MTN8 tournament an opportunity for Chiefs to reach cup final: Hunt

30 October 2020, 8:20 PM
Newly appointed Kaizer Chiefs coach Gavin Hunt sees the MTN-8 tournament as an early opportunity for his club to reach a cup final early in the season. Amakhosi will visit their bitter Soweto rivals Orlando Pirates in the first leg of the MTN-8 semi-final at Orlando Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Wolves beat Palace 2-0, climb to third in Premier League 31 October 2020, 10:30 AM

Wolverhampton Wanderers moved up to third in the Premier League after beating Crystal Palace 2-0 on Friday thanks to goals from on-loan teenage wingback Rayan Ait-Nouri and Daniel Podence.

Mthethwa announces interim Cricket SA board 30 October 2020, 2:01 PM

Minister of Sports Nathi Mthethwa has announced Cricket South Africa's interim board.  He says judge Nicholson's report from the Ministerial Committee of Inquiry was used as a guide for the structure.

Arsenal cruise to a 3-0 Europa League win over Dundalk 30 October 2020, 11:25 AM

A flurry of goals either side of halftime from Eddie Nketiah, Joe Willock and Nicolas Pepe gave Arsenal a comfortable 3-0 Europa League win over Irish side Dundalk on Thursday that puts them top of their group after two games.

Pirates coach looks to make amends against Chiefs in MTN8 Soweto Derby 29 October 2020, 5:23 PM

For the first time in South African football history, the 2020-2021 MTN 8 quarter final derby match between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs will be played without spectators.

Substitute Rashford nets rapid hat-trick as United crush Leipzig 29 October 2020, 6:34 AM

Substitute Marcus Rashford scored a superb quickfire hat-trick for Manchester United as they overwhelmed Germany’s RB Leipzig 5-0 at Old Trafford in Champions League group H on Wednesday.

Nathi Mthethwa
Sports Minister to assist CSA regain stability 28 October 2020, 12:15 PM

Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa has pledged his commitment to assist the dysfunctional Cricket South Africa to regain its stability.

Family of slain footballer Senzo Meyiwa want to know who orchestrated his murder 27 October 2020, 5:34 PM

The family of footballer Senzo Meyiwa says they want to know who orchestrated his murder.  Five men arrested in connection with Meyiwa's murder appeared in the Boksburg Magistrates Court on Gauteng's Eastrand on Tuesday. 

New Black Leopards coach looking for redemption against Baroka FC in Limpopo derby 27 October 2020, 4:28 PM

Black Leopards FC coach Patrick Aussems says he's excited that he will be sitting on the bench when his side plays against rivals Baroka FC in the DStv Premiership encounter on Tuesday night.

Chippa United to host Kaizer Chiefs in Port Elizabeth tonight 27 October 2020, 3:07 PM

Chippa United coach Lehlohonolo Seema believes members of his team will be in the right frame of mind when they take on Kaizer Chiefs in a Dstv Premiership match in Port Elizabeth on Tuesday night.

NPA adamant they have a strong case against five men accused of Senzo Meyiwa’s murder 27 October 2020, 1:36 PM

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is adamant that it has a strong case against the five men accused of the murder of soccer star Senzo Meyiwa and says more arrests are imminent.

Australia set for test return to South Africa 27 October 2020, 1:21 PM

South Africa will play England, Sri Lanka, Australia and Pakistan at home during the 2020-21 season and could also tour the latter for the first time in 14 years after announcing their season schedule on Tuesday.

‘We did not kill Senzo Meyiwa’ – murder accused 27 October 2020, 12:24 PM

All five men who stand accused of the murder of former Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa have denied any wrongdoing.

Senzo Meyiwa murder suspects named 27 October 2020, 10:48 AM

The five suspects involved in the murder case of former Bafana Bafana captain and Orlando Pirates Striker Senzo Meyiwa have been named.

