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SA's 10 best sporting moments of 2017

Sport24 - 8 hours ago
Cape Town - As 2017 winds down, this is a good time to look back on the year that was and highlight some of the moments that stood out in South African sport. The Springboks and Bafana Bafana may have had forgettable years, but there was still a lot to...

WATCH: Siya Kolisi hurting over Springbok comments | The Citizen

Citizen - 1 day ago
The reliable flanker believes debate over the national team's performance isn't constructive and that the team never go out to...

It's the waiting game now for Allister Coetzee

Citizen - 10 hours ago
Embattled Springbok coach Allister Coetzee was due to present his annual report to the South African rugby bosses in Cape Town on Wednesday and whether he can survive a dreadful two-year stint in charge is anyone's guess, especially in the midst of ...and...

Tickets for WWE Live South Africa available from Wednesday

Independent Online - 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN – Tickets for WWE live South Africa wrestling event in Cape Town, Johannesburg and, for the first time, Pretoria, will be available on Wednesday, from 9am at bigconcerts.co.za and computicket.com. The WWE live South Africa tour begins at the ...and...

Zimbabwe name uncapped Muzarabani, Burl for South Africa Test

Independent Online - 3 days ago
JOHANNESBURG - Ryan Burl, the left-hand batsman, and Blessing Muzarabani, the medium pacer, were the two uncapped players named in Zimbabwe's 15-man squad for the one-off four-day, day-night Test over Boxing Day in South Africa. Muzarabani, 21, has ...and...

Autumn international: Wales 24-22 South Africa

BBC Sport - 2 weeks ago
South Africa were a different team after the break, despite the loss of captain Eben Etzebeth to injury at half-time. They troubled Wales by playing with greater pace, and Pollard's try continued the revival before Kriel put them ahead in the 55th...

Patterns inherited from South Africa's colonial past still persist in sport

Mail & Guardian - 2 weeks ago
During the 19th century, sport in Britain and her colonies – South Africa one of them – was played and organised according to a class structure. It was based on English cultural critic Matthew Arnold's classification of society into “barbarians ...and...

Ashes: Meet Dawid Malan

England's new batting star - 49 minutes ago
Dawid Malan's unbeaten century has dragged England back into the Ashes series, catapulted the Middlesex left-hander to the top of the Ashes run-scoring charts and sent social media and search engines into something of a frenzy. Malan is a familiar name...

Future Tests: 'Slash' shock for Proteas

Sport24 - 1 day ago
Cape Town - Further confirmation of South Africa's slipping economic power, if you like, in sport will come with the revelation of Test fixtures for the International Cricket Council's next four-year cycle of major matches around the globe. In a ...and...

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Future Tests: 'Slash' shock for Proteas | Sport24

Sport24 - 1 day ago
Cape Town - Further confirmation of South Africa's slipping economic power, if you like, in sport will come with the revelation of Test fixtures for the International Cricket Council's next four-year cycle of major matches around the globe. In a...

4-day Test match: What changes?

Sport24 - 11 hours ago
Cape Town - The Proteas will make history when they become the first team ever to play in a four-day Test match on Boxing Day. They take on Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth and, to add even more spice to the occasion, the match will be a day/night, pink ball...

Cricket SA announces appointment of Proteas support staff

Independent Online - 4 weeks ago
Hilton have always been wonderful supporters of cricket, notably through the way they make their magnificent facilities available for the annual Sunfoil Township Tournament. “Justin has deservedly earned the reputation of being an outstanding all-round...

Proteas: Test stars low on runs

Sport24 - 2 days ago
It is also a critical opportunity for several Proteas stroke-players to get back into some kind of proper groove ahead of the more extended visits of fellow-superpowers India and then Australia. Frankly, more batsmen than the SA brains trust would...

Ashes: Dawid Malan 'almost in tears' after reaching maiden Test century

BBC Sport - 4 hours ago
In his first innings, he was left on all fours after being bowled by Proteas' fast bowler Kagiso Rabada and did not manage a score higher than 18 in his first two games. "After those first two games I didn't think I'd ever score a run in Test cricket...

