Hougaard Comes Off The Bench For Bok Test Against Pumas In Salta

 Springbok rugby player Francois Hougaard It says a lot about consistency in the Springbok team that coach Allister Coetzee has made only one injury-enforced change to the team that will do battle against Argentina in Salta on Saturday. Ross Cronje’s ankle injury sees him sitting out the trip to South America. It’s the second time he’s missing out […]
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Legal battle to bring an end to quotas in SA sport begins

The South African Rugby Union (SARU), Cricket South Africa (CSA), Athletics South Africa (ASA) and Netball South Africa (NSA) were challenged to defend their racial quota targets before the Labour Court in court papers served with the court this morning. The papers were served by labour movement Solidarity and minority rights group AfriForum. Both parties […]
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Springbok Fans Are Legendary!

One thing the Springboks have going for them is their awesome fans. Check out the way in which Kiwi reporter Liam Napier describes South African rugby fans at King’s Park, in Durban, on Saturday evening: “There’s nothing quite like a test in Africa. Supporters gather around the venue on the outer field hours before kickoff, […]
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Herbst: What They Don’t Want You To Know. Quotas, John Jeffery And The UN.

It’s an event that’s etched into the mind of any South African cricket lover. Vernon Philander making his way onto the park instead of Kyle Abbott in the 2015 Cricket World Cup semi-final match against New Zealand in Auckland. And it must be said that Abbott was the team’s form bowler through the tournament, while […]
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Anti-White Racism in Protea’s World Cup Cricket Team confirmed by AB de Villiers and Parliamentary Minutes

Will the ICC act against Cricket SA for their racism in team selection? Vernon Philander’s selection ahead of Kyle Abbott in the SA team that played in the 2015 World Cup semi-final was imposed on AB de Villiers‚ a new book says. “Had Vernon‚ who was officially classified as coloured‚ been selected ahead of Kyle‚ […]
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14-man Ireland beat “transformed” Springboks in historic victory over South Africa

HISTORY was made at Newlands. Ireland have beaten the Springboks in South Africa for the first time ever and they did it the hard way after spending 58 minutes with 14 men due to CJ Stander’s first-half red card. It was a remarkable display of courage from Joe Schmidt’s men who can now turn their […]
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Tony Cozier, legendary voice of West Indies cricket, dies at 75

Well-known West Indian cricket commentator Tony Cozier has died in his hometown of Bridgetown, Barbados after a long illness. His career spanned over five decades and included extensive work across TV, radio and written media. Cozier covered West Indies cricket for over 50 years, making a great contribution towards the game. Inspired by his father, […]
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Who Does ANC Sports Minister Mbalula Think He Is? All International Sports Bodies Prohibit Political Interference in Sport.

AFRIFORUM AND SOLIDARITY TO ANNOUNCE LEGAL CHALLENGE TO SPORTS QUOTAS IN SA The two groups say all international sports bodies prohibit any form of political interference in sport. Trade union Solidarity and civil rights organisation Afriforum are this morning expected to announce a legal challenge against sports quotas in South Africa. Last month, Sports Minister […]
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