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File Photo. Lotto-Soudal's Tim Wellens secured his second win of this year's Vuelta a Espana following a sprint finish at the end of stage 14. The Belgian, 29, pipped EF Pro Cycling's Michael Woods at the climax of the 204.7km route from Galician city Lugo to Ourense. Jumbo-Visma's champion Primoz…
A change in putter paid off for Deon Germishuys as he came through Wednesday's first round of the Time Square Challenge with a one-stroke lead at Wingate Park Country Club. Germishuys opened with a bogey-free eight-under-par 64, with Malcolm Mitchell and Anton Haig his nearest challengers following their rounds of…
A strong South African challenge will gather at Leopard Creek for this year's Alfred Dunhill Championship from 26-29 November as they seek to return the famous bronze leopard trophy back to home soil following victories by foreign golfers for the past two years. The four European Tour winners of Christiaan…
File Photo. World champions South Africa have committed to the Rugby Championship until 2030. The Springboks withdrew from the 2020 tournament because of fears over player welfare amid the Covid-19 pandemic. There have been reports that South Africa were looking to join the Six Nations in 2024 after the next…
Rodrygo's late strike gave Real Madrid victory over Inter Milan - their first Champions League win of the season. Real looked in control when Karim Benzema rounded Samir Handanovic to put them ahead and Sergio Ramos headed in his 100th goal for the club. But moments later Lautaro Martinez scored…
File Photo. Primoz Roglic placed himself in pole position to retain his Vuelta a Espana title with a sensational time trial display as Briton Hugh Carthy impressed to stay in contention. Jumbo-Visma's Roglic took stage 13 and now holds a 39-second advantage over Ineos Grenadiers' Richard Carapaz, having overturned his…
Photo Credit:Gallo Images. Chippa United have risen to fourth place on the 2020-21 DStv Premiership log after claiming a 3-1 win over Maritzburg United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. United first win of the season was secured by a hat-trick from striker Bienvenu Eva Nga, while the Team of…
Photo Credit:IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) defeated Mumbai Indians (MI) by 10 wickets in the 56th match of the 13th season of IPL. With this victory Hyderabad secured their place in the play-offs. SRH openers David Warner and Wriddhiman Saha played unbeaten knocks of 85 and 58 respectively as the team…
Banyana Banyana started their COSAFA Cup title defense with a hard-fought but convincing 2-0 win over a battling Angola at Wolfson Stadium in Port Elizabeth. Having played no football for most of the year due the coronavirus pandemic, signs of rustiness showed on both sides but it was the home…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona was anaemic and dehydrated but is recovering well in hospital, his personal physician said on Tuesday. Maradona, 60, is still undergoing tests after he was admitted to the Ipensa clinic in La Plata, Argentina on Monday, according to his doctor Leopoldo Luque,…
George Coetzee has confirmed he will play in all three of the upcoming Sunshine Tour and European Tour co-sanctioned tournaments, starting with a return to the Joburg Open which was the first of the five European Tour titles he has won. Coetzee heads to Randpark Golf Club for the 19-22…
This week's Time Square Casino Challenge at Wingate Park Country Club will be the final tune-up for the Sunshine Tour professionals before a big summer featuring three European Tour co-sanctioned tournaments. The 54-hole tournament offers a R700 000 purse for the Sunshine Tour professionals competing. But beyond that will be…
File Photo. Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has retired from all forms of cricket after a 20-year career. The 39-year-old will hang up his boots after an illustrious career during which he won two ICC Men’s Cricket World Cups and two ICC Champions Trophy titles. He scored 14 for Chennai…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Wales manager Ryan Giggs has denied an allegation of assault made against him. The Wales manager has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting his girlfriend, several newspapers have reported. His representatives said he denies all allegations of assault made against him and is cooperating with the police.…
