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Staff Reporter. South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus will face a misconduct hearing after his criticism of the match officials following their first-Test defeat by the British and Irish Lions. World Rugby said the "extensive and direct nature" of Erasmus' hour long video monologue is a potential breach of…
Staff Reporter. South Africa have responded to criticism of their conservative tactics by insisting they do not get the credit their success deserves. The Springboks crushed the British and Irish Lions 27-9 on Saturday to take the series to a decider. But the second Test was an ugly spectacle dominated…
Staff Reporter. DStv Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns will kick off the new campaign against AmaZulu, the Premier Soccer League (PSL) has confirmed. The two participants for next season's CAF Champions League who finished first and second in the league respectively match up in a mouth-watering encounter on 20 August after…
Staff Reporter. Tottenham have been drawn against Northern Irish team Larne or Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira in the inaugural Europa Conference League play-offs. The Europa Conference League is currently at its third qualifying round, with Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira and Northern Irish club Larne due to contest two…
Staff Reporter. British and Irish Lions prop Kyle Sinckler has been cited for an alleged bite during Saturday's second Test defeat by South Africa, World Rugby has announced. The incident is alleged to have taken place during a ruck in the 64th minute of the 27-9 loss at Cape Town…
Staff Reporter. Aston Martin's Sebastian Vettel has been disqualified after finishing second in the Hungarian Grand Prix. Officials were unable to take the mandatory one-litre sample of fuel from Vettel's car after the race. The decision would promote Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton to second place and extend his championship lead over…
Staff Reporter. Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Brandon Peterson was the hero as Amakhosi won the Carling Black Label Cup with a penalty shoot-out victory over Orlando Pirates. The game ended goalless after 90 minutes, even though Daniel Cardoso had a second-half penalty saved by Pirates keeper Richard Ofori. It had been…
Staff Reporter. Alpine's Esteban Ocon took a maiden Formula 1 victory in an extraordinary and madcap Hungarian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton regained the world championship lead for the first time since May after fighting back to third place after being last five laps into the race. His title rival Max…
Staff Reporter. British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland says the deciding third and final Test against South Africa next Saturday will be a "cup final". The Springboks drew level in the series with a 27-9 win in the second Test in Cape Town and Gatland says his side…
Staff Reporter. Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates will open the South African domestic season with a clash in the Carling Black Label Cup at Orlando Stadium on Sunday. It is a return of the curtain-raiser match after it didn't take place last season. It is a unique competition, where fans…
Staff Reporter. Tottenham are one of six British teams awaiting the draw for the inaugural Europa Conference League play-offs. The north London club reached the final qualifying round after finishing seventh in the Premier League. They will be joined in the draw by Aberdeen, Hibernian, The New Saints, Larne and…
Staff Reporter. Springboks levelled their three-Test series vs the British and Irish Lions in Cape Town on Saturday courtesy of a 27-9 victory. After a tense first half, which lasted far longer than 40 minutes, the Lions went into the break with a deserved 9-6 lead. In many ways, it…
Staff Reporter. @MercedesAMGF1. Lewis Hamilton beat Valtteri Bottas to a Mercedes one-two ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen in Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying. The seven-time champion then brushed off boos from thousands of Dutch fans and dismissed accusations from Red Bull of gamesmanship as "silly". The session sets up an…
Staff Reporter. The Tafel Lager Griquas relied on a huge defensive performance to pull off yet another giant-killing Carling Currie Cup effort when they beat an error-strewn Cell C Sharks side 37-27 at Jonsson Kings Park in Durban on Saturday. The upset win takes Griquas up to second in the…
Staff Reporter. @GalloImages. Cricket South Africa (CSA) has confirmed the Proteas’ outbound tour to Sri Lanka for five limited-overs matches from 2 to 14 September. The two-week tour will consist of three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and three T20 internationals, all played at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Bleary-eyed South Africans celebrated the country’s first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics as Tatjana Schoenmaker powered to victory in the 200m breaststroke in a World Record time early this morning. The Pretoria swimmer, who already collected silver in the 100m breaststroke, became the first woman in…
