Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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...

Sun City emerges as favourite to host massive PSL camp in...

Sun City Resort in the North West province has emerged as a strong contender to house all the topflight and lower tier clubs in...

Local rides to assist the poor in the area

Port Alfred Resident, AJ Morris, will be doing a 12-hour charity ride in aid of the Port Alfred Community, including Station Hill and Nemato. The goal...

French-based Bafana internationals Zungu and Phiri want to return home to...

French-based Bafana Bafana internationals Bongani Zungu and Lebogang Phiri have reached out to the SA Football Association (Safa) to see if it can arrange...

Mr President, let us ride again: cyclists promise to implement strict...

Cycling once daily, close to home for short distances, is the pitch to President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday by the Pedal Power Association (PPA). Ramaphosa...

Professional sports events remain prohibited in SA‚ says president Cyril Ramaphosa...

Professional sports events remain prohibited in South Africa‚ President Cyril Ramaphosa said announcing a phased reopening of the economy from the national lockdown on...

Agonising wait for two to collect nearly R17m bagged in the...

In a perfect, coronavirus-free world, two people who played the lotto last week and bagged a total of nearly R17m would today be heading...

Kowie Striders run virtual relay in honour of annual Two Oceans...

This past Saturday the Kowie Striders ran a virtual relay in honour of what would have been the annual Two Oceans Ultra Race and...

SA rugby players adopt collective voice on Convid-19 pay cut challenges

South Africa’s professional rugby players and their employers are singing from the same hymn sheet during the Covid-19 crisis. With job losses and pay cuts...

Makhanda couple raising funds through garden variety Two Oceans Marathon

A Makhanda couple who planned to run the Two Oceans Marathon this coming weekend are going ahead — but they will cover the distance...

Lionel Messi confirms 70% pay cut for Barcelona players, criticises board

Lionel Messi confirmed on Monday that Barcelona’s players will take a 70% pay cut and make financial contributions to ensure the club’s other employees...

Kaizer Chiefs family mourns the death of club legend Doctor Khumalo’s...

Kaizer Chiefs legend Doctor Khumalo's family is in mourning after the death of his mother Mabel on Tuesday. Chiefs chairman Kaizer Motaung paid tribute to...

Springbok legend Danie Gerber tests positive for Covid-19 in PE

SA rugby legend Danie Gerber has tested positive for Covid-19. Gerber, 61, was diagnosed in Port Elizabeth on Friday. The World Rugby Hall of Fame star,...

High cholesterol survivor launches Team Sweat to help others

Diagnosed with high cholesterol in 2014, Bubele Vulani knew he had to make a lifestyle change. Vulani said he changed his diet and began exercising...

Siya Kolisi and John Dobson appeal to the public to adhere...

Stormers captain Siya Kolisi and coach John Dobson have underlined the gravity of the 21-day national lockdown facing the country from midnight on Thursday. Both...

Athletics SA takes charge of communication protocols regarding Comrades Marathon

Athletics South Africa (ASA) and Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) on Friday agreed that communication during the 30 days period of postponement of athletics will...

ROYAL ST ANDREWS HOTEL AMANZI CHALLENGE CANCELLED FOR 2020

The Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Challenge has been canceled until the 2-11 April 2021. This decision was taken after consultation with the major sponsor.  

Southwell crowned 2020 Kowie Toyota Pineapple Cricket Champs

DRINKING FROM THE CUP: As is customary the winning team drinks champagne (or any suitable alcoholic beverage) from the Pineapple Tournament Cup, and this...

The PSL – closed doors or suspend? Players union consult their...

South African Football Players Union (Safpu) vice-president Tebogo Monyai has said that they are consulting with their members to find out how the players...

PE Women’s Challenge race next to hit the skids

The first Spar Women’s Challenge race scheduled for Port Elizabeth on Saturday has become the latest high-profile sporting event to be postponed due to...

ROYAL ST ANDREWS HOTEL AMANZI CHALLENGE POSTPONED

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ROYAL ST ANDREWS HOTEL AMANZI CHALLENGE WILL BE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  

Schools to close from Wednesday to stop spread of coronavirus: Ramaphosa

Schools will be closed and a travel ban will be in place from Wednesday as SA tries to curb the spread of the coronavirus. On...

End of an exciting Kowie Toyota Pineapple Cricket Tournament 2020

For a week the cricket teams in the Lower Albany area compete in the Pineapple Cricket Tournament, and this year the competition was stiff...

How the coronavirus has hit global sport

AFP looks at the effects on sport of the coronavirus, which by Friday had killed over 5,000 people while infecting more than 134,000 in...