Absa Premiership: Kaizer Chiefs v Mamelodi Sundowns

The battle of the dugout

A MAMELODI Sundowns team now free of all other competitions can throw themselves into the Premiership, starting tonight against an under-strength Mpumalanga Black Aces at Loftus Versfeld.

Liverpool v Manchester City - Premier League

Reds’ lodestar beacon of hope for the Kop

AS STEVEN Gerrard soaked up the sunshine in the quiet Merseyside suburb of Formby on Monday, it was hard to imagine that just 24 hours earlier the unassuming man in the James Dean T-shirt had stoked up an emotional whirlwind which looks set to sweep Liverpool to their first league title in 24 years.

Absa Premiership: Orlando Pirates v Maritzburg United

Late Bucs strike sinks United

HELDER Pelembe provided late relief for Orlando Pirates as he scored with just three minutes left to ensure a 1-0 win over Maritzburg United last night to push his side up to fourth place in the Premier Soccer League standings.

2014 Super Rugby: Lions v Cell C Sharks

Sithole loves life under Great White

SIBUSISO Sithole, who won plaudits for another fine performance at outside centre on Saturday, showered praise on Sharks coach Jake White for resurrecting his career.


Cheetahs paying penalty for a wayward attacking style

CHEETAHS captain Adriaan Strauss revealed the gameplan his team are employing could be undermining their accuracy, which has resulted in them losing six out of eight games.

Absa Premiership: Kaizer Chiefs v Orlando Pirates

You can bring them on – Hunt

BIDVEST Wits coach Gavin Hunt is no one’s idea of a football romantic, but following yesterday’s Nedbank Cup semifinal draw, where he was pitted against Stuart Baxter’s Kaizer Chiefs, the Clever Boys mentor spoke openly about his pursuit of a personal milestone.

CAUGHT IN CROSSFIRE: Mdantsane fighter Noni Tenge during a training session. Currently, however, Tenge does not know who her next opponent will be

Top promoters square off over Tenge fights

Battle leaves bad taste in Noni’s mouth SA BOXING’S golden girl Noni Tenge has found herself at the centre of a tug-ofwar between two East London promoters who both want her to fight in their promotions.

Graeme Smith of South Africa plays a shot to get out against Mitchell Johnson of Australia during day two of the First Test match between South Africa and Australia on February 13, 2014 in Centurion, South Africa.

Thank goodness the summer is over

AND so ends the summer of our sweet content. With a curtailed tour of India, a first Test series defeat in five years, the retirements of twin pillars of the Proteas – Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis – and another ICC event disappointment.

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