Photo Credit:AP. Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku will miss their Champions League tie with Real Madrid due to a thigh injury. The Belgium forward, 27, has scored seven goals in as many matches for the Italian side this season. Inter are third in Group B with two points from two…
Photo Credit:IPL. Delhi Capitals ensured they will have two opportunities to reach the final of the Indian Premier League with a six-wicket defeat of Royal Challengers Bangalore, who also made the last four. Delhi chased their target of 153 in 19 overs to reach Thursday's qualifier against Mumbai Indians, where…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says striker Sergio Aguero is expected to be fit immediately after the November international break. Aguero, 32, suffered a hamstring strain against West Ham in October which has kept him out of the previous two games. Guardiola says he will not rush…
File Photo. On this day, one year ago, the Springboks claimed their third World Cup title with a historic win over England. Reflect on this innovative piece of play from the World Cup final, where the Springboks pulled off a midfield maul known simply as 'The Move'. 'We didn’t even…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Jose Mourinho: "When I have five minutes I'm going to look at Madrid websites to see what they say"; Gareth Bale scores first goal of second Tottenham spell to seal 2-1 win against Brighton; Bale 'the perfect fit' for Spurs, says Mourinho. Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho watched…
Photo Credit:Premier League. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's second-half penalty gave Arsenal their first Premier League away win over Manchester United since 2006. Aubameyang ended a run of five games without a goal by sending David de Gea the wrong way on 69 minutes after Paul Pogba had fouled Hector Bellerin. In Ole…
Photo Credit:Hamburg European Open. Andrey Rublev beat Lorenzo Sonego 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday after one hour and 19 minutes to win the Erste Bank Open, lifting his ATP Tour-leading fifth title of the season. The 23-year-old is now tied with World No. 1 Novak Djokovic atop the 2020 match wins…
File Photo. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored another acrobatic late winner as AC Milan consolidated top spot in Serie A with victory at Udinese. The 39-year-old hooked in a seventh goal in just four league appearances this season. "Mine was a good goal but the victory counts more," said Ibrahimovic. "We are…
Everton missed the chance to return to the top of the Premier League as Callum Wilson scored twice to give Newcastle a first win in three matches. Wilson opened the scoring - converting a penalty he had won after being fouled by Andre Gomes - and then tapped in a…
Photo Credit: Gallo Images. SuperSport United and Bloemfontein Celtic played to a 1-1 draw in their MTN8 first leg semifinal played at Lucas Moripe Stadium this afternoon. Celtics claimed the lead through Ndumiso Mabena, while United fought back early in the second stanza through Ghampani Lungu to leave the tie…
Photo Credit:Roger Sedres. On the eve of the resumption of local athletics competitions, ASA has announced the updated ASA Preparation Squad in the build-up to the Tokyo Olympics to be held from July 30 – August 8, 2021 in Japan. The squad for the Tokyo Games, which were postponed earlier…
Photo Credit:Mercedes. Lewis Hamilton moved to the brink of a seventh world title with victory in the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. Hamilton was comfortably leading from Verstappen before the Red Bull driver, following a long-awaited pass on Bottas, dramatically span off into the gravel to bring out the Safety Car…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Sir Bobby Charlton, the England and Manchester United great, has been diagnosed with dementia. The news was disclosed to The Telegraph on Sunday with the blessing of the World Cup winner's wife, Lady Norma Charlton. Sir Bobby, 83, becomes the fifth player from England's 1966 World Cup-winning…
Credits: BCCI. Ruturaj Gaikwad's fiery fifty and Lungi Ngidi's three wickets helped Chennai Super Kings beat Kings XI Punjab by nine wickets in game 53rd of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Gaikwad’s innings helped CSK to chase down the total of 154 in…
Photo Credit:Stadium Management. Cape Town Stadium will soon be called DHL Stadium after the Western Province rugby sponsor acquired the naming rights. In conjunction with the move by the Stormers from Newlands to the Stadium in GreenPoint, the stadium's name will change. From January 2021, the new name will come…
