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Plenty of action is on the cards for the 2020 athletics season, with the latest Athletics South Africa Fixtures List reflecting a full calendar of events across a variety of disciplines both at home and abroad. On the domestic circuit, multiple opportunities will be provided for athletes to qualify for…
Springbok and Stormers captain Siya Kolisi was voted as the 2019 Rugby Union Writers’ Club Personality of the Year. He won the award after over 200 of the RUWC’s members were polled ahead of their annual dinner in London. Kolisi, who succeeds Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton as the holder of…
Barcelona have sacked coach Ernesto Valverde and replaced him with former Real Betis coach Quique Setien. Valverde, 55, helped the club to two successive La Liga titles and they are on top the log this season. However, Barcelona have produced a series of unconvincing displays under his leadership and have…
Result:Aston Villa 1- 6 Manchester City. Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick to become the highest goalscorer in Premier League history as Manchester City produced a sterling performance to thrash Aston Villa. City were at their clinical best as they rattled in three goals in the space of 10 first-half minutes…
Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 win over Cape Town City this afternoon was the headline result of this weekend PSL action, with the Soweto giants surging nine points clear at the top of the log. The Amakhosi triumphed thanks to a trio of headed goals from Leonardo Castro, Samir Nurkovic and Eric…
Last November, Branden Grace sat in an airport in America and outlined clearly his goals for 2020. At Randpark Golf Club on Sunday, Grace achieved the first of those goals when he won the South African Open hosted by the City of Joburg. Grace produced one of the finest putting…
Portuguese motorbike rider Paulo Goncalves has died after a crash during the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. The 40-year-old suffered the fatal accident after 276 kilometres (171 miles) of the seventh stage. A statement from organisers said he was pronounced dead in hospital having earlier been found unconscious after suffering…
Serena Williams won her first title in three years and first since becoming a mother with victory over Jessica Pegula at the Auckland Classic. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion beat her fellow American 6-3 6-4. It is the 38-year-old's first singles title since she won the Australian Open in…
Result: Chippa United 0-0 Maritzburg United. Maritzburg United have maintained their unbeaten run to six matches following a goalless draw with Chippa United in the Absa Premiership. Here's how the two sides lined up: Chippa: 34. Mothwa, 22. Modisane, 24. Thopola, 20. Moyo, 12. Malepe, 13. Maphangule, 33. Mahola, 11.…
Result: Totenham 0 Liverpool 1. Roberto Firmino's first-half goal made the difference between the sides,and Liverpool march on. The best start ever to a top-division season in England and the big leagues in Europe: 20 wins and a draw in 21 matches. 38 games in a row unbeaten, too, the…
Photo (from left to right): Ivano Ficalbi, Chief Executive of the PGA of South Africa; Grant Hepburn, Chief Executive Officer of GolfRSA and Managing Director of the South African Golf Development Board (SAGDB); Selwyn Nathan, Commissioner of the Sunshine Tour; and Naadir Agherdien, President of the South African Golf Association…
Result: Mamelodi Sundowns 2 USM Alger 1. Mamelodi Sundowns have qualified for the CAF Champions League knockout stage after defeating Algerian giants USM Alger this afternoon. The Brazillians went ahead ten minutes to halftime after Thapelo Morena connected with a ball out wide to head into an empty net. Aymen…
Louis Oosthuizen, the Player-Host and defending champion of the South African Open hosted by the City of Joburg, has an opportunity to become the first player in 16 years to claim back-to-back SA Open titles at Randpark Golf Club on Sunday. Oosthuizen signed for a bogey-free 64 on Randpark's Firethorn…
Senegalese forward Sadio Mane was crowned as the African Player of the Year at the CAF Awards 2019 in Hurghada, Egypt last Tuesday, but years ago, not many would have believed that the native of Bambali, a village on the banks of the Casamance river, would sit on the king’s…
At the end of last year, Toto Thimba Jnr. was very clear on the biggest goal he had for 2020. "I want to win the SA Open". The South African took a big step towards achieving this goal as he came through Thursday's first round of the South African Open…
Paris Saint-Germain crushed Galatasaray 5-0, and Real Madrid overcame a spirited Club Brugge side in Belgium. Juventus beat Bayer Leverkusen in Germany, and Manchester City cruised to a win over Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia. Bayern Munich got past Tottenham Hotspur in the marquee clash of the night. Here are Wednesday's…
