Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Federer thrashes Zverev to win ninth Halle title

Swiss great Roger Federer thrashed Alexander Zverev to win his ninth title at the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Halle on Sunday. The top seed lost...

Former players defend banned Rabada‚ say ‘Suspension is f*****g silly!’

BY TELFORD VICE‚ LONDON Former players from both sides of the divide have rallied in defence of Kagiso Rabada in the wake of the fast...

Young gymnasts add magic to Wonderland

  “I’M LATE, I’M LATE”: The white rabbit rushes past Alice who is reading a book, falls asleep and follows the rabbit down the rabbit...

England seal ODI series as tepid Proteas implode

David Miller and Chris Morris came within two runs of earning South Africa a rousing win in the second one-day international against England at...

Pineapple warm-up

GETTING ready for the upcoming Pineapple Cricket Tournament that starts this weekend, Port Alfred played Cuylerville at the Port Alfred Country Club on Saturday....

Van Aswegen sets record at club championship

SETTING a new record and walking away with the trophy for club champion was none other than Port Alfred High School pupil Wian van...

Lung sufferer to tackle River Mile

FUNCTIONING with a chronic lung disease, Cannonville resident Peter Moore wants to send out a message of inspiration to other sufferers when he takes...

Caster Semenya retains world 800m title

South African Caster Semenya, dogged by gender accusations since shooting to fame in 2009, won a third world title in the women’s 800m on...

Ready for the Mud Run

“BONES heal, blood clots, sweat dries…pride is forever, unleash your spirit, and try tame the mud run.” This is the slogan for the Dirty Pineapple...

Sandy Birch lauded and applauded at the launch of the Royal...

Sandy Birch, manager of Port Alfred Tourism was presented with gifts by Martin and Linda Bekker, owners of the Royal St Andrews Hotel, at...

Springboks vs All Blacks ticket touts face online shutdown

Online classifieds site Gumtree says the avalanche of Springboks vs All Blacks seats being advertised at inflated prices might force it to close its...

Second round of Night Bowls

ON the second round of Night Bowls at the Kowie Bowling Club, participants were blessed with fantastic summer weather again and supporters turned out...

Double glory for Tuks- full story

THE University of Pretoria (Tuks) reigned supreme with a double win in this year Rand Merchant Bank-sponsored Universities Boat Race. For the second consecutive year...

A lone prone among the paddlers

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A curious sight among all the surfskis and canoes at the NFB Kowie Challenge on Saturday, 22-year-old Candice Murray from East London was the...

Boks blackwashed to worst defeat in 111-year history

The All Blacks gave the Springboks the mother of all hidings as they crushed the visitors 57-0 in what was their biggest win against...

Bairstow seals England rout of South Africa

Jonny Bairstow made a dashing 60 not out as England thrashed South Africa by nine wickets in the first Twenty20 international at Southampton on...

Get ready for the Buco/Kowie Striders 27km and 10km races

  WITH exactly a month to go, if you are thinking of entering the Buco/Kowie Striders’ 27km or 10km races on October 14, it may...

Parkrun organisers have Port Alfred in their sights

Popular 5km event may be coming to town soon says Norris PORT Alfred may soon join the ranks of other towns and cities throughout the...

Ironman at Hobie Beach will be screened live

A total of 2 000 athletes — including 700 internationals – will take part in this year’s Standard Bank Ironman African Championship, at Hobie Beach...

Jeppe old boy S’busiso Nkosi ready to wear Bok badge with...

Jeppe Boys’ High School taught Sharks winger S'busiso Nkosi to love the badge. "That Jeppe badge was treated like it is everything in the world....

George Golf Club makes history with first woman to win top...

The Club Management Association of South Africa (CMASA) awarded its most prestigious title – the Club Manager of the Year – to a woman...

Successful strides at Kowie Striders 27km race

THE wind was howling at the start of this year’s Kowie Striders 27km race which took place from the Big Pineapple in Bathurst to...

DSG Junior School pupils selected for the EP Squash side

Congratulations to the DSG girls who have been selected for Eastern Province squash teams, from left, Kayleigh Clayton and Ashleigh Price for the U11...

Women’s rugby tournament a coup for NMMU

In a major coup for women’s rugby at NMMU, the Port Elizabeth varsity have been named hosts of the sixth University Sport South Africa...

Great season for PAHS netball first team

From struggles with motivation and teamwork to victorious battles against tough competitors, the Port Alfred High School (PAHS) netball first team has had an...

Local surf school attracts groms from near and far

  Louise Knowles, reporter at Talk of the Town, receives surfing lesson from Dave Macgregor of Shaka Surfschool at East Beach on Saturday December 17 Pictures:...

Hero’s welcome for novice Port Alfred cyclist

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Daniel Otto of Port Alfred received a hero’s welcome as he finished the Fish River Sun Mountain Bike Challenge two-day stage race today. It...

PAHS past pupil to volunteer in German sport facilitating

A PAST pupil at Port Alfred High School, Qhama Dyakala has been selected by the Eastern Cape Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture...

World champions Blitzboks stutter into London quarters

The Blitzboks advanced to the quarterfinals of the London leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series on Saturday despite lethargic displays after the high...

Watch: Sea Chant launched

'Sea Chant' built by Dennis Schultz and his sons, owners of Supercat Marine in Port Alfred, launched their amazing 68 foot "Supercat" on Saturday....