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Royal AM have announced the signing of vastly experienced former Orlando Pirates captain Happy Jele.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:41 am
South Africa Tourism acting CEO Themba Khumalo said the proposed almost R1bn deal to partner with Tottenham Hotspur has nothing to do with football but the economic impact of tourism.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:41 am
Kaizer Chiefs and TS Galaxy will be high in confidence going into their clash at Mbombela Stadium on Sunday (3.30pm), following their impressive results last week.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:50 am
Winning his fifth world boxing title – the IBO junior lightweight belt – in three different weight divisions today 16 years ago was the greatest achievement for Cassius “Shy Guy” Baloyi.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:44 am
Leaking goals has been Golden Arrows' achilles heel this season as they have conceded 28 goals, more than any other side in the DStv Premiership, from 19 games.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:40 am
With two points ahead of 15th-place Swallows in the relegation zone, Maritzburg United coach Fadlu Davids has set a target of 30 points in the DStv Premiership.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:36 am
Having been punching way above their weight as rookies this season, cracks are starting to show in Richards Bay's performances.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:32 am
SuperSport United captain Onismor Bhasera has urged his side to find the motivation to ensure they end the season second behind their crosstown rivals Mamelodi Sundowns and qualify for the CAF Champions League.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:29 am
Hungry Lions coach Henry Basie has declared his side's aspirations for promotion as he believes the race to reach the DStv Premiership is wide open.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:26 am
With Orlando Pirates having been dominant at Orlando Stadium this year, Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Denis Onyango says their plan is to take the match away from the hosts tomorrow (3.30pm).
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:03 am
Orlando Pirates centre-back Tapelo Xoki has no doubt they can put a stop to Mamelodi Sundowns' winning streak.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:01 am
The International Cricket Council on Wednesday docked South Africa a point on the Super League table for a slow over rate in the final ODI against England.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 6:03 pm
A statement issued yesterday to licensees reads: “The purpose of this circular is to inform all Boxing SA licensees on the suspension of Covid-19 testing requirements prior boxing tournament as of February 2 2023.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:56 pm
Following the recently concluded ODI series between the Proteas and England, the Betway SA20 will now take centre stage as it heads towards its business end.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:34 pm
Stormers assistant coach Dawie Snyman says it will be hard to break down the Sharks’ defence structures when they meet in the United Rugby Championship on Saturday at Kings Park Stadium (2pm).
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:17 pm
After being initially snubbed in the Betway SA20 and watching the first half from the sidelines, Proteas white ball captain Temba Bavuma has been signed by Gqeberha outfit the Sunrisers Eastern Cape for the rest of the season.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:06 pm
That Thatayaone Ditlhokwe signed a pre-contract with Kaizer Chiefs doesn’t bother SuperSport United CEO Stan Matthews, who vowed to give full support for the defender in his last five months with the club.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 12:04 pm
As Mamelodi Sundowns are expected to wrap up the DStv Premiership title soon, improving their points tally from the previous seasons is what motivates them, according to midfielder Neo Maema.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:57 am
Orlando Pirates' recent purple patch seems to have jacked up coach Jose Riveiro's belief that they have necessary qualities to stop rampaging Mamelodi Sundowns.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:51 am
After winning the SA Rugby Young Player of the Year award for 2022, Springboks winger Canan Moodie said he’s determined to improve certain aspects of his game this year as teams have figured him out.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:42 am
A typically not-busy January transfer window ended on Tuesday at midnight surprisingly with runaway DStv Premiership log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns not making even a single addition.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:36 am
Reputation management is precisely what IBF president Darry Peoples and his boxing body’s representative in SA, Andre de Vries, diligently implemented this week by getting a new belt for 'uncrowned' Continental Africa junior featherweight champion Bongani Mahlangu.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:26 am
Orlando Pirates utility full-back Bandile Shandu has attributed their 2023 perfect home record to the support they get at Orlando Stadium from The Ghost.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:17 am
Proteas limited overs captain Temba Bavuma believes the team is heading towards the right direction after the 2-1 ODI series win against England.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 9:53 am
Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter has laid into his successor and incumbent Giovanni Infantino, insisting he sponsored the Netflix documentary, Fifa Uncovered, to tarnish Blatter's image and destroy his legacy.
Posted: February 2, 2023, 7:35 am
Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro would not confirm if Thembinkosi Lorch and new signings Makhehlene Makhaula and Souaibou Marou will be available for their big game against Mamelodi Sundowns despite them training with the team.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 5:49 pm
Stellenbosch coach Steve Barker wants his side to bring the same stamina and fierceness they portrayed against Cape Town City when they face Chippa United.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:29 pm
The journey towards the establishment of the Gauteng Boxing Promoters Association (GBPA) began yesterday with members of the province’s interim structure introducing themselves to promoters.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:24 pm
The cost of a reported plan by South African Tourism to sponsor Tottenham Hotspur could work out at more than Rwanda's similar deal with Arsenal.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:23 pm
After ending their seven-match winless run with a 1-0 victory over Maritzburg United at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Chippa United coach Morgan Mammila admits being relieved as the result eased pressure.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:19 pm