Saturday, November 18, 2017

SA unveils ‘Triple-Win’ bid to host Rugby World Cup 2023

If South Africa wins the bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup it would be an “unbeatable triple-win”‚ the World Rugby Council was...

Eastern Province Inter-District bowls, a great success at the Kowie

Inter sub-district bowls took place over the long weekend, from Friday September 22 through to Monday September 25  at the Kowie Bowls Club. https://youtu.be/FVnpwkxMGj0 The competition...

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....

Kenton Rhino Run – the biggest today

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https://youtu.be/X1P36QXPd88 OFF THEY GO: The runners in this year's #KentonRhinoRun take off for the 5km fun run to raise money for the conservation of our...

Tennis spirit high at Kenton club

DESPITE the heavy rains last Saturday, the Kenton veterans annual tennis tournament went ahead with a slight change in format and with all of...

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...

NSRI appeal

NSRI appeal to paddlers, sailboarders and boaters: NSRI are appealing to paddlers, sailboarders and boaters to stencil their name, contact number and the contact number of...

Young PA gymnast excels at nationals

LOCAL gymnast Kayla Stiekema achieved outstanding results at the National Championships in Pretoria last week – the top South African gymnastics competition for high...

Bangladesh want to show the world they can play in SA...

BY: Mahlatse Mphahlele Tiso Blackstar How the Senwes Park pitch is going to play out in Potchefstroom during the first Test between South Africa and Bangladesh next...

Nelson Mandela Bay Stars can unify city, says Trollip

USING sport as a unifying force has become a powerful element in South African society and Nelson Mandela Bay executive mayor Athol Trollip is...

DSG Interhouse Cross Country winners

The DSG 2017 Interhouse Cross Country was run on Thursday September 14. The 4km course took the girls around the Rhodes University Sports Campus...

DSG pupils shine at horse-riding

DSG Grade 9 pupil Georgie Gerber (on horseback) won the Open Eastern Cape Junior Working Hunter. She also came second in the Open 1.10m...

Avid golfer punches above his weight

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT: Grade 5 St Andrew’s Prep pupil Charles Rose-Innes was recently selected for the U13 Eastern Province Golf team to play in the...

Double glory for Tuks

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...

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...

Tees on course for Nemato Golf Club

NEMATO Spar, in a bid to assist the Nemato Golf Club’s initiative to afford township youth the opportunity of extracurricular activities, sponsored the club...

Former SA cricketer from East London jailed on 19 counts of...

Former Border fast bowler Dion Taljard has been jailed for 18 years after being convicted on 19 counts of rape.Taljard‚ 47‚ who moved to...

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...

University rowers enjoys opening dinner before weekend races

Rowers hailing from eight different universities around the country attended the opening evening for the 2017 Rand Merchant Bank sponsored Universities Boat Race that...

Get ready, the Universities Boat Race this weekend

IT’S almost time for the Universities Boat Race, and preparations are underway to ensure this year’s event, which takes place over the weekend of...

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...

OPINION: Monopoly sport and big business are killing Springboks

SPRINGBOK rugby – all rugby actually – died in my home last weekend, and so will the Proteas and other top cricket competitions this...

Madibaz sport director delighted with Sascoc post

Madibaz director of sport Yoliswa Lumka has always been interested in getting the best out of sportsmen and women and her appointment to a...

Tennis SA extends olive branch to Kevin Anderson

Tennis South Africa (TSA) chief executive Richard Glover has extended an olive branch to Kevin Anderson by admitting the organisation didn’t do enough to...

Eastern Cape boxing stalwart dies aged 84

One of the people responsible for professional boxing development in the province Mzoli Madyaka has died after a long illness. Madyaka died at his NU4‚...

Hunting wasn’t all trophies

FROM the modest beginnings of a seven-year-old boy who started his hunting career with an old BSA pellet gun to being presented with the...

Bok coach Coetzee unhappy with the result but pleased with the...

PERTH - The fact Springbok coach Allister Coetzee was unhappy with the 23-all draw against Australia in their Rugby Championship clash was indicative of...

Rock and Surf angling in perfect weather

THE ninth round of the Claude Pittaway Round Robin sponsored by took place last Saturday in fantastic weather conditions. “The water, the waves, the wind...

‘Over the moon’ and onto flower pot, Kevin Anderson into Open...

Moments after qualifying for his first Grand Slam final, South Africa's Kevin Anderson raced to hug his friends and family in the players' box,...

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...