Mamelodi Sundowns secured a 3-1 win over Stellenbosch FC in a heated Absa Premiership clash at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Tshwane. Themba Zwane, Sphelele Mkhulise and Keletso Makgalwa found the back of the net for the Brazilians as they reduced the difference between themselves and league leaders Kaizer Chiefs back…
Graeme Smith has signed a three month contract with Cricket South Africa to be its temporary Director of Cricket. The former Proteas captain agreed terms after a hectic few days of talks between himself and the organisation which has been engulfed in controversy over the last few months culminating the…
The 2019 Khaya Majola Cricket will be played in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands from December 16th to 20th. It will hosted by the KZN Inland Schools Cricket Union and based at Michaelhouse School in Balgowan. This is the 26th time the week is being staged since the unification of South African…
Liverpool have qualified for the last-16 after surviving a test in Salzburg to win 2-0 - a result which sees the title holders through as Group E winners. Elsewhere Ajax crashed out after a shock 1-0 home loss to Valencia, Barcelona beat Inter Milan 2-1 and Chelsea also progessed with…
Durban Heat were frustrated by rain for the fifth time in their campaign as their Mzansi Super League match against Jozi Stars was abandoned without a ball being bowled at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead in Durban. This means that Tshwane Spartans – who also had five washouts in their 10 matches –…
Mamelodi Sundowns will play host to a struggling Stellenbosch FC side at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Tshwane on Wednesday evening. Kick-off is at 7:30pm. The rescheduled match, which was originally set to take place in Cape Town, will see the current ABSA premiership champions take on last season's National First…
Orlando Pirates has announced the appointment of German Josef Zinnbauer as the club's new head coach on a three-year deal. Pirates is pleased to announce the appointment of Josef Zinnbauer," a statement from the club read. The club chairperson Irvin Khoza said he has high hopes for the club's new…
Russia has been handed a four-year ban from all major sporting events by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada). This means the Russia flag and anthem will not be allowed at events such as the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics and football's 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Russian prime minister Dmitry…
Arsenal came from behind to end their nine-match winless streak as Freddie Ljungberg enjoyed his first victory as interim manager at the expense of West Ham. Gabriel Martinelli marked his full Premier League debut by side-footing an equaliser which cancelled out Angelo Ogbonna's deflected first-half opener. Within nine minutes, Nicolas…
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers said he is happy for his side to be left out of the Premier League title conversation after an eighth win on the bounce kept the Foxes second in the table. Leicester thrashed Aston Villa 4-1 at Villa Park to move back within eight points…
Maritzburg United moved into top eight following a 1-0 win over Polokwane City in a Absa Premiership match at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane. The halftime match statistics showed that Maritzburg failed to land a single shot on target. Maritzburg managed to open the scoring through Yusuf Jappie…
Danish teenager Rasmus Højgaard drew a finger across the face of his putter like it was indeed a blade, and then holed a 10-foot eagle putt on the third playoff hole to win his maiden professional title in the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at the Heritage Golf Club on Sunday.…
Anthony Joshua became a two-time world heavyweight champion with a unanimous points victory over Andy Ruiz Jr. He out-pointed Ruiz in Saudi Arabia to avenge his shock defeat by the Mexican in June., Joshua risked seeing his career left in tatters with a second defeat, but served up 36 minutes…
Mamelodi Sundowns and Wydad Casablanca played to a goalless draw in their CAF Champions League Group C clash. Sundowns were knocked out by the Moroccans in the semi-final last season,but were forced to settle for a draw in North Africa, although they remain on top of Group C. Team: Onyango,…
Log leaders Kaizer Chiefs came from behind on three occasions to beat Bloemfontein Celtic 5-3 on Saturday evening at Moses Mabhida Stadium. Ndumiso Mabena gave the visitors a lead after he connected with a long ball to finish past Daniel Akpeyi 12 minutes from the start. Chiefs equalised after Samir…
Result:Man City 1-2 Man Utd. This was a thrilling derby but sadly there appears to have been an incident of racist abuse, with a supporter appearing to make a monkey gesture towards a Manchester United player in the second half. With United leading 2-0, a number of objects were thrown…
Frenchman Antoine Rozner has the chance to claim his first title on the European Tour as well as become the first French winner of the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open as he heads into Sunday’s final round of this tournament in a three-way tie for the lead at Heritage Golf Club.…
