Vettel still has what it takes at Ferrari, says Webber

27 June 2019, 6:16 AM
Sebastian Vettel took the Formula One lead from Lewis Hamilton at last year’s Austrian Grand Prix but the Ferrari driver has now fallen so far behind there can be no repeat at Spielberg this weekend.
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Spain’s Fernando Torres announces retirement 21 June 2019, 9:34 AM

Spain's World Cup winning striker, Fernando Torres, announced his retirement from football on Friday, bringing an end to a glittering 18-year career.

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Messi focussing on positives as Argentina’s Copa hopes hang by a thread 21 June 2019, 6:44 AM

Lionel Messi was looking at a glass half full after his penalty kept alive Argentina's hopes of reaching the Copa America knock-out stages following a 1-1 draw with Paraguay.

Nchout sends Cameroon through with last kick of game 20 June 2019, 9:12 PM

Cameroon qualified for the women's World Cup last 16 when Ajara Nchout earned them a 2-1 win over New Zealand with the last kick of their Group E match on Thursday.

Bafana Bafana can progress from AFCON group stage – Ofori 20 June 2019, 8:57 PM

Ghana Goalkeeper Richard Ofori believes Bafana Bafana have the capability to progress from their Africa Cup of Nations ‘group of death’.

Burger hoping for a medal at the netball World Cup 20 June 2019, 8:20 PM

South African national netball team player Erin Burger is hoping to earn a medal at her fourth world cup in Liverpool next month.

Dear Mr President please start prioritising sport: Molokwane 20 June 2019, 6:59 PM

Netball South Africa (NSA) president Cecilia Molokwane says she has high expectations from the President of the Republic Cyril Ramaphosa in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday night.

Bafana Bafana’s realistic target will be quarterfinals: Radebe 20 June 2019, 6:30 PM

Bafana Bafana legend Lucas Radebe says the national team’s realistic target at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt is to reach the quarter-finals.

South Africa opens Spanish series final with a draw against Wales 20 June 2019, 6:23 PM

South Africa women started their FIH Hockey Series Final in Valencia, Spain on Wednesday with a stutter as they drew 2-2 against Wales in their opening fixture.

Baxter disappointed after Angola pulls out of friendly match ahead of Afcon 20 June 2019, 4:24 PM

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter expressed his disappointment on Wednesday after Angola pulled out of their planned training match which was to serve as Bafana’s last warm-up game for the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament. Speaking after their training session at the Aero Sports Club, just a stone throw away from their hotel, […]

Black Leopards’ new technical team set to start work on Monday 20 June 2019, 4:20 PM

Black Leopards chairman David Thidiela announced Lionel Soccoa as the side’s new head coach on Wednesday night on SABC’s Phalaphala FM sports show Zwamitambo hosted by  with Big-T Muavha.

Sharks prepared for dangerous Brumbies: Schreuder 20 June 2019, 2:05 PM

Sharks Captain Louis Schreuder is looking forward to their trip to Australia this week. The Durbanites slipped into the Super Rugby quarterfinals thanks to a last gasp try by Lukhanyo Am in front of a bewildered Stormers crowd last weekend. Rob du Preez’s side touched down in Canberra this week ahead of their showdown with […]

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Vakhegula Vakhegula deliver on their promise to beat France 20 June 2019, 1:39 PM

Vakhegula-Vakhegula delivered on their promise to avenge Banyana Banyana when they thrashed France 10-0 in an international friendly in St Etienne on Wednesday.

Malinga scoops 2019 Inter-Provincial Championships gold 20 June 2019, 11:26 AM

Gauteng North’s U-16A squash first seed Awande Malinga lived up to expectation on Wednesday when she scooped a gold medal on behalf of the Northerns.

Scotland out after VAR drama as Argentina snatch 3-3 draw 20 June 2019, 10:10 AM

Scotland were knocked out of the women’s World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee.