Staff Reporter. Springboks captain Siya Kolisi says he "didn't feel respected at all" by referee Nic Berry in the opening loss to the British and Irish Lions, backing up claims made by Rassie Erasmus. The Springboks boss posted an unprecedented hour long video monologue online criticising the Australian referee's work…
By Michael Vlismas. @SunshineTour. The Vodacom Origins of Golf series, the longest running series of tournaments on the Sunshine Tour, will be back on the Tour's schedule in 2021 and 2022 after it had to be cancelled last year because of the coronavirus pandemic. The five-tournament series will tee off…
Staff Reporter. Orlando Pirates coach Josef Zinnbauer has broken his silence on the surprise appointment of Mandla Ncikazi as the club's new assistant coach. Ncikazi joined Pirates over a month ago after he abruptly parted ways with Golden Arrows, who he led to a fourth-place finish in the DStv Premiership…
Staff Reporter. South Africa boss Rassie Erasmus has piled further pressure on match officials for the British and Irish Lions Tests with an extraordinary hour-long video monologue railing against the refereeing in last weekend's series opener. The Springboks director of rugby says he has made this unprecedented move it to…
Staff Reporter. South Africa's rising tennis stars will have an opportunity to chase prestige, prize money and points on home soil, with Tennis South Africa (TSA) confirming three weeks of back-to-back International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Tennis Tour prize money events, for both men and women, in the country, later…
Staff Reporter. @GalloImages. Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed the names of players they will be releasing ahead of the 2021-22 season. The tally includes midfield stalwart Willard Katsande (35) whose contract with the club expires at the end of the month. Also released are right-back Kgotso Moleko‚ left-back Philani Zulu and…
Staff Reporter. Sport, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has congratulated Tatjana Schoenmaker and Bianca Buitendag for winning the country’s first silver medals at the Tokyo Olympics. "Congratulations to our first two silver medalists, who have done an exceptional job at elevating women’s sport on the globe. "With the calibre…
Staff Reporter. Head coach Warren Gatland has made three changes to his starting XV as the British and Irish Lions look to wrap up the series against South Africa in the second Test on Saturday. Prop Mako Vunipola replaces Rory Sutherland in Cape Town, with scrum-half Conor Murray in for…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Bianca Buitendag of South Africa is greeted on the shore during the women’s surfing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach in Ichinomiyai, Japan, 27 July 2021. EPA. Bianca Buitendag won a silver medal in the women's surfing at the Olympic Games on…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed the signing of Keagan Dolly and Cole Alexander on free transfers ahead of the 2021/22 season. Dolly underwent his medical on Tuesday and has officially completed his move to Chiefs after leaving French Ligue 1 outfit Montpellier at the end of last season.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Tatjana Schoenmaker claimed South Africa's first Olympic medal in Tokyo as she took silver in the women's 100m breaststroke final on Tuesday. Swimming in lane four, Schoenmaker got off to a hot start, as she was the first swimmer to turn at the half-way point. However, 17-year-old…
Staff Reporter. The Premier Soccer League has released the fixture list for the opening round of the season, with the date set for August 20. According to the schedule sent to member clubs on Monday afternoon, the campaign will kick-off with the MTN8 next month and then the DStv Premiership…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Royal AM have lost their Supreme Court bid to overturn the Premier Soccer League decision to award Sekhukhune United the GladAfrica Championship title and now face the wrath of the league. The judgement from Justice Leonie Windell of the Gauteng Division on Monday has dismissed with costs…
By Michael Vlismas. The 2021 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player will not take place as a result of the restrictions placed on events and spectators in South Africa because of the coronavirus pandemic. The European Tour, Nedbank and Sun International jointly agreed that the much anticipated 40th anniversary…
Staff Reporter. Tatjana Schoenmaker came roaring back to beat defending champion Lilly King and clinch victory in the 100m breaststroke semi-finals at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday to advance to Tuesday’s final. Schoenmaker who broke American King's Olympics record in Sunday's heat, wasn’t quite as quick this time around, but…
Staff Reporter. Zak Burger and the Kriel brothers scored tries as the Bulls claimed a bonus-point victory over the Lions in Pretoria on Sunday. The result saw the game-shy Bulls, who last played a Currie Cup match on 25 June, climb up to second place on the table, one point…
Staff Reporter. The disciplinary committee (DC) hearing into Royal AM’s no-shows to their Premier Soccer League promotion-relegation playoffs matches has been postponed again. The DC has been postponed by a week for a second time‚ to the coming Saturday. It is understood that Royal’s legal representatives brought two applications for…
