Sport

February 19, 2017

‘NZ series will be the real test’

While impressed with the Proteas in their 5-0 demolition of Sri Lanka in the recent ODI series, former Proteas coach Ray Jennings would like to see a tougher series against New Zealand.
February 19, 2017

The Buc stops here

It took a 6-0 defeat and hooligans to spring Orlando Pirates into action, but this has been a long time coming.
February 19, 2017

There is a lot to look forward to in SA rugby

It is not a very South African thing to do to go rummaging for positives in the aftermath of a year of rugby like the one we’ve just had.
February 19, 2017

Teams must hold on to coaches

The two top-performing mentors in the PSL show that sticking it out is a good strategy.
February 19, 2017

Chiefs at the top

A first-half header from Lorenzo Gordinho handed Kaizer Chiefs their fifth consecutive Absa Premiership win when they overcame Highlands Park at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban last night.
February 19, 2017

Fan anger is justified but misplaced

I will never forget that fateful ­Sunday in 1996 when my brother and I navigated the 600km trip from Johannesburg to Durban.
February 19, 2017

Sundowns could be charged for breach

Aweek after the violent events at Loftus Stadium in Pretoria, the Premier Soccer League (PSL) is yet to act.
February 19, 2017

Stern test of Sterne’s Joburg Open record

South Africans have dominated the event, but yet to beat best under-par score.
February 19, 2017

BSA takes legal steps to recover boxers’ money

Boxing SA (BSA) has instructed its lawyers to recover R552 000 owed by Eastern Cape promoter Andile Sidinile in boxers’ purse money.
February 19, 2017

‘Super Rugby needs a revamp’

With too many teams and venues in the mix,interest in the tournament is fading fast.
February 17, 2017

Forget the horses, betting goes high tech and across sport

Sports betting is so popular and is growing so fast that it has passed horse racing as the biggest contributor to gross gambling income for the betting sector.
February 15, 2017

Shameful acts of hooliganism cloud world football

In opposition to love, appreciation and affection, the red month of February has seen football fans around the world engage in outrageous acts of hooliganism and reckless violence.
February 12, 2017

Shame on you, Pirates supporters!

The unruly behaviour displayed by Bucs fans was shameful – it brings the entire game into disrepute
February 12, 2017

Caster Semenya to be retrospectively awarded gold

The decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport to ban Russia’s Mariya Savinova-Farnosova for four years and strip her of her 2012 Olympic gold medal means South African 800m runner Caster Semenya is in line to become SA’s greatest athlete.
February 12, 2017

Russell Domingo still undecided on Proteas coaching job

Proteas coach Russell Domingo has not decided if he will reapply for his job, which has been advertised by Cricket SA (CSA), when his contract extension runs out in August after the team’s tour of England.
February 12, 2017

Safa to name and shame shady officials

The SA Football Association (Safa) has vowed to crack down on corrupt match officials in the ABC Motsepe League.
February 12, 2017

Bafana should take some notes

Cameroon have defied all odds and emerged victorious at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Timothy Molobi believes Bafana can learn a few lessons from the Indomitable Lions
February 12, 2017

Joost – the eyes had it

The record-breaking former Bok captain with the expressive, intense gaze proved his mettle as scrum half and was brave to the end
February 12, 2017

Pressing Issues: ‘Money is the answer for everything’

It’s time for Africans to stop allowing themselves to be treated like Lazaruses, writes S'Busiso Mseleku
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February 19 2017