Proteas lose by narrow defeat against New Zealand 20 June 2019, 6:34 AM

Faf du Plessis says he couldn't have asked for any more from his side after they slipped to a narrow defeat against New Zealand at the World Cup.

Ivory Coast hit back to hammer Zambia in Africa Cup warm-up 19 June 2019, 8:40 PM

Ivory Coast recovered from conceding an early goal to trounce Zambia 4-1 on Wednesday in the final warm-up match for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Banyana shift focus to Cosafa Cup following World Cup exit 19 June 2019, 8:18 PM

Banyana Banyana arrived to a heroine’s welcome at the OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday morning following their maiden FIFA Women’s World Cup appearance in France. Newly-appointed Gauteng MEC for Sport Mbali Hlophe welcomed coach Desiree Ellis and her team, and congratulated Banyana on their journey. She has pledged to assist the women’s game reach […]

It’s time for Bafana to show up at Afcon and conquer African football: Van Wyk 19 June 2019, 7:10 PM

Banyana Banyana captain Janine Van Wyk has called on Bafana Bafana to go out and conquer African football ahead of the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) starting on Friday.

Billiat doubtful for Zim opener against Egypt in Cairo: Chidzambwa 19 June 2019, 7:05 PM

Zimbabwean and Kaizer Chiefs international attacker Khama Billiat is racing against time to be match fit for the critical African Cup of Nations (AFCON) opening match against the hosts Egypt at the Cairo Stadium on Friday.

Zimbabwe will be the Ajax Amsterdam of the Afcon: Musona 19 June 2019, 5:27 PM

Zimbabwean Warriors Captain Knowledge “Smiling Assassin” Musona has proclaimed his team as the Ajax Amsterdam of the AFCON.

Cape Town City announce Abbubaker Mobara signing 19 June 2019, 4:40 PM

Cape Town City have announced the signing of Abbubaker Mobara, who joins the Citizens after three seasons at Orlando Pirates.

We might just upset the Afcon hosts: Rusike 19 June 2019, 3:35 PM

SuperSport United Striker Evans Rusike says they are ready for their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) opening clash on Friday against the record seven-time African champions and hosts Egypt at the Cairo International Stadium. While they go into this clash as underdogs, he believes they could pull a rabbit out a hat and surprise all […]

India’s Dhawan ruled out of World Cup with fractured thumb 19 June 2019, 2:23 PM

India's opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the rest of their World Cup campaign after fracturing his thumb earlier in the tournament, the country's cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday.

Sundowns aim high as they plan Africa and Europe pre-season tour: Mosimane 19 June 2019, 2:20 PM

When Mamelodi Sundowns returns for pre-season at the end of this month, they are planning their camps all over the continent including a base in Europe, possibly in Holland.

Banyana receive an emotional welcome 19 June 2019, 12:45 PM

Banyana Banyana have received an emotional welcome on their return home from the FIFA Women's World Cup.

WATCH: Banyana Banyana briefing 19 June 2019, 11:50 AM

Banyana Banyana are back home from the World Cup, having lost all their matches, but with heads held high and having learned huge lessons.

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UEFA head Platini released after being questioned over Qatar World Cup 19 June 2019, 9:48 AM

Michel Platini, the former head of European soccer association, UEFA, was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament to Qatar.

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Coach Kerr backs Scots to bring ‘A-game’ against Argentina 19 June 2019, 6:55 AM

Scotland must “bring their A-game” to their final group stage match of the women’s World Cup against Argentina on Wednesday if they are to have any hope of reaching the last-16, coach Shelley Kerr has said.

Beach volleyball is popular in South Africa – Rorich 18 June 2019, 7:18 PM

The Volleyball South Africa Director Gershon Rorich is excited with another edition of the Volleyball League which is currently taking place in Kempton Park for the next four weeks.

Le Clos in bid to change dynamics of swimming in SA 18 June 2019, 6:34 PM

Chad le Clos says he is doing all he can to change the dynamics of swimming in the country, but wants stronger funding initiatives to ensure the sport transformed at a quicker rate.