Protea bowling hotshots' returns go just swimmingly

Citizen - 1 day ago
“Morne came back and immediately hit his straps. The guys have been working really hard,” said Boucher. The man who's had to managed them on the field, Titans skipper Albie Morkel, also expressed his encouragement. “There are many good signs,” said the...

India cancel warm-up game in SA

Sport24 - 3 days ago
Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) have confirmed that a two-day warm-up match between India and a CSA XI that was scheduled to take place at Boland Park has been called off. India have opted instead to use those two days for training ahead of ...and...

Shamsi knocking on Proteas door

Sport24 - 4 hours ago
Cape Town - Tabraiz Shamsi's performance in the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge this year has reminded the national selectors of his capabilities. With the Warriors looking good for a competitive total in their semi-final clash against the Titans in Centurion...

Domestic cricket is in serious trouble. Here's why…

Citizen - 2 weeks ago
However, to date it seems that the Protea players are “carrying” this Ram Slam. Out of the top 8 run scorers, only the Highveld Lions' opener Rassie van der Dussen (165 runs) hasn't played international cricket yet. Meanwhile, Proteas regulars like JP...

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Botswana to host 2018 COSSASA athletics

Mmegi Online - 1 hour ago
He said they have not yet engaged their parent sponsors, the Ministry of Basic Education and the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, and the mother body, the Botswana National Sport Commision. He said a lot of consultations have to be...

It's the waiting game now for Allister Coetzee

Citizen - 10 hours ago
Embattled Springbok coach Allister Coetzee was due to present his annual report to the South African rugby bosses in Cape Town on Wednesday and whether he can survive a dreadful two-year stint in charge is anyone's guess, especially in the midst of ...and...

Markus Jooste's racing interests in spotlight as regulator seeks answers

Sport24 - 2 days ago
Cape Town - The National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa (NHA) has requested clarity from Mayfair Speculators, the company dealing with former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste's horseracing interests. Jooste, a horse breeder and racing fanatic ...and...

Stormers v Bulls a major drawcard for USA Rugby

Sport24 - 10 hours ago
A former Eagle himself, playing from 1994-2003, Lyle understands the many facets of sport consumption and how the event will serve as an important highlight to one of them. "While the broadcast of sport is paramount, experiencing the pace and power of ...and...

Creating jobs through sport

Southern Times Africa - 2 weeks ago
Unemployment, especially among youths, is a big headache for most governments in Southern Africa. According to Trading Economics publication, South Africa's unemployment rate for the third quarter of 2017 is pegged at 27.7 percent the highest in 13...

Remembering Mvuso Martin Mbebe – The giant of African sport

Southern Times Africa - 6 days ago
South Africa was welcomed back into international sport with a lot of pomp and fanfare. Some of the people who performed a lot of the behind-the-scenes work was Mbebe. He worked with and learnt from some of Africa's top sports administrators such as...

WATCH: Nando's ad fires up South Africa | News24

News24 - 2 days ago
With less than 20 days to the new year, fast food outlet Nando's has decided to spice things up, reminding South Africans of their potential to always sort things out.and...

US 'cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe' after Mugabe ouster

News24 - 1 day ago
Washington – The United States is "cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe, following the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe" in November, a report has said. Voice of America reported on Wednesday that the US, remained sceptical of how ...and...

Pro14: Southern Kings 21-48 Edinburgh

BBC Sport - 2 weeks ago
Southern Kings: Yaw Penxe, Michael Makase, Harlon Klaasen, Anthony Volmink, Kurt Coleman, Rudi van Rooyen, Schalk Ferreira (capt), Stephan Coetzee, Rossouw de Klerk, Stephan Greeff, Bobby de Wee, Andisa Ntsila, Martinus Burger, Ruaan Lerm. Replacements ...and...

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