The Blitzboks were crowned Dubai Sevens champions after beating New Zealand 15-0 in the final on Saturday. Blitzboks had beaten Argentina and Samoa in their quarter-final and semi-final respectively. Coming into this final,the USA, Australia, Fiji and England,were tied for the most Dubai titles won (six), but with this victory…
Real Madrid have recorded a comfortable win over Espanyol but were down to 10 men for the final stages after Ferland Mendy was sent off. Karim Benzema scored and picked up an assist and made it 2-0 with just over 10 minutes to go. The victory moves Real Madrid three…
The former Titans CEO Jacques Faul has been appointed as the acting CEO by Cricket South Africa following the suspension of the embattled Thabang Moroe. CSA president Chris Nenzani made an announcement at a press conference at OR Tambo International on Saturday. Nenzani said former Proteas wicketkeeper and ICC CEO…
Chelsea can sign players in January after having their Fifa transfer ban reduced following an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The Premier League side were given a two-window ban by Fifa in February for breaching rules on signing young players. CAS halved the ban to one window,…
LaLiga co-leaders Barcelona and Real Madrid headline another round of intriguing fixtures including Saturday's Valencia city derby and Sunday’s relegation six pointer at Butarque. Third-placed Sevilla remain right in a historically tight title race with Basque side Athletic Club and Real Sociedad also showing championship form through recent weeks, while…
SuperSport United will lock horns with Highlands Park in an Absa Premiership match at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville tonight at 20:00. United extended their unbeaten run to seven matches in the league when they drew 1-1 with Stellenbosch at home last weekend. Despite the draw, SuperSport climbed up…
The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open celebrated its fifth anniversary as a uniquely tri-sanctioned tournament with a Three Tour Challenge between golfers from the European Tour, Sunshine Tour and Asian Tour at the Heritage Golf Club before the start of this year’s tournament. Germany’s Marcel Siem represented the European Tour against…
Result: Arsenal 1 (Lacazette 50'), Brighton and Hove Albion 2 (Webster 36', Maupay 80'). A fine performance from Brighton saw them win at Arsenal for the first time in their history, moving from 15th to 13th in the table. Alexandre Lacazette marked his 100th Gunners appearance by heading his side…
It’s not something you’ll find in any golf instruction manual, but for Brandon Stone, lying by the pool and taking long walks on the beach proved the perfect preparation for his opening 66 and a share of the first-round lead in the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at Heritage Golf Club…
Willowton Group, which runs the Sunfoil Education Trust,has called on Cricket South Africa (CSA) CEO Thabang Moroe and CSA president Chris Nenzani to resign over the state of affairs at Cricket South Africa. It penned an open letter, noted its “grave concern over the state of affairs that have transpired…
Liverpool retained their eight-point lead at the top of the Premier League with a win at Anfield which dropped Everton into the relegation zone. The Reds effectively won the game with four goals in the first half - Sadio Mane creating two early strikes for Divock Origi and Xherdan Shaqiri…
Allan Donald has been appointed head coach of South Africa for next year’s Over-50 World Cup. Australia, England, Canada, India, Sri Lanka, Namibia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Wales, West Indies, Zimbabwe and South Africa – will contest the tournament. It will be hosted in Cape Town, from 11-24 March 2020. ‘I…
Ten years after winning his first Ballon d’Or award, the prize given out annually by France Football to the best player of the calendar year, Lionel Messi has won it for a sixth time. The Barcelona forward was crowned the planet’s best footballer in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015 and…
Top-ranked Mauritian amateur Pierre Pellegrin will represent the island’s growing golf strength when he tees off in the country’s flagship professional golf tournament, the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at Heritage Golf Club on Thursday. Pellegrin qualified for the tournament – which is tri-sanctioned by the Sunshine Tour, European Tour and…
Jose Mourinho returns to the Old Trafford dugout almost a year after his last appearance, for a 4-1 win over Fulham on 8 December 2018 that proved to be his last victory as Manchester United manager. MATCH FACTS Head-to-head The away side won both Premier League meetings last season. Tottenham…
The British & Irish Lions will face the Springboks in Tests at the FNB Stadium, Cape Town Stadium and Ellis Park when they tour South Africa in 2021. The highly anticipated series is set to make history as the Lions embark on an eight-game tour of South Africa. Warren Gatland’s…