Photo Credit:AP. Undefeated Gervonta Davis took back his WBA 'super' world super-featherweight title from Leo Santa Cruz with a sixth-round knockout in Texas. Davis, 25, whose own WBA lightweight title was also on the line, landed a left uppercut to leave Mexico's Santa Cruz, 32, on the canvas. It was…
Barcelona failed to win for the fourth successive La Liga game after being held by 10-man Alaves. The hosts, who started 15th in the table, took a surprise lead when Brazilian keeper Neto was dispossessed by Luis Rioja. Alaves were reduced to 10 men when midfielder Jota was sent off…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. England won the Six Nations after France beat Ireland on a thrilling final day of the delayed tournament. Eddie Jones' side had claimed a bonus-point win against Italy earlier on Saturday but faced a tense wait as both teams in the day's final fixture attempted to take…
Photo Credit:Al Ahly. Al Ahly have defeated Tala’a El-Gaish 3-0 in the final round of the Egyptian Premier League season on Saturday. The Red Devils started the game on the front foot and opened the scoring inside the first minute through veteran winger Walid Soliman. Mahmoud Kahraba’s pass set Soliman…
Photo Credit:Super Rugby. The Vodacom Bulls took a massive step forward as they demolished a tame-looking DHL Stormers side 39-6 in a game stopped short by lightning on Saturday night. The Bulls were leading 39-6, having gone into the break 32-6 ahead, before a massive thunderstorm rolled into Pretoria and…
Photo Credit:Liverpool F.C. Substitute Diogo Jota scored for the third straight game as Liverpool came from behind to beat in-form West Ham and go top of the Premier League table. In an intriguing encounter, the Hammers took an early lead through Spanish midfielder Pablo Fornals' smart finish which clipped the…
Daniel van Tonder claimed his fourth victory in his last six starts when he won the Investec Royal Swazi Open at the Gary Player Country Club on Saturday. Photo Credit: Carl Fourie/Sunshine Tour. Daniel van Tonder claimed his fourth victory in his last six Sunshine Tour starts when he won…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. World No. 2 Simona Halep is "feeling good" after becoming the highest-profile WTA player to disclose a positive test for COVID-19. The two-time major champion, who previously opted out of the US Open with "health at the heart of her decision"in August, shared the news on Twitter …
Photo Credit:IPL. In a must-win game, Sunrisers Hyderabad were on top of their game against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Sharjah on Saturday. They emerged victorious by five wickets to stay alive in the Playoffs race. David Warner and his men have jumped from seventh place to fourth in the points…
Bayern Munich moved to the top of the Bundesliga with a narrow win at Cologne. Thomas Muller opened the scoring with a penalty after home defender Marius Wolf had fouled Serge Gnabry. Bayern doubled their lead when Gnabry curled a left-foot effort into the bottom corner before Dominick Drexler scored…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. England put themselves in prime position to win the Six Nations with a laboured bonus-point win against Italy. Ben Youngs - celebrating his 100th cap - scored the opening try, before Kyle Sinckler's fumble gave Jake Polledri the chance to hit back. England came out with renewed…
File Photo. France's David Gaudu won Saturday's 11th stage of the Vuelta a Espana after the start was delayed following a protest led by Ineos Grenadiers. It followed a decision by stewards on Friday that put Primoz Roglic back into the overall lead. Groupama rider Gaudu pulled away from Spaniard…
Orlando Pirates closer to secure a spot in the MTN8 final after thrashing Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 in the first-leg of the semi-finals. Pirates will take a 3-0 aggregate lead into the second-leg encounter which will be played at Chiefs home ground, FNB Stadium on November 08. The match got off…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Eden Hazard scored his first goal for Real Madrid in over a year and Karim Benzema struck twice as the Spanish champions coasted to a 4-1 win at home to Huesca in La Liga. Hazard marked his Real Madrid return since July by scoring a sensational second…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Kyle Walker marked his 100th Premier League appearance for Manchester City with a goal against his former club. The right-back, who came through the ranks at the Blades, struck midway through the first half with a superb long-range strike. It was a deserved goal for a Manchester…