Staff Reporter. South Africa secured a 3-0 series win over Ireland with a 49-run victory in the final Twenty20 match at Stormont. Proteas captain Temba Bavuma (72) and Reeza Hendricks (69) put on 127 for the opening stand to set the tourists on their way to 189-2. Ireland made a…
Staff Reporter. The British and Irish Lions drew first blood in the series against South Africa after fighting back from nine points down at half-time to win. The tourists were adrift at the break after Handre Pollard's four penalties. But hooker Luke Cowan-Dickie scrambled over from short range four minutes…
Staff Reporter. British and Irish Lions prop Wyn Jones has been ruled out of Saturday's first Test against South Africa in Cape Town. The 29-year-old Wales loose-head has withdrawn with a minor shoulder injury suffered in training on Thursday. Jones is replaced in the starting XV by Scotland's Rory Sutherland,…
Staff Reporter. Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a new deal with the club until 2024, with an option for a further year. The Norwegian, 48, took over permanently in March 2019, having been put in interim charge when Jose Mourinho departed three months earlier. He led United…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Former SABC Sport analyst Coudjoe affectionately known as 'Malume' Amankwaa has died on Friday night from cardiac arrest. Ghanaian-born naturalised South African Amankwaa was rushed to Sandton Mediclinic when he "couldn’t wake up for supper and upon arrival at hospital he was declared dead". The late Amankwaa…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. With the likes of FC Schalke 04, SV Werder Bremen, Hamburger SV, Hannover 96, 1. FC Nürnberg, Fortuna Düsseldorf and more now in Germany’s second division, the 2021/22 Bundesliga 2 season promises to be the most exciting yet. And it all kicks off on Friday with a…
Staff Reporter. The Premier Soccer League have broken their silence on the delay behind the release of next season's fixtures. It is not quite clear how the fixtures are going to look as there remains the unresolved court case between the PSL, Sekhukhune United FC and Royal AM. According to…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @Backpagepix. Paul Adams has revealed how he was racially discriminated against by former South African teammates, including current coach Mark Boucher, during his time as a Proteas player. Speaking at Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) Social Justice and Nation-Building hearings, the former South African spinner revealed several instances…
Staff Reporter. The British and Irish Lions have been left furious at the decision to have a South African as the Television Match Official for the first Test against the Springboks in Cape Town. Marius Jonker was chosen after New Zealander Brendon Pickerill was unable to travel because of the…
Staff Reporter. Tottenham forward Son Heung-min has signed a new four-year contract keeping him at the club until 2025. Son, 29, has scored 107 goals in 280 appearances for the club since joining from Bayer Leverkusen in 2015. He has been capped 93 times by South Korea, scoring 27 goals…
Staff Reporter. @Sanchooo10. England winger Jadon Sancho has completed his £73m move to Manchester United from Borussia Dortmund. Sancho is the second most expensive English player of all time behind his new United team-mate Harry Maguire. United agreed the fee for the 21-year-old on 1 July. "I'll always be grateful…
Staff Reporter. Proteas have won successive T20I series, and the second in seven rubbers in the format under Mark Boucher, with a game to spare and under severe pressure. South Africa recovered from 58 for 5 at the halfway stage of their innings to post a more-than-respectable 159, thanks to…
Staff Reporter. Fullview has learnt of the tragic passing of former Orlando Pirates striker Ian Palmer. Palmer,55, was a prolific striker during his heydays and is reported to have passed on due to Covid-19 related complications. However, his playing career ended prematurely due to a kidney-related disease. Palmer had his…
Staff Reporter. Australia and New Zealand have pulled out of the Rugby League World Cup because of "player welfare and safety concerns" related to Covid-19. The men's, women's and wheelchair events are scheduled to take place in England this autumn. New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) chief Greg Peters said it…
Staff Reporter. High profile junior international tennis returns to South Africa later this year, with the news that Tennis South Africa (TSA) will be hosting five International Tennis Federation (ITF) events for juniors - from late August through to late October. The tournaments are ITF ranking events for boys and…
Staff Reporter. @OrlandoPirates. Orlando Pirates have rewarded their top performers from the 2020-21 season where Vincent Pule bagged no less than FOUR awards. The winger took home the Golden Boot award after scoring nine goals for the Buccaneers, the Goal of the Season, and shared the Fans Player of the…
Staff Reporter. Kaizer Chiefs chairman Kaizer Motaung has reached out to Happy Mashiane after he was red carded in the dying stages of the first half in the 3-0 Caf Champions League final defeat to Egyptian giants Al Ahly in Casablanca. "I wish to take this opportunity to congratulate the…