You can't mention the big role players in youth development in South Africa without the name Augusto Palacios. 'Njenje', as he's affectionately known, has been around the block in SA football, especially nurturing the youth who have gone on to play at the highest level, including Lebogang 'Cheeseboy' Mokoena and…
What has been going on in LaLiga this past week? Here are 11 of the top stories, from a documentary release to a prestigious award. Lionel Messi fires Barcelona to the top of LaLiga Santander A trademark Lionel Messi goal in the 86th minute earned Barcelona a 1-0 victory away…
Photo (From Left to Right): Top-ranked Mauritian amateur Pierre Pellegrin, Shubhankar Sharma, Romain Langasque, George Coetzee, Nicolas Colsaerts and Thomas Pieters at the official press conference for the 2019 AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open. The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open identifies itself as 'The most beautiful week in golf', and clearly the…
Dean Furman has confirmed that he will leave Supersport United at the end of the season to head back to the United Kingdom. Furman returned to South Africa in 2015 to join SuperSport after leaving Doncaster Rovers. He has also played for Scottish giants Rangers and Oldham Athletic in his…
When the fans leave the Nike Football Training Centre in Soweto after watching games from the Discovery Walter Sisulu Soccer Challenge, their conversations centre around what they witnessed on the field throughout the day. On Monday, it was no exception. The last match of the day saw Soweto Super United…
Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or award for the world's best player for a record sixth time. It is the 32-year-old Argentine's first Ballon d'Or since 2015 and comes after he scored 54 times for club and country in 2018-19, in which Barca won La Liga. Virgil van Dijk…
Former Cricket South Africa president Norman Arendse has written an open letter to the board, members council and administrators. Arendse’s letter comes amid ongoing criticism of CSA chief executive officer Thabang Moroe and the recent decision to suspend the media accreditation of several journalists. Dear cricket-loving fraternity, ‘It is painful…
Its official Zamalek SC and Milutin "Micho" Sredojević have parted ways. Zamalek had a disappointing week as they suffered two consecutive defeats to put more pressure on Micho. A 2-1 defeat to Enppi in the league on Monday followed by a 3-0 defeat to TP Mazembe five days later has…
An initiative from clubs in the north of Spain is already spreading to other clubs across LaLiga Santander. The objective is to make it easier for supporters to travel to away games, developing respect between fanbases. There is extra reason to look forward to the derbies across LaLiga Santander this…
Dale Steyn produced the best figures of Mzansi Super League 2.0 as the Cape Town Blitz beat the Tshwane Spartans by 15 runs at PPC Newlands in Cape Town. Steyn took a phenomenal three for 10 in four overs as the Spartans could only manage 142 for seven in pursuit…
Caption:Current Orlando Pirates striker & former Sneke Park Chillers player, Zakhele Lepasa with Jabu All Stars & Banyana Banyana striker, Amanda Mthandi and Mamelodi Stars midfielder, Sibusiso Vilakazi at the Nike Centre on Sunday, 01 December 2019. Arriving at Nike Football Centre in Soweto for the start of the 2019…
Lewis Hamilton dominated the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to end the season in which he won a sixth world drivers title on a high. Hamilton led away from pole position and cruised off into the distance, without any trouble. Charles Leclerc ran second in the early laps, ahead of Verstappen,…
Manchester United drew 2-2 with a newly-promoted side, Aston Villa for the second game in a row at Old Trafford. United played out a dramatic 3-3 draw at Sheffield United last weekend, and things started in much the same way as a stunning Jack Grealish goal opened the scoring inside…
Kwazulu-Natal rivals AmaZulu and Maritzburg United played to a 0-0 draw in an Absa Premiership fixture at King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi this afternoon. The result leaves Usuthu in 15th place on the log standings, two points and five places behind the Team of Choice who end the weekend in…
Pablo Larrazabal battled through the pain of blistered feet to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship at a Leopard Creek golf course where his professional career first teed off 12 years ago. The Spaniard showed immense heart as he birdied the last to pull himself out of a three-way tie for…
Mamelodi Sundowns have began their CAF Champions League group stage campaign with a 3-0 victory over Petro de Luanda in Group C at the Loftus Versfeld Stadium. Mauricio Affonso opened the scoring in the seventh minute with a header towards the bottom corner from Gaston Sirino's cross on the right…
SuperSport United climbed to the second spot in the Absa Premiership following a 1-1 draw at home against Stellenbosch FC at the Lucas Moripe Stadium. Kudakwashe Mahachi gave Supersport a lead when he volleyed into the bottom corner after Stellies failed to clear their lines off a short corner however…