File Photo. New Zealand won the Bledisloe Cup for an 18th consecutive year after a record 43-5 victory over Australia in Sydney. Richie Mo'unga scored 23 points including two tries and five conversions for the All Blacks at the ANZ Stadium. It was New Zealand's biggest ever margin of victory…
Photo Credit:IPL. West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has been fined for throwing his bat in frustration after missing out on a record-extending seventh IPL century by one run. The 41-year-old, who became the first batsman in Twenty20 history to hit 1,000 sixes during his 99 innings for King's XI Punjab,…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. World number one Novak Djokovic suffered a shock defeat by Italy's Lorenzo Sonego in the quarter-finals of the Vienna Open. The Serb was beaten 6-2 6-1 by the world number 42, who only came into the tournament as a lucky loser. Sonego will face Dan Evans in…
Daniel van Tonder still tops the leaderboard after Friday's third round of the Investec Royal Swazi Open at the Gary Player Country Club. Credit: Carl Fourie/Sunshine Tour. For a man who has taken to intermittent fasting, Daniel van Tonder has clearly not lost his appetite for winning. Van Tonder is…
Paris Saint-Germain President Nasser Al Khelaifi poses alongside new signing Kylian Mbappe at the Parc des Princes on September 6, 2017 in Paris, France. Photo Credit:Getty Images. Paris St-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been cleared of corruption after a trial in Switzerland. Al-Khelaifi, who is also chairman of the BeIN…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Primoz Roglic retook the overall lead in the Vuelta a Espana from Richard Carapaz with victory on stage 10. The Slovenian defending champion kicked clear of his rivals in the final 150m of an uphill sprint finish to claim his third stage win of the race. He…
Photo Credit:Muzi Ntombela. Saturday’s first leg of the MTN8 semifinals will mark the 70th time that Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates meet in a cup tie, going all the way back to their first ever clash 50 years ago. The past 69 meetings in cup competitions between the Soweto rivals…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has had a "successful" operation on his knee ligament injury, the club say. The 29-year-old has not played since damaging anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL) in a challenge with Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford in the 2-2 Premier League draw on 17 October. Liverpool…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Bundesliga fans are greeted with another four-day weekend of German top-flight action on Matchday 6, with both FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund in action on Saturday afternoon. The defending UEFA Champions League winners travel to face 1. FC Köln at the RheinEnergieSTADION. Last weekend UEFA Men's…
Photo Credit:Samuel Shivambu. Sport, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has announced an interim board of the reputationally battered Cricket South Africa (CSA). Tasked with salvaging the reputation of the organisation for the next three months are retired Justice Zak Yacoob (as Chairperson), Omphile Ramela, Judith February, Prof. Andre Odendaal,…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi will remain at the Alfa Romeo team for the third consecutive year in 2021. Raikkonen, who at 41 this year broke the record for number of Grand Prix starts, will be going into his 19th season in F1. Giovinazzi did enough this…
Arsenal's squad players impressed boss Mikel Arteta as they eventually broke Dundalk's resistance to win their Europa League group game at Emirates Stadium. Eddie Nketiah pounced from close range to give the Gunners the lead and Joe Willock blasted a shot into the roof of the net 125 seconds later.…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Tottenham slipped to a first away defeat since July after a mistake by Ben Davies helped Royal Antwerp leapfrog their Europa League opponents to go top of Group J. Davies, making his 200th Spurs appearance, was easily dispossessed by Dieumerci Mbokani, whose pass allowed Lior Refaelov to…
Caption:Daniel van Tonder maintained his position at the top of the leaderboard through two rounds of the Investec Royal Swazi Open. Credit: Carl Fourie/Sunshine Tour. Daniel van Tonder has maintained his position at the top of the Investec Royal Swazi Open leaderboard, and is on track for his fourth Sunshine…