Staff Reporter. Alun Wyn Jones returns to captain the British and Irish Lions in the first Test against South Africa on Saturday, in a side that includes three Scottish players for the first time since 1997. Scrum-half Ali Price is preferred to Conor Murray, while Duhan van der Merwe and…
Staff Reporter. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points as the Milwaukee Bucks claimed their first NBA title for 50 years with a 105-98 victory over the Phoenix Suns. The Bucks' 4-2 series win was sealed in front of a 17,000 crowd as 65,000 celebrated outside the Fiserv Forum. They are only…
Staff Reporter. England overcame an almighty wobble to beat Pakistan in a pulsating final Twenty20 at Emirates Old Trafford and win the series 2-1. Chasing 155 on a dry, turning pitch, England needed 61 from nine overs with eight wickets in hand after Jason Roy's 64. However, with Pakistan's spinners…
Staff Reporter. Anthony Joshua's world heavyweight title defence against Oleksandr Usyk will take place at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on 25 September. Joshua, 31, will risk his IBF, WBA and WBO belts against the Ukrainian, who is his mandatory challenger. Usyk, 34, has not fought for a title as a heavyweight…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GalloImages. Former SAFA Technical Director Neil Tovey talks about the Euro2020 tournament and compares it to what is happening in the rest of the world. He also looks at the new ideas and changes that are going on in the world of football. Even during lockdown football…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. All three Tests between South Africa and the British and Irish Lions will now be staged in Cape Town as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The series was scheduled to head to Johannesburg for the second and third Tests after starting in Cape Town. However, the…
Staff Reporter. @Backpagepix. Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed the signing of Austin Dube from Richards Bay United, which marks their seventh signing of the season. The defender, 28, joins the club after winning the 2021 COSAFA Cup with the senior South Africa national team this past month. Dube spent just one…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @ ThinusMaritz. South Africa captain Siya Kolisi has recovered from Covid-19 to be named in the starting XV to face the British and Irish Lions in the first Test in Cape Town on Saturday. Kolisi leads a side which includes 11 of the players who started the…
Staff Reporter. File Photo. A Premier League footballer has been arrested on suspicion of child sex offences. The 31-year-old man, who has not been named for legal reasons, was detained on Friday by Greater Manchester Police. The footballer in question is a member of the top English Premier League club…
Staff Reporter. Tabraiz Shamsi, put in a superb performance to limit Ireland to 132 for nine in their 20 overs, handing the visitors a comfortable 33-run win in the first T20I at The Village in Dublin on Monday. After Ireland had won the toss and sent the Proteas in to…
Staff Reporter. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed the dates for bids to host the finals of the Champions League and Confederation Cup for the 2021/22 season. Following the Confederations' Executive Committee (Exco) meeting held in Morocco last week, it was announced that the hosting bids will open…
Staff Reporter. Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter has admitted the difficulties facing the club as they seek to find their way back to the top. Chiefs have not had an off-season with the 2020/21 Champions League season dates having overlapped into July, due to the strain Covid-19 placed on the…
Staff Reporter. SA U23 coach David Notoane said his side were caught in the eye of a coronavirus storm and likened their situation to waiting for a guillotine to fall ahead of their Tokyo Olympic Games opener against hosts Japan on Thursday. The squad was severely depleted by Covid-19 infections…
Staff Reporter. South African tennis star Kevin Anderson captured his seventh career ATP title on Sunday, defeating 20-year-old Jenson Brooksby in straight sets to win the Hall of Fame Open in Newport, Rhode Island. It has been a tough year for Anderson, who began the week in Newport with a…
Staff Reporter. Returning British and Irish Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones is fit for Saturday's first Test against South Africa, says defence coach Steve Tandy. Tandy also confirmed "the majority" of the team for the game had been decided. Jones, who dislocated his shoulder in a warm-up match against Japan…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Nerve-less Collin Morikawa shot a scintillating bogey-free final round to clinch the Claret Jug on his Open Championship debut as returning fans soaked up the victory at a sun-drenched Royal St George's. The American wrestled hold of the lead with three birdies to finish the front nine…
Staff Reporter. Mark Cavendish failed in his bid to set a new record of 35 stage wins in the Tour de France as Wout van Aert won the final stage of the 2021 Tour. Cavendish struggled to find space and could not come past Van Aert in the final few…