Southampton came from behind to beat fellow strugglers Watford and ease the pressure on Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl. The hosts appeared set for a damaging defeat until Danny Ings bundled home Sofiane Boufal's cross with 12 minutes remaining. James Ward-Prowse then found the top corner with a superb free-kick six…
England have been drawn against Croatia and Czech Republic in Group D at UEFA EURO 2020, with Wales alongside Italy, Switzerland and Turkey in Group A. Germany will face world champions France and reigning European champions Portugal in Group F. The winners of Scotland's play-off path, which includes Norway, Serbia…
Liverpool have moved 11 points clear at the top of the table with victory over Brighton. The Reds were coasting to victory after two Virgil van Dijk headers from Trent Alexander-Arnold assists in the space of six minutes during first half. But Alisson's red card - for clearly handling outside…
Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal was physically and mentally drained after a day of 48.5°C heat where he was still able to secure a three-stroke lead in the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek. “I am as tired as I have ever been,” he said after a 70 that puts him top…
Manchester City's hopes of defending their Premier League title were dealt another blow when Newcastle United got a late equaliser at St James' Park. Pep Guardiola must have thought his side had won it when Kevin de Bruyne found the net in the 82nd minute with a brilliant long-range effort…
Pablo Larrazabal’s love for Leopard Creek shone through as he opened up a three-stroke lead over the field going into the weekend of the Alfred Dunhill Championship. On another scorching day in the bushveld, the Spaniard signed for a round of 69 and the lead on nine under par. But…
SuperSport will not broadcast the heavyweight championship fight between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz on 7 December. Their acquisition of broadcast rights has fallen through, due to the supplier being unable to deliver on their deal. SuperSport tried to bring the rematch to DStv subscribers, but that has unfortunately not…
Arsenal have announced the sacking of their head coach Unai Emery . The Gunners have not won any of their last seven matches in all competitions, they never went on as poor a run across 1235 games under Arsène Wenger. Emery insisted after last night's Europa League defeat that his…
Wolves qualified for the knockout stages of the Europa League after playing out a thrilling draw with Braga in Portugal. ⏰ THURSDAY'S RESULTS ⏰✅ APOEL, AZ, Braga, Gent, LASK, Sporting CP, Wolfsburg & Wolves into round of 32... ? Who impressed you the most?#UEL pic.twitter.com/b4sGWMv1e6 — UEFA Europa League (@EuropaLeague)…
Ernst Middendorp has been voted the Absa Premiership Coach of the Month for the second month in succession after directing Kaizer Chiefs to four straight wins in the September/October period. He became the second coach to claim the award in two successive months after Pitso Mosimane, who previously clinched the…
Two of the brightest young talents in world football are on the books of Atlético de Madrid and Barcelona, who face each other this Sunday. Atlético de Madrid and Barcelona fans have reason to be excited about their respective futures. Both sides have found two of the most exciting attacking…
On a scorching hot first day of the Alfred Dunhill Championship, it was the over six-foot tall Wil Besseling of The Netherlands who left the rest of the field standing in his shade as he took a one-stroke lead at Leopard Creek. Besseling opened with a round of seven-under-par 65…
Atletico de Madrid host Barcelona on Sunday with both teams ready for what has become one of LaLiga's most significant and dramatic fixtures.Reigning champions Barça go into the game joint-top of the LaLiga Santander standings with Real Madrid, with Atletico just three points behind in fourth position. Both Ernesto Valverde’s…
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed that Jesse Lingard will captain his young Manchester United team versus Astana today. The 26-year-old has now been at United for 19 years and has expressed his pleasure at being given the responsibility. “It's a massive honour," he told MUTV. “I said at the start…
Barcelona has qualified to the last 16 following their home victory against Borussia Dortmund, and Inter Milan have moved up to second in Group F, and their hopes remains alive, while the defending champions Liverpool drew with second-placed Napoli and they have to wait for the final match to secure…
Kaizer Chiefs have continued their dominance of the Absa Premiership last night, with an emphatic 4-0 away win over Stellenbosch at the Cape Town Stadium. Samir Nurkovic scored a brace for the Chiefs as they have now made it six wins from six matches on the road this season. Victory…
As one of the world’s biggest sports, football has a role to play in raising awareness around key societal challenges such as gender-based violence. Absa, title sponsor of the Absa Premiership, has developed an initiative to tackle the on-going epidemic in South Africa. Absa has launched the #StoptoStartinitiativeas a commitment…