The African Champions League final was postponed on Thursday for the second time, with the second semifinal match also being pushed back amid the coronavirus pandemic. CAF had announced that the return leg between Zamalek and Raja has been postponed to the first of November, with the final of the…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Newcastle United have agreed to refund season ticket holders for behind-closed-doors games this season. Thousands of supporters had money withdrawn from their bank accounts as part of long-term season ticket deals despite being unable to attend matches because of coronavirus. But the club says it will now…
After one week of selection camp, Banyana Banyana Coach, Desiree Ellis has named her final 20-woman squad to participate in the 2020 COSAFA Women’s Championship that will be staged in Port Elizabeth from the 3-14 November 2020. The hosts and defending champions South Africa have won this tournament a record…
Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto says his team provided "the best response" to the "turmoil" off the pitch by convincingly beating Juventus in the Champions League. It has been a whirlwind few days for the Spanish giants as they lost 3-1 to Real Madrid in El Clasico on Saturday before the…
Daniel van Tonder finds himself top of the leaderboard once again after the first round of the Sunshine Tour's Investec Royal Swazi Open at the Gary Player Country Club on Wednesday. Credit: Carl Fourie/Sunshine Tour. She is quiet. She is calm. But you would be very wrong if you thought…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Hakim Ziyech scored his first Chelsea goal as Frank Lampard's side picked up three points in an emphatic Champions League win in Russia. Ziyech, 27, swept in on his first start for the club to add to goals from Callum Hudson-Odoi, Timo Werner and Christian Pulisic as…
Photo Credit:Lefty Shivambu. Orlando Pirates were held to a 1-1 draw by Stellenbosch FC in a 2020-21 DStv Premiership match at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday evening. Both goals came in the first-half through Ntsikelelo Nyauza and Nathan Sinkala respectively. The result leaves the two clubs in ninth and 10th place…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Defending champion Primoz Roglic reduced the gap to race leader Richard Carapaz as he won the mountainous stage eight of the Vuelta a Espana. Jumbo-Visma's Roglic moved from fourth to second in the overall standings as he cut the lead of runner-up, Ineos Grenadiers' Carapaz, to 13…
Photo Credit:Euro2020. Cristiano Ronaldo criticised the Covid-19 testing system as Juventus left him out of the squad for the Champions League game against Barcelona. The 35-year-old has been self-isolating since a positive result for the virus on 13 October, and had another test before Wednesday's match. The Italian club would…
Fifa says it is not aware of any agreement for Barcelona to join a European Super League. Outgoing Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu said the club had begun proceedings as he announced his resignation on Tuesday. Bartomeu stepped down, along with the entire board of directors, after facing increasing pressure…
Photo Credit:Mercedes. Saudi Arabia is set to make its debut on the Formula 1 calendar next year. A race on a street circuit in Jeddah is the penultimate event on a draft calendar that has been shown to teams. Jeddah will hold the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix while a new…
Photo Credit:GCIS. Sport, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa says he has received a formal report confirming the resignation of the entire board of Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday. This follows the Acting President Beresford Williams alongside Angelo Carolissen, John Mogodi, Donovan May, Tebogo Siko and Dheven Dharmalingam, who…
Champions League holders Bayern Munich extended their winning run in the competition to 13 games as they edged past Lokomotiv Moscow. Leon Goretzka gave Bayern the lead as he met Benjamin Pavard's volleyed cross to head home powerfully from six yards. Lokomotiv equalised when Anton Miranchuk cleverly opened his body…
