Monday, 11 November 2019 19:17

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi won the People’s Choice Sports Star award at the SA Sports Awards held in Durban.

He led the Springboks to a 32-12 victory over England in the Rugby World Cup final in Japan.

Springbok coach Rasie Erasmus was named Coach of the Year.

While the Proteas Netball team picked up the award for Team of the Year after winning this year's Africa Netball World Cup and finishing fourth at the Netball World Cup in Liverpool.

WINNERS:

Sports Administrator of the Year - Cecilia Molokwane

Sportsman of the Year - Moruti Mthalane

Sportsman of the Year with a disability - Ntando Mahlangu

Sportswoman of the Year - Tatjana Schoenmaker

Sportswoman of the Year with a disability - Anrune Liebenberg-Weyers

Team of the Year - Spar Proteas

Newcomer of the Year - Michael Houlie

Coach of the Year - Rassie Erasmus

Volunteer of the Year - Mervyn Mooi

The Recreation Body of the Year - United through Sports

Photographer of the Year - Philip Maeta

School Team of the Year - St Benedict's College

Developing school team of the Year - Ikhwezilesizwe Primary School under 13

The People's Choice of the Year - Siya Kolisi

Indigenous Game Team - KZN Khokho Female team

Federation of the Year - Netball SA

Sports Star of the Year - Tatjana Schoenmaker