The Alfred Dunhill Championship will play its part in a ground breaking move for professional golf wherein the Sunshine Tour and European Tour have agreed to allow the players competing in this week’s tournament to wear shorts for the duration of the event. The decision was taken after consultation with…
There are now 12 LaLiga Santander clubs with an official mascot, from walking footballs to giant cucumbers. Beyond in-stadium activities, these mascots are forming an important part of international growth strategies. Mascots are often seen as one of the more light-hearted and amusing elements of a football team, but there…
Tottenham booked their place in the Champions League knockout stage for a third successive year with a brilliant comeback win against Olympiakos in Jose Mourinho’s first home game in charge of the club. Meanwhile, Manchester City also secured their spot in the knockout stages following a rather dour 1-1 draw…
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…
Charl Schwartzel will make his comeback from injury in the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Club from 28 November to 1 December, returning to a tournament he has won four times. “I’m very happy to be back at Leopard Creek. If I was ever going to make a…
Cheslin Kolbe scooped up three awards at the annual Top 14 ceremony in Paris. The Bok flyer walked away with the Top 14 Player of the Year award, Best Try of the Season and was also voted the Best Top 14 Player at the World Cup. He was instrumental to…
Orlando Pirates and Polokwane City will both be looking to bounce back from derby defeats in the Absa Premiership when they meet at Orlando Stadium tonight. Pirates have suffered a fourth league defeat of the season when they were beaten 3-2 away to Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs on November 9.…
Óscar García’s first win in LaLiga Santander New RC Celta coach Óscar García was able to celebrate on Sunday as his side went to Villarreal and achieved a 3-1 victory. After visiting and losing at Barcelona on his debut, the Spanish tactician has achieved his first ever victory as a…
Manchester City are top of Group C and will qualify with a game to spare if they draw at Etihad Stadium. While Jose Mourinho, who won the tournament with Porto and Inter Milan, replaced the sacked Mauricio Pochettino last week and won 3-2 at West Ham on Saturday.Spurs are second…
CAF has released the list of nominees for the 28th edition of its annual football awards which will take place on Tuesday, 7 January 2020, at Citadel Azure, Hurghada, Egypt. The list of nominees is compiled by a panel of media and technical professionals. It features several award categories for…
European Tour champions George Coetzee, Justin Harding and Brandon Stone have added their names to an already strong field for the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at the Heritage Golf Club from 5-8 December. The trio of South Africans join a field including Major winner Paul Lawrie, Ryder Cup stars Nicolas…
The 20th anniversary of the Gary Player Invitational was indeed one of the most memorable as Sunshine Tour professional Zander Lombard and his team including Irish pop star Brian McFadden celebrated their tournament victory against the backdrop of an incredible R2.3 million raised for The Player Foundation at Sun City…
Sheffield United scored a dramatic late equaliser to salvage a point against Manchester United, after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side had recovered from two goals down to lead at Bramall Lane. Oliver McBurnie's 90th-minute strike was awarded following a nervous wait as the video assistant referee reviewed the goal for a…
Maritzburg United beat Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 in a thrilling Telkom Knockout semifinal clash at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday afternoon. Judas Moseamedi scored a brace for the KwaZulu-Natal side who will face Mamelodi Sundowns in the final at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on 14 December. #TKO2019 - HALFTIME:Kaizer…
MATCH FACTS Head-to-head Sheffield United were victorious against Manchester United on the opening day of the inaugural Premier League season in 1992. Brian Deane scored the first ever Premier League goal in that match. However, the Blades have lost all five subsequent Premier League meetings, and the last seven in…
Kaizer Chiefs and Maritzburg United will do battle in the semifinals of the 2019 Telkom Knockout this afternoon at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit. Kick-off is at 3:00pm. Chiefs earned their place in the final four of this season's competition by overcoming arch rivals Orlando Pirates in the quarterfinals. The teams…
Deontay Wilder defended his WBC world heavyweight title for the 10th time with a stunning knockout after being out-boxed by Luis Ortiz for six rounds. The American looked set to see his world-title reign end just short of five years as Ortiz picked him apart for half of their Las…
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