Category: Sport

Allister Coetzee Stays On As Coach

Allister Coetzee Stays On As Coach

Allister Coetzee Stays On As Coach: In the end SA Rugby will choose the soft option by retaining Springbok coach Allister Coetzee for the immediate future following a review process of his first year in...

Bulls To Face Western Province

Bulls To Face Western Province

Bulls To Face Western Province: After months of round robin games, we are in the semifinals in which the best four teams in this top local competition will square off against each other. Free State Cheetahs...

Rosberg Takes Singapore

Rosberg Takes Singapore

Rosberg Takes Singapore: In the end, it was another race led from start to finish for Nico Rosberg, who converted his majestic qualifying lap on Saturday into a third straight victory since the summer break. It seemed...

Springboks No Match For Australia

Springboks No Match For Australia

Springboks No Match For Australia: Heavy rain earlier in the day made for slippery conditions at Lang Park but South Africa, looking to make amends for a loss to Argentina in their last game, made...

Olympics News

Olympics News

Olympics News: Semenya, who improved her national record to 1min 55.28sec, controlled the race from the start, and apart from Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi attacking on the back straight, the South African track star never looked...

Hamilton Takes The Win

Hamilton Takes The Win

Hamilton Takes The Win: It all came down to the last lap of the Austrian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton collided with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg on the last lap before passing him to win. There will be...

Ireland Let Themselves Down

Ireland Let Themselves Down

Ireland Let Themselves Down: Coach Joe Schmidt was left massively disappointed after Ireland narrowly missed out on a chance to register their first series win in South Africa, saying his team only have themselves to...

Springboks Beat The Irish

Springboks Beat The Irish

Springboks Beat The Irish: South Africa had the lion’s share of possession in the opening quarter but were frustrated by a combination of handling errors and stout Irish defence. Silence turned to whistles when JP Pietersen...

Not Up To Par

Not Up To Par

Not Up To Par: Springbok coach Allister Coetzee did not pull any punches or hide behind any excuses when he faced up to the disappointing reality that his first day at the office was a...

Lions Send The Bulls Running

Lions Send The Bulls Running

Lions Send The Bulls Running: The Emirates Lions put up a scintillating display of fast-paced rugby to decimate the Vodacom Bulls 56-20 in their Vodacom Super Rugby derby at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night. It was...

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message: The Cell C Sharks produced one of the upsets of the Vodacom Super Rugby season as a strong second half surge paved the way for a comprehensive 32-15 win over...

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away: The Hurricanes stunned the Emirates Lions with a massive display of attacking rugby, putting up a half-century against South Africa’s top side in their 50-17 Vodacom Super Rugby victory at Emirates...

SA Olympian

SA Olympian

SA Olympian: Olympic Games-bound Jarred Crous, 19, started swimming 11 years ago to control his Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. “I started skipping and swimming. I skipped for three weeks straight and then he worked on my...

Lions Take Apart The Stormers

Lions Take Apart The Stormers

Lions Take Apart The Stormers: It was a hard fought but richly deserved 29-22 win over the DHL Stormers in their eagerly awaited Vodacom Super Rugby derby in Johannesburg on Saturday night. Indeed, for the...

Lions Take It To The Sharks

Lions Take It To The Sharks: The Emirates Lions handed out an object lesson to the Cell C Sharks on what constitutes winning rugby as their comprehensive 24-9 triumph over the coastal team enabled them...

Blitzboks Want The Title

Blitzboks Want The Title

Blitzboks Want The Title: The Hong Kong event, the seventh on the 2015-2016 World Sevens Series, is the oldest on circuit and one of only two that are played over three days instead of two....

Bulls Beat Cheetahs

Bulls Beat Cheetahs

Bulls Beat Cheetahs: The Vodacom Bulls put in a patchy performance but it was enough to see them to a close 23-18 win over the Toyota Cheetahs in their Vodacom Super Rugby game at Loftus...

The Rugby Update

The Rugby Update

Image – SP The Rugby Update: This long weekend saw many games played but we thought we would focus on the Lions that took on the Cheetahs. The lions put in a big effort...

SA Rejects Claims

SA Rejects Claims

SA Rejects Claims: South Africa’s sports minister on Thursday denied that his country had paid a $10 million bribe to help it win the right to host the World Cup in 2010. “South Africa did not...

Rugby Roundup

Rugby Roundup

  Rugby Roundup: In 2016, the evolution of Super Rugby continues with three new sides introduced to an expanded four-conference, two-group model that boosts the rivalry and passion of previous seasons, driving Super Rugby into...

Sharks Take Down The Stormers

Sharks Take Down The Stormers

Sharks Take Down The Stormers: After the Stormers led 10-3 at halftime following a well-taken try by Leolin Zas, the Sharks came right back into the match when New Zealand referee Mike Fraser referred a...

Stars Extend Their Stay

Stars Extend Their Stay

Stars Extend Their Stay: Three Bulls stars extended their contracts for another two years, the franchise confirmed on Wednesday. Rugby World Cup bronze medallist and Springbok scrumhalf Rudy Paige, Junior Springbok and utility back Warrick Gelant...

On The Tennis Front

On The Tennis Front

On The Tennis Front: He arrived in Melbourne with a cold and a new coach, but Roger Federer believes he is prepared to contend for the Australian Open title. “The cough’s gone. The cold’s 90% gone....

Returns Home

Returns Home

Returns Home: If you love golf this article is just for you. Amateur Golf in South Africa has received a major boost with the announcement that the popular South Africa Pairs International competition will return...