Staff Reporter. England's spinners squeezed Pakistan to claim an emphatic 45-run victory in the second Twenty20 and level the series at 1-1. Though Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali and Liam Livingstone - who twice hit sixes out of Headingley - all sparkled with the bat, England failed to post a total…
Staff Reporter. South Africa beat Senegal 5-4 on penalties (0-0 after extra-time) to win the 2021 Cosafa Cup tournament at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Gqeberha on Sunday. Captain Veli Mothwa emerged as the hero on the day to lead Bafana Bafana to their first Cosafa Cup title since 2016…
Staff Reporter. Lewis Hamilton fought back from a 10-second penalty for a crash with title rival Max Verstappen to pass Ferrari's Charles Leclerc for a dramatic victory in the British Grand Prix. Hamilton was blamed for a collision with Verstappen's Red Bull at Copse corner on the first lap of…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. South Africa’s men’s U23 football team suffered yet another blow in its preparations for the upcoming Olympic Games after three members tested positive for COVID-19. The entire South Africa Under-23 squad is in quarantine after two players, Thabiso Monyane and Kamohelo Mahlatsi, as well as video analyst …
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Al Ahly head coach Pitso Mosimane claims he predicated Kaizer Chiefs playing style from the start, while dedicating the title to Mahmoud El-Khatib. The Red Devils have lifted their tenth CAF Champions League title after thrashing Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 in the final at the Stade Mohammed V…
Staff Reporter. The Milwaukee Bucks moved to within one game of their first NBA title since 1971 with a 123-119 win over the Phoenix Suns. The Bucks now lead the best-of-seven series 3-2 and can seal the title at home in game six (02:00 BST on Wednesday 21 July). They…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Al Ahly sucessfully defended their Caf Champions League title after securing a 3-0 victory over Kaizer Chiefs in the final on Saturday night. The Red Devils were dominating possession as expected, but Chiefs were looking resolute in defence. The title sees Ahly become the first team to…
Staff Reporter. Cosafa Cup defending champions Zambia have parted ways with coach Micho, FAZ said in a statement on Saturday. "The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) wishes to announce to its members and stakeholders that it has mutually separated with the senior Men’s National Team Head Coach Milutin 'Michó' Sredojevic.…
Staff Reporter. Louis Oosthuizen is the 54-hole leader at The 149th Open Championship after hanging on over the back nine at Royal St. George's. Oosthuizen made an 8-foot birdie on the 16th hole and a long two-putt par on the closing hole for a 69. That gives him a one-shot…
Staff Reporter. The disciplinary committee (DC) hearing for Royal AM having not honoured their four Premier Soccer League promotion-relegation playoff matches was postponed to next Saturday. The legal representatives of Royal had asked for the postponement‚ which was granted. Royal had failed to pitch for all four of their playoffs…
Staff Reporter. The British and Irish Lions prepared for their first Test against the Springboks with a 49-3 win over the Stormers on Saturday. The Lions will go into next weekend's first Test with just one blemish on their report card‚ the midweek defeat at the hands of South Africa…
Staff Reporter. Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) will win the 2021 Tour de France in Paris on Sunday after safely defending his lead on the stage 20 time trial. The Slovenian finished eighth on the stage, just shy of a minute from the victory, having ridden a fairly cautious time…
Staff Reporter. @BlueBullsRugby. The Vodacom Bulls scored 17 unanswered second-half points to claim a 17-14 victory over South Africa A with a week to go until the first Test of the Lions series. South Africa A got off to a flying start as they camped in the Bulls’ 22 for…
Staff Reporter. Mamelodi Sundowns confirmed the signing of attacker Thabiso Kutumela on a five-year-contract from Maritzburg United. "Thabiso Kutumela has reached an agreement with Mamelodi Sundowns and signed a 5-year contract with the reigning DStv Premiership Champions," the club statement read. "The 28-year-old striker joins The Yellow Nation after scoring…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has completed his move to AC Milan for an undisclosed fee after three years at Stamford Bridge. The 34-year-old thanked Chelsea on Twitter for the "special memories", saying he's "starting a new journey with a light and happy heart". He wrote: "Our victories…
Staff Reporter. Liam Livingstone's spectacular century was not enough to prevent England from being beaten by Pakistan in a riotous first Twenty20 at Trent Bridge. With the hosts chasing 233 - what would have been their highest T20 pursuit of all-time - Livingstone reached 50 from 17 balls and 100…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Record-breaking Louis Oosthuizen holds a two-shot lead at The Open as the world's best tamed Royal St George's with a flurry of low scores on Friday. The South African pulled three clear with an eagle at 14 but his first bogey of the tournament on 17 saw…
