Gerrard’s Villa win again to end Palace’s unbeaten run

27 November 2021, 8:40 PM
Aston Villa continued their resurgence under new manager Steven Gerrard when they claimed a second consecutive Premier League win by beating Crystal Palace 2-1 at Selhurst Park on Saturday.
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Chiefs hope to forget about weekend loss 8 March 2018, 5:24 PM

After a disappointing loss to Orlando Pirates, Kaizer Chiefs will be looking to get back to winning ways when they host Stellenbosch United in the Nedbank Cup. Chiefs played the same outfit last year and won 2-0. Coach Steve  Khompela will be hoping to give Chiefs fans something to cheer by winning the tournament. Khompela […]

Proteas concerned about Themba Bavuma’s injury 8 March 2018, 4:46 PM

The Proteas are sweating over the fitness of batsman, Themba Bavuma, ahead of the second cricket test match against Australia starting in Port Elizabeth on Friday.

Lungi Ngidi scores national contract 8 March 2018, 2:31 PM

Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Thursday announced the South African men’s squad to be awarded national contracts for the 2018-19 season.

Quinton de Kock fine appeal fails 8 March 2018, 9:34 AM

Quinton de Kock has been charged by the International Cricket Council.

Masina grabs key away goal for the Cape Town City 8 March 2018, 8:14 AM

Cape Town City scored a 1-0 win over Costa do Sol in a CAF Confederation Cup first round, first-leg match at the Estadio do Zimpeto just outside of Maputo.

American sprint legend Justin Gatlin upbeat ahead of race in SA 7 March 2018, 9:34 PM

American sprint legend and reigning 100 metres world champion, Justin Gatlin, is in the country for the second meeting of the inaugural Athletix Grand Prix series.

Sundowns claim a point in Kigali 7 March 2018, 9:20 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns, 2016 African champions, kicked off their 2018 CAF Champions League campaign with a 0-0 draw against Rayon Sports at the Amahoro Stadium on Wednesday night. Although Sundowns had their chances and were on top for most of the first hour, the home team ended the game strongly, the result was just about a […]

Reactions pour in for triathlete Mhlengi Gwala 7 March 2018, 7:19 PM

Well wishes are pouring in for South African triathlete Mhlengi Gwala after he was brutally attacked in Durban.

Safa pays more focus on football development 7 March 2018, 5:40 PM

The SA Football Association’s aggressive international relations strategy is starting to bear fruit as the association reaps the benefits of greater influence on the global stage.

Ronaldo does it again, as Real Madrid dump PSG 7 March 2018, 5:50 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo and Casemiro got the goals for Real Madrid as the holders won 2-1 away to a Paris Saint-Germain side missing Neymar to secure their place in the Champions League quarter-finals.

SuperSport secure goalless draw in Caf tie in Angola 6 March 2018, 9:31 PM

South Africa's SuperSport United played to a 0-0 draw with Petro Atletico in a Caf Confederations Cup first round, first leg tie, at the Estadio 11 de Novembro, Luanda, Angola, on Tuesday evening.

Mosimane expects Downs players to rise to the occasion during Caf fixture 6 March 2018, 9:30 PM

Mamelodi Sundows Coach Pitso Mosimane says he is expecting Sundowns players who also ply their trade for Bafana Bafana to rise to the occasion during their CAF away fixture.

Jordaan seeks a second term to serve SAFA 6 March 2018, 6:48 PM

Current SAFA president Danny Jordaan is seeking a second term to serve South African football, because there's still a lot that he needs to implement to realise Vision 2022.

Many runners still hoping to compete in Comrades Marathon 6 March 2018, 5:30 PM

With only 99 days left before this year's Comrades Marathon, organisers say there are still many people hoping to enter the iconic race.

Mosimane banks on ‘experience’ for Rwanda clash 6 March 2018, 11:38 AM

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says he is expecting Sundowns players who also ply their trade for Bafana Bafana to rise to the occasion during their CAF away fixture.

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Banyana aims to maintain unbeaten run in Cyprus 6 March 2018, 7:20 AM

South Africa are on course for their best result at the Cyprus Cup.

Neymar leaves hospital after surgery 6 March 2018, 6:06 AM

Paris St Germain forward Neymar left Belo Horizonte in Brazil on Sunday (March 4) after what was described as a successful operation on his injured foot and ankle, according to the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).

PSL to host MultiChoice Diski Shield tournament 5 March 2018, 3:01 PM

The Premier Soccer League is serious about football development. They are now introducing a new initiative that will help in uplifting the standard of football in the country.

Aussies wrap up first Test against Proteas 5 March 2018, 12:57 PM

Australia wrapped up a 118-run win on the fifth day of the first Test against South Africa on Monday but the result is likely to be overshadowed by an ugly bust-up between David Warner and Quinton de Kock.

Moloi ‘grateful’ despite parting ways with Chippa United 5 March 2018, 12:17 PM

Former Chippa United coach, Teboho Moloi, is grateful for the opportunity that the Port Elizabeth-based team gave him.

SA leads World series despite poor showing in Vegas 7s 5 March 2018, 10:15 AM

South Africa heads for the next tournament in the HSBC World Sevens Series with a lead of 10 points over New Zealand on the table.

British athletics great Roger Bannister dies at age 88 4 March 2018, 8:25 PM

Record-breaking British athlete, Roger Bannister, the first man to run a mile in under four minutes, has died at the age of 88, his family announced on Sunday.

Bulls announce 27-man squad for Australasian tour 4 March 2018, 3:30 PM

The Bulls on Sunday announced a 27-man touring squad for the Australasian leg of their Super Rugby campaign.

Whiteley urges the Lions to be ruthless 4 March 2018, 3:12 PM

Lions captain Warren Whiteley, while pleased with a bonus-point Super Rugby victory over the Bulls away from home, has urged his team to be more ruthless in closing out games.

Mosimane says not worried about Pirates 4 March 2018, 12:43 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns coach, Pitso Mosimane says he's not worried about other teams that are behind them.

Free State Stars pile more misery to Dikwena 4 March 2018, 9:32 AM

Free State Stars snatched three points with a smash and grab 2-0 victory over the bottom-rooted Platinum Stars at the Royal Bafoleng Stadium on Saturday night.

Thulani Mbenge is the new WBC International welterweight champ 4 March 2018, 7:42 AM

South African welterweight champion Thulani Mbenge claimed the vacant WBC International welterweight title with a unanimous points decision over Mexico’s Diego Cruz in their championship bout at Emperors Palace, near Kempton Park, on Saturday night. Mbenge’s record now moves on to 12-0 (10).

Tsurenko fights back to defend Acapulco title 4 March 2018, 6:36 AM

Ukraine’s Lesia Tsurenko battled back from the brink of defeat to successfully defend her Mexican Open title with a 5-7 7-6(2) 6-2 victory over Stefanie Voegele in the final in Acapulco on Sunday. Swiss Voegele was only three points from clinching the match in two sets but Tsurenko forced a tiebreak and it was nearly […]

FIFA pleased with preparations ahead of World Cup 3 March 2018, 9:00 PM

FIFA officials visited Kazan Arena on Saturday as part of a third round of stadium readiness inspections for the World Cup.

Memela to the double as Pirates win Soweto derby 3 March 2018, 7:12 PM

Orlando Pirates made it a day to remember for their fans with a convincing 3-1 league win over arch rivals Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.