India eye fairytale win, as Australia fret over Starc

18 January 2021, 2:15 PM
Injury-ravaged India will have to chase 324 runs for a fairytale victory in the fourth test decider against Australia as an epic series that has ebbed and flowed draws to a fitting climax on the final day at the Gabba.
Khune trains for the first time since injury 8 November 2017, 7:35 PM

Things have improved in the Bafana Bafana camp two days before their must win 2018 World Cup qualifier against Senegal

Bok Women’s Sevens step up Dubai preparations 8 November 2017, 3:42 PM

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Renfred Dazel said on Wednesday the intensity of their training sessions will increase significantly in the next two weeks as they finalise their preparations for the Women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series leg in Dubai from November 30 to December 1.

Baxter remains hopeful amid Bafana crisis 8 November 2017, 8:31 AM

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has admitted that it has been frustrating that on an eve of an important match he has not been able to start preparations with a complete squad.

Migrant football tournament eases misery of Libya journeys 8 November 2017, 6:42 AM

Tremors of excitement rippled through a makeshift Tripoli soccer field as dozens of African migrants, in a rare show of jubilation, readied to cheer their teams to victory.

Dylan Frittelli moves to top 100 in world rankings 6 November 2017, 9:12 PM

South African Dylan Frittelli has an excellent opportunity to move into the top ten of the Race to Dubai rankings when he tees off at the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City on Thursday.

Uncertainty over Khune for Senegal clash 6 November 2017, 7:45 PM

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper, Itumeleng Khune, is still doubtful for South Africa's crucial back to back 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Senegal on Friday and next week Tuesday.

Bafana Bafana in Polokwane for World Cup qualifier replay 6 November 2017, 3:25 PM

Bafana Bafana have arrived in Polokwane for their must-win World Cup qualifier replay match against Senegal on Friday

No clarity if Khune will play against Senegal 6 November 2017, 10:28 AM

It is still not clear if Kaizer Chiefs keeper Itumeleng Khune will be available for Bafana Bafana's crucial back to back World Cup qualifiers against Senegal on Friday and next week Tuesday.

Kaizer Chiefs proceed to Telkom Knockout semi-finals 5 November 2017, 8:32 PM

Kaizer Chiefs remain on track for a domestic cup title.

Soweto Marathon prompts road closures 5 November 2017, 6:59 AM

The Soweto Marathon is taking place in Johannesburg Sunday morning.

Polokwane City, Wits through to Telkom semis 5 November 2017, 6:35 AM

Polokwane caused an upset when they beat Pirates on penalties at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

Shane Lowry, Kiradech Aphibarnrat share Turkish lead 4 November 2017, 9:25 PM

Ireland's Shane Lowry and Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat share the lead after the third round of the Turkish Open golf tournament in Antalya. 

Chippa United aim to maintain unbeaten run 4 November 2017, 6:48 AM

Chippa United are in high spirits ahead of their Telkom Knock Out quarter-final match against Kaizer Chiefs at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Sunday.

Telkom Knockout quarterfinals to set high standard 3 November 2017, 2:52 PM

The quarterfinals of the Telkom Knockout are set to produce fireworks as teams, some of whom are languishing in the relegation zone, have managed to stay on.

Lambie aims to keep Bok dream alive 3 November 2017, 2:37 PM

Former Sharks flyhalf Pat Lambie is hoping to enjoy an extended run of injury-free rugby for his new French club in the hope that he can put himself back into contention for Springbok consideration.

Japan’s coach aims to turn heat up on new Aussie flyhalf Reece Hodge 3 November 2017, 9:39 AM

Japan coach Jamie Joseph says they will be turning the heat up on Australia’s new flyhalf Reece Hodge in Yokohama on Saturday afternoon.

Chippa coach says ready for Amakhosi 2 November 2017, 9:12 PM

Chippa United's caretaker coach, Teboho Moloi, has praised his players following last Wednesday nights two nil win over defending Absa Premiership champions, Bidvest Wits in Johannesburg.

Sundowns see off Bucs, Baroka still on top 2 November 2017, 9:36 AM

A first-half brace by stalwart midfielder Hlompho Kekana and a late Anthony Laffor screamer ensured that Mamelodi Sundowns came away with all three Absa Premiership points in a 3-1 win against Orlando Pirates at the Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night.

Van Niekerk to have knee surgery, will miss Commonwealth Games 1 November 2017, 6:57 AM

South African sprint sensation Wayde van Niekerk will be out of action for six months with a knee injury requiring surgery.

Chiefs, Polokwane City shoot blanks 1 November 2017, 5:47 AM

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela says the Absa premiership season is tough as all clubs are unable to get three points in succession.

SA Rugby welcomes RWC 2023 nomination, prepares for confirmation 31 October 2017, 2:38 PM

South Africa will deliver a “Triple Win” Rugby World Cup in 2023, pledged SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux on Tuesday after World Rugby announced that South Africa was the preferred candidate following a rigorous assessment of the competing bids.

Springbok prepares for 2017 Castle Lager Outgoing Tours 30 October 2017, 8:32 PM

The Springbok squad has assembled in Johannesburg on Monday ahead of their 2017 Castle Lager Outgoing Tours to Europe. The Springbok who finished third in the 2017 Rugby Championship behind New Zealand and Australia will play Ireland, France, Italy and Wales. The national side is set to be without the services of Sharks’ number 8, Jean-Luc du Preez. The […]

Miller scores fastest 100 in Twenty20 Internationals 30 October 2017, 11:07 AM

South Africa middle-order batsman David Miller smashed the record for the fastest century in Twenty20 International cricket as South Africa thumped Bangladesh by 83 runs on Sunday for a clean sweep of the two-match series.

Hamilton takes fourth title despite collision 30 October 2017, 8:29 AM

Lewis Hamilton became Britain's first four-times Formula One world champion at the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday despite enduring his worst race of the season.

Kalenga on short-list for Super Four cruiserweight contest 4 April 2017, 9:26 PM

Youri “El Toro” Kalenga, who hails from the DRC but lives in France, is on the short list after negotiations with promoter Gary Hyde.