Staff Reporter. Janneman Malan and Quinton de Kock produced a stunning 225-run opening partnership to set up victory over Ireland on Friday, although the bowlers then laboured as the Proteas ultimately came away with just a 70-run win. Ireland were eyeing their first ODI campaign success against a top-eight nation…
Staff Reporter. Bafana Bafana progressed to the 2021 COSAFA Cup final with an impressive 3-0 victory over Mozambique at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday. Njabulo Ngcobo opened the scoring with an excellent header before Yusuf Maart scored a sensational second in the 59th minute. Victor Letsoalo then wrapped…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Kaizer Chiefs will have the chance to join rivals Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns as CAF Champions League winners when they face Al Ahly in the 2020-21 season final in Casablanca, Morocco on Saturday night. Chiefs have upset the odds all the way through their CAFCL campaign.…
Staff Reporter. Former British and Irish Lion Matt Dawson says "the wheels are off the tour" if the side records a second loss against the Stormers on Saturday. Warren Gatland's team were betean 17-13 by a test-level South African A team at Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday. They face provincial…
Staff Reporter. Bahrain-Victorious' Matej Mohoric won stage 19 of the Tour de France, denying Mark Cavendish an opportunity to break the record for stage wins he shares with Eddy Merckx. Cavendish had hoped to compete for a 35th stage win, but a breakaway of 20 riders left the peloton well…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Collin Morikawa stormed through the field to set the clubhouse lead on nine under par at The Open on a gloriously sunny day at Royal St George's. The American, playing in his first Open, leads those to have finished their second round by three strokes. Morikawa set…
Staff Reporter. The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the groups for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 to be hosted by the BCCI in Oman and the United Arab Emirates from 17 October to 14 November. The groups, selected on the basis of team rankings as of 20…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The South African Broadcasting Corporation will show the Caf Champions League final between Kaizer Chiefs and Al Ahly live on television, after a deal was struck between them and rights holders SuperSport late on Friday. This was confirmed by the Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies, Ms…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Former champion Louis Oosthuizen leads The Open by one stroke after posting a brilliant bogey-free six under par on the opening day at Royal St George's. The 2010 winner salvaged par on the 18th to set the early pace as the Kent venue welcomed the return of…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Arjen Robben has retired from football for the second time at the age of 37. The former Netherlands international initially hung up his boots in 2019 before reversing the decision to return to his first club Groningen last season. Injuries and the coronavirus pandemic marred the winger's…
By Michael Vlismas. @GettyImages. Louis Oosthuizen made another strong push for a second Major when he shot to the top of the early leaderboard on day one of The Open at Royal St George's on Thursday. Oosthuizen opened with a bogey-free six-under-par 64 on the par-70 English links to take…
Staff Reporter. File Photo. Tyson Fury's third world heavyweight title fight against Deontay Wilder has been rescheduled for 9 October. The bout, which had been due to take place in Las Vegas on 24 July, was postponed after the British heavyweight tested positive for Covid-19. Fury, 32, beat American Wilder,…
Staff Reporter. Slovenia's Tadej Pogacar claimed back-to-back Tour de France stage wins to underline his dominance in the leader's yellow jersey. Pogacar accelerated clear on the summit finish on stage 18 at Luz Ardiden to extend his overall lead to five minutes and 45 seconds. Jonas Vingegaard and Richard Carapaz…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Kaizer Chiefs striker Khama Billiat has vowed that his side will be ready to compete in the CAF Champions League final against Al Ahly. The clash between the two giants is scheduled to take place next Saturday, July 17 at the Mohamed V Stadium in Morocco. Mosimane’s…
Staff Reporter. Khris Middleton scored 40 points as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Phoenix Suns 109-103 to level the best-of-seven NBA Finals series at two games apiece. Middleton scored 10 consecutive points in the final quarter as the Bucks rallied from a nine-point deficit. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 26 points and…
Staff Reporter. Bafana Bafana interim coach Morena Ramoreboli was satisfied with his side’s 0-0 draw with Zambia on Wednesday that meant they enter the competition unbeaten in the pool stages and without conceding a goal. The side had already qualified as pool winners before the fixture, and made numerous changes…
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