Wednesday, 27 November 2019 08:11

Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates both returned to the winning ways, while Bidvest Wits salvaged a 1-1 draw away to Highlands Park.

Sundowns secured a hard-fought 1-0 win over AmaZulu in a match which was played at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Pretoria.

The result saw defending champions Sundowns and AmaZulu remain second and 15th on the league standings respectively.

Meanwhile, Pirates secured a narrow 3-2 victory over a resilient Polokwane City side at the Orlando Stadium.

Tshegofatso Mabasa, Frank Mhango and Kabelo Dlamini all hit the back of the net for the Buccaneers. Charlton Mashumba and Mpho Mvelase scored Rise and Shine's two goals on the night, in a match which also saw two red cards.

The victory took Pirates to seventh place on the league standings, while Polokwane slipped down to the 10th spot.

Lastly, Bidvest Wits fought back to hold Highlands Park to a 1-1 stalemate in a match which was played at Makhulong Stadium in Tembisa.

The draw left Highlands Park and Wits placed fifth and sixth respectively on the league standings.

 

ABSA PREMIERSHIP RESULTS, TUESDAY 26 NOVEMBER

Highlands Park 1-1 Bidvest Wits.
Orlando Pirates 3-2 Polokwane City.
Mamelodi Sundowns 1-0 AmaZulu.

 

ABSA PREMIERSHIP FIXTURES,WEDNESDAY 27 NOVEMBER

Stellenbosch FC vs. Kaizer Chiefs.

Maritzburg United vs. Supersport United.

Chippa United vs. Black Leopards.

Baroka FC vs. Golden Arrows.

Bloemfotein Celtics vs. Cape Town City.

 

All matches kick-off at 19:30.