Booi plays it straight with his plans to bat for united front

With the cricket season firmly upon us, Border chief executive Thando Booi continues to lead both Border, as CEO, and the Warriors, as interim CEO after he stepped in for Dave Emslie who retired earlier this year.

IN THE HUNT: Ludwick Mamabolo, seen winning the 2012 Comrades marathon and, (inset) Stephen Muzhingi, seen winning the 2012 Two
Oceans Marathon, are among the favourites for honours at Sunday’s Legends ultra-marathon Pictures: GALLO IMAGES

Comrades warriors to tackle the Legends run

All eyes will be on former Comrades Marathon champions Ludwick Mamabolo and Stephen Muzhingi at the second edition of the annual Legends Ultra-Marathon on Sunday.

JP Pietersen

Payback time for the Boks

THE All Blacks may have a five-match winning streak against the Springboks, but that means nothing to backline substitute JP Pietersen.

Chase Hanekom, kicking
up the dirt, enjoyed a top
year of Motocross racing,
finishing first on the
national standings of the
50cc Pro division for 2014

Border juniors show class

Border Motocross (Mx) looks to have a very promising future after a top year for juniors on the South African motocross circuit.


Top fighters dump Downtown gymnasium

One of the fastest growing boxing stables in the region Downtown gymnasium has been rocked by a massive exodus of boxers including two SA champions.


New blood for Proteas

Selection convenor Andrew Hudson put a creative kink in SA’s World Cup planning yesterday by naming a T20 squad significantly short on star players. And that’s not all: the side will be captained by JP Duminy.

From Mdantsane to Duncan Village and throughout the Eastern Cape, the sport that stands out above all others is boxing. Monthly tournaments including the ongoing PBL tournament have brough opportunities to dozens of talented boxers whotrain daily to escape the clutches of poverty Picture: MARK ANDREWS © DAILY DISPATCH

Fiery Makeleni cuts Nkuntayi down in four rounds

Once again Mthatha youngster Siseko Makeleni thrilled the fans with his sublime boxing skills when he knocked out experienced Siyabulela Nkuntayi in round four of their junior-featherweight clash at Lusikisiki Teachers Training College Hall on Saturday.


Chippa plug leaky defence and it all pays dividends

Tactical discipline in defence helped Chilli Boys achieve two consecutive wins, also managing not to concede a single goal in both matches.

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