2018, 7:19 PM

Branden Grace achieved a career first of three eagles in one round as he opened with a 65 to share the lead on Thursday’s Day one of the BMW South African Open at Glendower Golf Club. Grace’s round of seven under par saw him join American Chase Koepka at the top of the leaderboard and […]

Bidvest Wits beat SuperSport 2-0 11 January 2018, 4:57 PM

The ABSA Premiership defending champions, Bidvest Wits, beat SuperSport United 2-nil in Johannesburg on Wednesday night. With the win, Wits moved off the foot of the table. The Clever Boys, however, are still not out of the woods as they are 15th on the log with 14 points from 16 matches just a point above […]

Cream of Varsity cricketers in action at Potch for T20 tournament 11 January 2018, 11:42 AM

Potchefstroom will once again play host to Varsity Cricket for six days of action from January 29 to February 3 with NWU (North-West University) out to defend their T20 title in the eight-team competition.

Athletics SA pay tribute to former president Zandisile John Ncinane 10 January 2018, 8:52 PM

Athletics South Africa (ASA) paid tribute to its former president, Zandisile John Ncinane, who died earlier this week.

Chiefs new signings to bolster team 10 January 2018, 7:03 PM

Kaizer Chiefs football manager, Bobby Motaung, believes the three new players signed, will solve the club's goal scoring problems and help it challenge for both the ABSA Premiership and Nedbank Cup titles.

Mamelodi Sundowns beat Ajax Cape Town 2-1 10 January 2018, 6:23 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns consolidated their position at the top of the ABSA Premiership log by beating Ajax Cape Town 2-1 at the Cape Town stadium on Tuesday night.

AmaZulu FC deny Mabhuti Khenyeza’s exit 10 January 2018, 4:17 PM

AmaZulu FC have refuted reports that have been making rounds on media that their veteran striker Mabhuti Khenyeza will leave the club during this currently opened window transfer. Usuthu issued a statement on the club’s Twitter page on Wednesday afternoon. Unite & rejoice with us above all else as we laugh off baseless rumours once […]

Sundowns made to sweat for Ajax win 10 January 2018, 8:22 AM

Two quick-fire goals just before half-time saw Mamelodi Sundowns coming from behind to beat Ajax Cape Town 2-1 in a league match at the Cape Town Stadium on Tuesday night.

Former champ Peterhansel leads Dakar rally 9 January 2018, 9:10 PM

Defending champion, Stephane Peterhansel of France, is the overall leader of the Dakar Rally after stage three of the event, becoming the third driver in three days to hit the front.

Kaizer Chiefs unveil new technical advisor 9 January 2018, 4:06 PM

Kaizer Chiefs have announced Robertus ‘Rob’ Hutting as their new Technical Advisor to strengthen the technical team as the club looks to win silverwares.

Rabada takes top spot for ICC Test Bowling 9 January 2018, 12:08 PM

Kagiso Rabada has been announced as the number one at the MRFWorldwide ICC Test Bowling Ranking following the first test match between South Africa and India.

Sandile Zuke pens with Golden Arrows 9 January 2018, 9:08 AM

Golden Arrows have secured the signature of Sandile Zuke from Chippa United to strengthen their team for the second half of the season.

Chippa sign Ajax Cape Town midfielder Bantu Mzwakali 9 January 2018, 6:09 AM

Chippa chairman Siviwe Mpengesi on Monday announced the signing of Ajax Cape Town attacking midfielder Bantu Mzwakali on a three-and-a-half-year deal.

Philander blasts South Africa to win over India 8 January 2018, 6:06 PM

South Africa's fast bowlers, led by Vernon Philander, blasted through India's batting as the host nation gained a 72-run win on the fourth day of the first Test at Newlands on Monday.

Pirates extend contracts for Memela, Makola up to 2019 8 January 2018, 3:49 PM

Orlando Pirates have triggered the extension clauses for midfielders Luvuyo Memela and Mpho Makola with both players now tied to the club until June 2019. Memela has become a vital member in head coach Micho Sredojevic’s team, having recently scored a brace and recorded an assist in Pirates’ 3-1 win over Baroka FC while Makola […]

Bloem Celtic grind out 2-1 win over Golden Arrows 8 January 2018, 7:41 AM

Bloemfontein Celtic secured a hard-fought 2-1 win over Golden Arrows in their Premiership match at Dr Molemela Stadium in Bloemfontein on Sunday. With the win, Celtic move up two spots to sixth on the league table with 23 points from 15 matches. Arrows, in contrast, remained in 10th place on 18 points from 16 games. […]

SA’s best open-water swimmers converge in Jeffrey’s Bay 7 January 2018, 9:48 PM

Some of South Africa's best open-water swimmers have converged in Jeffrey's Bay in the Eastern Cape for the first round of the 2018 Swim Series.

Makhaya Ntini resigns as Zimbabwe cricket bowling coach 7 January 2018, 7:54 PM

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) on Sunday confirmed the resignation of Makhaya Ntini as bowling coach of the national team.

Chippa United beat Amazulu 2-0 7 January 2018, 6:53 PM

Chippa United are slowly climbing the ABSA Premiership log ladder. The Chilli boys beat Amazulu 2-0 in their own back yard, at the King Zwelithini Stadium

Steyn may miss current first test against India 7 January 2018, 10:24 AM

Fast bowler Dale Steyn is unlikely to bowl again in the current first test against India in Cape Town and could be out of the rest of the three-match series.

Cape Town City adds to Platinum Stars woes 7 January 2018, 8:44 AM

Roland Putsche’s goal inspired Cape Town City to a slender win over Platinum Stars during the Absa Premiership clash played on Saturday night at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Aguero double keeps Man City’s FA Cup hopes alive 6 January 2018, 8:21 PM

Sergio Aguero scored a quickfire brace in the second half as Manchester City maintained their interest in four trophies by beating Burnley 4-1.

Polokwane City beat Mamelodi Sundowns 3-2.
Polokwane City brings Sundowns down to earth 6 January 2018, 7:30 PM

Polokwane City have beaten Mamelodi Sundowns for the second time in the ABSA Premiership this season. Rise and Shine came back from a goal down to win 3-2

Coutinho’s move to Barcelona nears completion 6 January 2018, 7:00 PM

Barcelona and Liverpool have agreed on a deal in principle for Philippe Coutinho to move to the Spanish giants in a deal worth up to 160 million euros

Proteas on top despite Hardik Pandya heroics 6 January 2018, 6:55 PM

Hardik Pandya went on a thrilling counter-attack, but could not prevent South Africa from finishing on top on the second day of the first Test at Newlands on Saturday.

Proteas bowler Dale Steyn left the field shortly before tea after bowling three balls of his 18th over.
Steyn’s comeback overshadowed by injury 6 January 2018, 5:14 PM

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn left the field with a bruised left heel on Saturday, the second day of his first Test match in more than a year.

Banyana Banyana striker Thembi Kgatlana.
Banyana striker proud despite losing out on CAF Woman Player of Year award 6 January 2018, 3:54 PM

Banyana Banyana striker Thembi Kgatlana is proud of her achievement despite not winning the 2017 CAF Woman Player of the Year.