Kaizer Chiefs claimed their first win of the DStv Premiership season with a 1-0 victory away to Chippa United. Daniel Akpeyi was back into the Chiefs line-up after recovering from injury and was joined by Philani Zulu, Siyabonga Ngezana and Kearyn Baccus as the other changes for coach Gavin Hunt.…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his entire board have resigned with an announcement expected shortly, according to multiple reports. Bartomeu tended his resignation this afternoon after a board meeting confirmed the vote of no confidence would go ahead no matter what. The reports state that Bartomeu…
Christian Coleman reacts after winning the men’s 100m final in Doha, EPA. World 100m champion Christian Coleman has been banned for two years after missing three drugs tests. The 24-year-old American, who is suspended from 14 May 2020, will miss the postponed Tokyo Olympics next summer. Coleman won 100m gold…
Photo Credit:BackpagePix. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed Kaizer Chiefs appeal against their Fifa-issued two-window transfer ban. Chiefs were handed with a two-window ban by Fifa for the supposed illegal transfer of their former player – Andriamirado Andrianarimanana – from Fosa in Madagascar. Amakhosi thought they were…
Photo Credit:FIFA. FIFA president Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19, football's world governing body said in a statement on Tuesday. Infantino, who is 50 years old, has reported mild symptoms and will quarantine for at least 10 days. All those who have come into close contact with Infantino have…
The Gary Player Country Club plays host to the 50th anniversary of the Investec Royal Swazi Open this week. Photo Credit: Carl Fourie/Sunshine Tour. This week's Investec Royal Swazi Open at the Gary Player Country Club takes on even greater significance on its 50thanniversary, and in light of December's South…
Photo Credit :CSA. Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced a busy international programme of home international fixtures for the 2020/2021 season against England, Sri Lanka, Australia and Pakistan. The international season begins with a three-match, KFC T20 International Series and three-match, Betway One-Day International (ODI) Series presented by Momentum, against England…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The SA National Short Course Swimming Championships successfully concluded today with 5 athletes swimming a total of 10 FINA Qualification times during the four-day competition, which was held at the Seals Swim Centre in Pietermaritzburg. 18 year old Rebecca Meder continued to shine, winning gold and a…
Photo Credit:Muzi Ntombela. Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki has named his 25-man squad to play Sao Tome in back-to-back Cameroon 2022 AFCON qualifiers. The first match will be played in Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium on 13 November 2020 (kick-off 19h00) while the away match will take place three days later…
Photo Ctedit:Premier League. Son Heung-min and Harry Kane linked up yet again for the only goal as Tottenham claimed a fortunate win away to Burnley. Kane headed Erik Lamela's pass into the path of Son, who headed home Spurs' first effort on target. That is the 29th time the pair…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. After three days of competition, South Africa’s top athletes have no plans of slowing down as the Records and FINA World Championships Qualification times continue to pour in at the SA National Short Course Swimming Championships in Pietermaritzburg. Tatjana Schoenmaker was once again in top form, adding…
Photo Credit: Gallo Images. Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs, have been scheduled for back-to-back weekend fixtures in the semifinals of the MTN8. The first leg of the MTN8 semifinals will be this coming weekend, 31 October and 1 November. The second leg will be on the following weekend; 7 and…
Photo Credit:Premier League. Jamie Vardy came off the bench to score a customary goal against Arsenal and send Leicester to within a point of the Premier League summit with a first win at the Gunners' home since 1973. Vardy, 33, had missed two games with a calf injury but was…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Zozo Championship final leaderboard -23 P Cantlay (US); -22 J Thomas (US), J Rahm (Spa); -19 R Henley (US), C Smith (Aus), B Watson (US), R Palmer (US) Selected others: -15 R McIlroy (NI), J Rose (Eng); -14 M Fitzpatrick (Eng); -13 T Hatton (Eng); -12 P…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Richard Carapaz took the overall lead from defending champion Primoz Roglic on a wet stage six of the Vuelta a Espana. Ineos Grenadiers rider Carapaz dropped Roglic, who had led since the opening day, on the final ascent of the 146km mountain stage to Aramon Formigal. Ion…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The second day of the SA National Short Course Swimming Championships in Pietermaritzburg saw Tatjana Schoenmaker set a new African Record with a FINA Qualification Time in the 100m breaststroke, while Matthew Sates added the 100m butterfly and Rebecca Meder the 200m individual medley. Schoenmaker broke her…
