Striker Jonathan Kodjia struck 26 minutes from time to hand the Ivory Coast a 1-0 win over South Africa as the two former champions kicked off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign in searing heat on Monday.
Chippa United coach Clinton Larsen says he is happy after he signed a two-year contract with the Chilli Boyz. Chippa Mpengesi, chairman of the Port Elizabeth-based club, offered Larsen a new deal after the former Lamontville Golden Arrows and Bloemfontein Celtic mentor guided the Chilli Boyz to safety last season.
Cameroon face an inquiry and possible disciplinary action from soccer authorities after a series of incidents in their 3-0 defeat by England in the last 16 of the FIFA Women’s World Cup on Sunday.
Andrew Hudson, the former national cricket selection convener, believes there was nothing wrong with the team the Proteas selected for the World Cup, saying instead that they lacked the ability to play boldly in England.
South Africa will play their first match of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Monday afternoon.
Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has said there needs to be less focus on Captain Riyad Mahrez if his team are to be successful at this year's Africa Cup of Nations.
Bafana Bafana get their 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign underway on Monday afternoon as they take on 2015 African champions Ivory Coast at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt.
After being fined part of their match fee for a slow over rate against West Indies on Saturday, New Zealand will be keen to keep things ticking along quickly with skipper Kane Williamson facing a one-match ban at the Cricket World Cup.
Elaine Thompson won the 200m in a world leading 22.00sec on Sunday to complete a sprint double at the Jamaican Athletics Championships as she continues her return from an injury marred 2018.
A last-minute own goal handed Morocco a narrow 1-0 victory over plucky Namibia at the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday in a far-from-convincing start from one of the pre-tournament favourites.
Pakistan condemned South Africa to World Cup elimination and kept alive their own slender chances of advancing to the semi-finals with a 49-run win at Lord's on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead and continued his relentless run of success on Sunday when he scorched to an emphatic victory ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the French Grand Prix on Sunday.
Bafana Bafana opponents in their opening game of the 2019 African Cup of Nations Ivory Coast have got a strong French link in their squad and one man who can help Stuart Baxter to to plot their downfall is the French based striker Lebo Mothiba.
Ivory Coast coach Ibrahima Kamars sees Nicolas Pepe as one the young stars who can banish the memories of a disastrous Africa Cup of Nations title defence two years ago.
Norway beat Australia 4-1 on penalties to reach the women’s World Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2007 following a highly-entertaining 1-1 draw after extra time on Saturday.
Mohammed Shami claimed a hat-trick to secure victory as India pipped Afghanistan by 11 runs in a thrilling low-scoring group match in the Cricket World Cup on Saturday.
Lewis Hamilton seized pole position for the French Grand Prix in track record time as Mercedes, chasing their 10th successive win, swept the front row of the grid in dominant fashion on Saturday.
South African teams bowed out of Super Rugby for another season as both the Bulls and the Sharks were beaten in the quarter-finals.
Thousands of exuberant US soccer fans have descended on France for the Women’s World Cup, soaking up the sights and sounds of Paris and other cities while reveling in the electric performances of the Stars and Stripes team.
When Norway’s Karina Saevik is not busy training or helping her country progress at the women’s World Cup, she can be found with her head buried in books as she juggles academics and soccer.
World Boxing Federation (WBF) president Howard Goldberg is proud that yet another South African boxer in WBF featherweight female champion Nozipho Bell is going to fight for the International Boxing Organisation (IBO) title. Bell, who won the WBF belt when she outpointed Unathi Myekeni in Port Elizabeth three months ago, is scheduled to fight against […]
South Africa women’s hockey team beat Italy 2-1 in their second FIH Hockey Series Final Pool B game in Valencia, Spain on Thursday with goals from Bianca Wood and Dirkie Chamberlain while Italy replied with a Eugenia Bianchi goal in the final quarter.
Former Mamelodi Sundowns and Cameroon midfielder Roger Feutmba reckons that there is a big number of contenders for the Africa Cup of Nations trophy.
South African attacking midfielder Mihlali Mayambela is set to spend another season in Portugal, after SC Farense took the option to buy the Cape Town born winger outright.
Zimbabwean and Kaizer Chiefs international attacker Khama Billiat has recovered from a knee injury that has kept him on the sidelines for the past week and went straight into the Zim Warriors starting line-up for the crunch African Cup of Nations (AFCON) opener tonight.
The Sharks have made just one change to their team to play the Brumbies in their Super Rugby quarter-final on Saturday. Curwin Bosch replaces the injured Aphelele Fassi at fullback. Mzamo Majola continues in the front-row in place of the injured Tendai “The Beast” Mtawarira. Sharks coach, Rob Du Preez says he has been impressed […]
TS Galaxy coach Dan Malesela believes he is a trend-setter rather than a trend follower in football, saying that playing entertaining football was one of his key objectives as a coach. The former Orlando Pirates captain, who exactly a month ago delivered one of the biggest upsets in South African football history, is a man […]
A massive personnel clear out at the Eastern Cape rugby franchise, Southern Kings, is on the cards.
Netball South Africa (NSA) President Cecilia Molokwane says the senior national team Spar Proteas know what is expected of them at the Netball World Cup in Liverpool next month.
The Canterbury Crusaders overwhelmed Otago Highlanders 38-14 Friday to storm into the Super Rugby semi-finals and reinforce their status as favourites for a third consecutive title.