Thursday, September 24, 2020

Pitso Mosimane strengthening his squad to push for the FIFA Club...

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is strengthening his squad as part of his plan to qualify for the 2021 Fifa Club World Cup in...

Olympics must be held next year ‘at any cost’, says Japan’s...

The rearranged Tokyo Games must be held "at any cost" in 2021, Japan's Olympic Minister Seiko Hashimoto said on Tuesday. Speaking at a news conference,...

Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya loses bid to compete without taking...

Caster Semenya has failed in her latest bid to be allowed to run the 800m without having to take medication to reduce naturally high...

Mosimane on rivals Chiefs: ‘We are competing with a team that...

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says they will rely on their experience of playing in high stakes matches during their clash against Black Leopards...

AfriForum considers legal action against Cricket SA’s plan to only hire...

AfriForum is considering legal action against Cricket SA (CSA) after the beleaguered sports organisation recently announced plans to exclusively hire black consultants to speed...

Wayde van Niekerk cleared to train after Covid-19 scare in Italy

Wayde van Niekerk is ready to return to training after nearly a month of isolation in Italy following a Covid-19 scare. His planned comeback at...

Serena Williams says US Open title would not be diminished by...

Serena Williams believes the withdrawal of some of the world's top tennis players from this year's US Open amid the Covid-19 pandemic will not...

Brad Binder: Victory for SA, Africa and all the underdogs

When history is made, it is not often that all its various manifestations are immediately noticeable. History was made in motorsport, and it was...

Cricket SA president Chris Nenzani resigns with immediate effect

Cricket South Africa (CSA) president Chris Nenzani has resigned with immediate effect. Nenzani‚ who has been the head honcho of the embattled organisation since February...

A perfect day for kite surfing at Cannon Rocks

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Monday was a gusty day, and being a public holiday, was the perfect opportunity for kite surfers to hit the water at Cannon Rocks...

SA’s Brad Binder wins Czech MotoGP

KTM rider Brad Binder claimed his maiden MotoGP victory at the Czech Republic Grand Prix in Brno on Sunday, while championship leader Fabio Quartararo...

BOOK REVIEW: Throw off the bowlines

Local family’s four-year adventure on a 50’ yacht After reading Throw off the bowlines I will probably never look at author and septuagenarian Doug Sutherland...

Ndlambe virtual marathon to raise funds for charity

A virtual Ndlambe Marathon will be held on August 30 as a fundraiser for local charities. e marathon is the brainchild of Vuyolwethu Nkayi, who...

Running for a cause on Mandela Day

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A tiring run to raise funds for the Ndlambe Lockdown Support Group from Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) rowing coach, Sheldon Nelson, ended in...

Overseas players should be available if the Springboks get to play...

If, and this is a considerable ‘if’, the Springboks get to play Test rugby later this year, they should have their overseas based players...

Resuming sport under advanced level 3: what you need know

Contact and non-contact sports may resume training without any spectators and must comply with the Covid-19 health protocols. This is according to new directives from...

Cricketer of the year Quinton de Kock opens up about stepping...

SA men’s cricketer of the year Quinton de Kock has revealed why he was stood down as captain of the Test team and said...

OPINION: A storm is building in intensity in the shadow of...

The Cape has been and continues to be lashed by storms. Typically‚ trees have uprooted trees‚ flooding has occurred and families have been displaced. A storm...

Athletics SA rules out return to competition and most training

Only SA’s track and field stars who belong to universities look like they will be able to resume training‚ Athletics SA (ASA) have suggested...

WATCH | NSRI urgent safety warning

NSRI are appealing to bathers, paddlers, body borders and surfers to be cautious along the Southern Cape coastline and the Eastern Cape coastline, in...

Angry Wits employees shocked after 99-year-old club’s sale: ‘we were the...

Employees of Bidvest Wits are shocked at the manner in which owning company Bidvest allegedly kept the club in the dark about the now-confirmed...

Sport regulations finally gazetted‚ but no swimming

The Sport department’s regulations for level three was finally gazetted on Thursday — nearly two weeks after minister Nathi Mthethwa first announced them. And while...

Carletonville player becomes lottery millionaire, April’s mega-winner still unknown

A resident of a mining town in Gauteng spent R10 on a Lotto ticket — and struck riches. The national lottery operator, Ithuba, says the...

Orlando Pirates star midfielder Ben Motshwari recovers from Covid-19

Orlando Pirates have confirmed that midfielder Ben Motshwari has fully recovered from Covid-19. The club said Motshwari‚ who contracted the coronavirus early last month after...

Bryan Habana launches app that can build athletes’ digital profiles financially

Former Springbok wing Bryan Habana says his newly-launched application called MatchKit.co will help athletes realise their digital footprints without infringing on the work of...

Ten years since the 2010 World Cup: Benni says Parreira ‘wanted...

Benni McCarthy has said that then-Bafana Bafana coach Carlos Alberto Parreira made excuses to leave him out of the 2010 Fifa World Cup squad. McCarthy...

Sports Minister Mthethwa: Football and rugby can resume fitness training

Minister of Sports‚ Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa has clarified that professional contact sports such as football and rugby can resume fitness training only‚...

WATCH LIVE | Will sport resume on level 3? Nathi Mthethwa...

Sports, arts and culture minister Nathi Mthethwa is expected to brief the media on Saturday about his department's plans as the country moves to...

WATCH | Police to be probed after female jogger forced into police...

The conduct of officers involved in a videotaped arrest of a woman in Strand on Friday is being probed by Western Cape police after...

The day Peter de Villiers’ Springboks silenced Twickenham

It was with some trepidation that I got onto a west-bound train for Twickenham the day before my birthday in 2008. The Boks were...