Photo Credit:Ryan Wilkisky. Swallows FC marked their return to the top-flight with a 1-1 draw away to Stellenbosch FC in a DStv Premiership clash at the newly revamped Danie Craven Stadium. Gladafrica champions opened their goal-scoring account after 16 minutes when new signing Ruzaigh Gamildien converted from the spot after…
Photo Credit:@Everton. Ten man Everton suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season as Southampton ran riot at St Mary's. James Ward-Prowse and Che Adams' first-half goals saw the Saints move fifth while the Toffees remain top on goal difference. Everton went into the game having taken 13 points…
Image:@giroditalia. Tao Geoghegan Hart has become only the second British man to win the Giro d'Italia. The 25-year-old, who won stage 20 on Saturday, was tied with Australian Jai Hindley before the final-day time trial, the first such instance in the race's history. But Ineos Grenadiers' Geoghegan Hart finished 39…
Photo Credit:Mercedes. Lewis Hamilton passed Valtteri Bottas to take a commanding victory in the Portuguese Grand Prix and break Formula 1's all-time win record. Hamilton dropped to third in a manic first two laps, which ended with McLaren's Carlos Sainz in the lead, but fought back to crush his team-mate's…
Photo Credit:IPL. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 8 wickets at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. RCB scored 145/6 in their 20 overs. CSK overhauled the target with 8 balls to spare. After winning the toss, RCB opted to bat first but ended up losing…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has stunned the mixed martial arts world by announcing his immediate retirement from the sport. "Today, I want to say, this was my last fight," Nurmagomedov said. The news came moments after Nurmagomedov had extended his perfect professional record to 29-0 with…
Photo Credit:BackpagePix. Cricket South Africa has confirmed on Sunday that acting president Beresford Williams has handed in his resignation with immediate effect. CSA confirmed the departures of Williams, Angelo Carolissen, Tebogo Siko, John Mogodi and Donovan May, all members of the Members’ Council and the CSA board, in a string…
Photo Credit:Gallo Images. SuperSport United secured a 2-0 win over Black Leopards in the DStv Premiership match at the Lucas Moripe Stadium. The sides took to the field in rainy conditions and the match was suspended in the ninth minute after a strong wind and lightning United dominated the match…
Defending champions Liverpool returned to winning ways in the Premier League with a hard-fought comeback victory over struggling Sheffield United at Anfield. Liverpool midfielder Fabinho conceded a 13th-minute penalty for a foul on Oliver McBurnie on the very edge of the box, allowing Sander Berge to slot in following a…
File Photo. Dutch giants Ajax recorded the biggest victory in Eredivisie history with a 13-0 thrashing at mid-table side VVV-Venlo, who had a player sent off. Ajax, who lost 1-0 to Liverpool in the Champions League on Wednesday, surpassed their previous record - a 12-1 win over Vitesse in 1972.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The South African National Short Course Swimming Championships got underway today at the Seals Swim Centre in Pietermaritzburg with the 400m freestyle events. There was plenty of young talent to showcase their form and top honors of the day in the women’s category went to 18 year…
Photo Credit:Vodacom Bulls. The Vodacom Bulls produced a clinical and composed performance to claim a 41-14 bonus-point victory over the Sharks at Loftus Versveld. Bulls Director of Rugby Jake White has made a few changes to his team for this clash after their narrow defeat against the Toyota Cheetahs in…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Manchester United have failed to win their first three home league games for the first time in 48 years after Edinson Cavani's debut failed to inspire the hosts in Saturday's 0-0 draw against Chelsea. Cavani almost scored with his first touch after coming off the bench in…
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