Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Protea netballers are targeting World Cup medal

Netball SA (NSA) on Wednesday named a strong team they believe can win their first World Cup medal since 1995. Bongi Msomi will captain the...

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...

Young Mcgregor snaps up longboard U14 champion title

AFTER three consecutive years of competing in the South African Longboard Championships, local junior star Kye Macgregor has finally brought the under-14 champion title...

Upsets, centuries and surprises at Pineapple

CUYLERVILLE won the 113th Kenrich Motors Pineapple Cricket Tournament by 103 runs against Grahamstown Invitational at the Port Alfred Country Club last Saturday. It was...

Royal Port Alfred Club’s march to victory

Proud team wrests title from Joburg rivals ROYAL Port Alfred Golf Club (RPAGC) golfers have done the community proud after taking back the king of...

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...

Speed freak Keeton in top form on race track

  DRIVING DUO: Navigator Ryle Murray, left, and rally car driver Neil Keeton with their Golf 1400 rally car Pictures: LOUISE KNOWLES Youngster wins four Algoa...

Wayde Van Niekerk wins silver in 200m, Makwala finishes 6th

Wayde van Niekerk finished second in the 200m at the world championships in London on Thursday night, adding a silver medal to the 400m gold...

Youth Day soccer in Kenton

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The Teenagers (yellow bibs) take on KTM at the Ekuphumleni soccer fields at Kenton-on-Sea on Youth Day. Eleven soccer teams faced off. The event...

WATCH: The start of the Kowie Challenge canoe race

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The start of the annual NFB Kowie Challenge at the Port Alfred Ski-Boat Club in rainy and windy conditions this morning. Canoeists took part...

Karateka show their worth at ECSR

Josh De Vos, Anne Hartley, Morgan Aitchison and Ashton Court join a select group of karateka who have achieved dan or junior black belt...

Eastern Areas bowls – a good showing at the inter bowls...

The full Eastern Areas Bowls team that competed at the inter-district bowls tournament over the weekend, held at the Kowie Bowls Club. Despite a valiant effort, Eastern...

Salem Family cricket six-a-side preview

There will be a poignant occasion when the Salem Family six-a-side cricket tournament pays tribute to one of country cricket’s legends with the opening...

Heritage Soccer Tournament

Majagga Stars will present a Heritage Soccer Tournament with big prize money up for grabs from September 22 to 24. Majagga Stars coach and tournament...

Kowie United win away in Despatch

Kowie United’s first rugby team recently won their league quarterfinal clash against Thistles in Despatch, with a score of 25-23. Sipho Ndinisa scored two tries,...

Durban loses Commonwealth Games

It’s official. Durban has lost the rights to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee president Gideon Sam confirmed this on...

Kowie Open Water Swim – watch

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Springboks beat France in Durban

South Africa scored four tries to beat France 37-15 in the second Test at Kings Park Stadium in Durban on Saturday to wrap up...

Philander answers fitness critics with Newlands nirvana

Other fast bowlers would feel disrespected had their captain told the wicketkeeper to stand up to the stumps. Other fast bowlers are not Vernon Philander‚...

Kingsridge back to defend regional hockey title

  Kingsridge will be back to defend their title when the second regional tournament in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge takes place in...

Difficult to gauge Boks’ progress this season because they were wildly...

The Springboks put in a better performance against the All Blacks at Newlands and recorded only two losses in the Rugby Championship‚ but still...

Big morale booster for PAHS first team for Beaconhurst clash

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The Port Alfred High School first XV rugby team head onto the field through the tunnel of honour for their game against Beaconhurst High...

Kowie United Rugby Club ends season with feast and appreciations

No stakeholder’s service to the Kowie United Rugby Club was left unappreciated when the team held its year-end event recently. Although player’s services were recognised...

Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has left the club with immediate effect following a dismal start to the season, the Premier League side announced...

Semenya produces incredible late charge to grab 1500m bronze medal

BY DAVID ISAACSON IN LONDON Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya unleashed a late charge from far down the field to steal the 1500m bronze medal...

Rugby World Cup snippets: All the drama‚ skill and tension

The first weekend of Rugby World Cup has already delivered drama‚ skill and tension. Here are a few of the storylines from the past...

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...

Tough-talking Sports Minister issues warning to organisers of Sundowns vs Barcelona...

Sports Minister Tokozile Xasa has warned the organisers of the high-profile international club friendly between Mamelodi Sundowns and Spanish powerhouses FC Bracelona at FNB...

Surfing at the Amanzi Festival

WITH just under eight weeks to go, local and international surfers are planning their trip to Port Alfred’s Amanzi Festival to take part in...

Annual Pineapple Cricket clash begins

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Salem firsts batting against Grahamstown XI at the Port Alfred High School B field on the first day of the annual Pineapple Cricket Tournament....