Thembinkosi Lorch back in court for assaulting girlfriend 27 October 2020, 5:39 AM

Orlando Pirates player Thembinkosi Lorch is expected to be back at the Midrand Magistrate's Court in Johannesburg on Monday.

AfriForum adds a new twist to the Senzo Meyiwa murder saga 26 October 2020, 8:16 PM

Lobby group, Afriforum, alleges that the murder of former Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain, Senzo Meyiwa, was an assassination and not a robbery gone wrong.

Amputee Leeper loses appeal against ban on his running blades 26 October 2020, 6:34 PM

American double amputee Blake Leeper has lost his appeal against a ban on the running blades that allow him to compete with able-bodied athletes, ending his chances of taking part at the Tokyo Olympics.

AmaZulu officially sign midfielder Xola Mlambo from Orlando Pirates 26 October 2020, 5:34 PM

AmaZulu FC have signed Orlando Pirates midfielder Xola "Ten-Ten" Mlambo on a four-year deal.

Five suspects arrested in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng in Meyiwa murder case 26 October 2020, 3:25 PM

Five suspects arrested in connection with the murder of former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa are expected to appear tomorrow in the Boksburg Magistrates, east of Johannesburg.

Cricket SA board resigns 26 October 2020, 12:02 PM

The entire board of Cricket South Africa (CSA) has resigned.

What a time to be alive, says Hamilton after record 92nd win 26 October 2020, 9:55 AM

Lewis Hamilton put no limits on what he could achieve after roaring past retired Ferrari great Michael Schumacher on Sunday as the Formula One driver with most wins in the history of the sport.

NFL hits Titans with $350,000 fine for COVID-19 violations 26 October 2020, 1:19 AM

The NFL fined the Tennessee Titans $350,000 after an investigation into what led to a COVID-19 outbreak within the organization, the league announced on Sunday.

Hamilton overtakes Schumacher with record 92nd F1 win 25 October 2020, 9:29 PM

Six-times world champion Lewis Hamilton became the most successful Formula One driver of all time in terms of race wins on Sunday with a dominant 92nd career victory at the Portuguese Grand Prix.

Nathi Mthethwa
Cricket SA woes continue 25 October 2020, 3:53 PM

Cricket SA has been plagued with financial and governance problems in recent years. Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa and the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC), are among those who have called on the board to step aside.

Lampard annoyed Chelsea were denied penalty for Maguire ‘headlock’ 25 October 2020, 3:32 PM

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard said he was frustrated and confused that his team were denied a penalty in Saturday’s 0-0 Premier League draw at Manchester United.

Moyes delighted by West Ham’s defensive display against Man City 25 October 2020, 10:05 AM

West Ham United manager David Moyes hailed his team's character and resilience in their 1-1 Premier League draw with Manchester City on Saturday.

Liverpool scrape a win, but rivals drop points 25 October 2020, 1:31 AM

Champions Liverpool got back to winning ways in the Premier League with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Sheffield United but their likely title rivals all dropped points on Saturday.

PSL kicks-off with goals galore 24 October 2020, 9:20 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns have beaten Kaizer Chiefs three nil in the opening match of the 2020/2021 Premier Soccer League at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.

Lewis Hamilton
Hamilton seizes pole in Portugal with last lap blast 24 October 2020, 5:41 PM

Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton took pole position on Saturday ahead of the first Portuguese Grand Prix in 24 years, with Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas completing a front-row lockout.

Aguero willing to apologise for touching lineswoman on shoulder, Guardiola says 24 October 2020, 10:52 AM

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said striker Sergio Aguero will not hesitate to apologise to a lineswoman if she is unhappy about the Argentine putting his hand on her shoulder during last weekend's 1-0 Premier League win over Arsenal.

Munoz grabs lead, Woods struggles at Zozo Championship 24 October 2020, 5:00 AM

Sebastian Munoz had an eventful opening round that included two eagles in an eight-under-par 64 that gave him a one-shot lead at the Zozo Championship on Thursday while Tiger Woods’ bid for a record 83rd PGA Tour win got off to a stuttering start.