Marais star on night of top awards

It was a glorious night for Border batting sensation Marco Marais as he claimed two of the biggest awards at a glittering Border Cricket...

Proteas feel sorry for disgraced trio‚ says Hashim Amla

Highly respected Proteas senior batsman Hashim Amla has weighed in on the headline-grabbing Australian ball-tempering scandal by saying that the fiasco will serve as...

Border stars in the spotlight for job well done

The local cricket season is set to come to a fitting conclusion tonight with the Border cricket awards looking to bring the curtain down...

‘Captain Marvellous’ rallies his troops

In life in general, there is an unwritten law about how adults are warned never to mess with children. But that lesson came too late...

Flag-bearer Semenya vows to win double gold at Commonwealth Games

Caster Semenya has vowed to win two gold medals at the Commonwealth Games in Australia next month. Semenya made the pledge at a farewell function...

No reason for Oz to cheat, insists Broad

England fast bowler Stuart Broad was perplexed as to why Australia would resort to ball tampering in their third Test against South Africa when...

Great bowling rules the day

Some dynamic bowling by spinner Jason Niemand ensured that the Border semi-professional team ended their Sunfoil One-Day Cup campaign with en emphatic seven-wicket victory...

Dark cloud over Aussies

Steve Smith stepped down as Australia captain yesterday and his deputy David Warner also relinquished the vice-captaincy amid stunning ball-tampering revelations that have plunged...

Nomandela to be linchpin for Tornado push

Former Mthatha Bucks midfielder Luyolo Nomandela wants to add value to his new side – the ABC Motsepe League log-leaders – as they head...

Border runners off to Two Oceans

The lure of Table Mountain and the wine farms add to the attraction of a long weekend down Cape Town way at this time. For...

Woeful Bucks lose the plot – once again

Mthatha Bucks midfielder Siya “Wonder Kid” Dubula says they didn’t show up during their 2-1 loss against Uthongathi at Mthatha Stadium over the weekend. With...

City pay the price for failing to pitch for games

With just six games left in the ABC Motsepe League, the provincial SA Football Association is cracking the whip on teams not abiding by...

Bafana Bafana young guns impress coach Stuart Baxter

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter was impressed at how the young players he introduced in Wednesday’s four-nations friendly tournament win against Angola in Zambia...

Mark urges Chippa to lift their play

Chippa United’s Mark Mayambela is adamant the Port Elizabeth-based Premier Soccer League side will finish in the top eight of the Absa Premiership this...

Rabada cleared for the third Test‚ but will have to behave

Australia’s nightmare and South Africa’s dream came true on Tuesday when Kagiso Rabada was cleared to play in the third Test at Newlands on...

Bucks lose to Uthongathi

A goal by Mpho Erasmus was not enough to ensure that Mthatha Bucks bounce back in their National First Division campaign when they lost...

Chippa take down Stars

Newly appointed Chippa United coach Vladislav Heric got the monkey off his back when his side registered their first win under his tutelage, thanks...

Caster Semenya runs her fastest ever time on South African soil...

Caster Semenya continued to dominate the local scene after running her fastest ever time on South African soil in the 800m at the South...

Grey stumble, while Graeme sore at Exciting National finals

Cody Posthumus put in a brave but in the end futile effort to save Warriors reps Grey from their first loss of the Coca-Cola...

Chippa bounce back with 1-0 win over FSS

Chippa United bounced back when a stunning goal by Abel Mabaso in the first minute of the second half secured their 1-0 victory against...

Payback time for Chilli Boys

Chippa United will be looking to steal maximum points when they return to their happy hunting ground, the Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane this...

Grey relishing prospects of taking on T20 best

The Coca-Cola Schools T20 National Finals gets under way today, with eight teams from around the country battling it out for top honours. The Eastern...

I want to play until I’m 40‚ says Chiefs goalie Khune

You’d think that amassing 300 professional games under your belt is a milestone that would satisfy most PSL player on any given day‚ but...

Shaky truce between Ace Ncobo and Safa president Danny Jordaan but…

Former top referee and Premier Soccer League general manager Andile “Ace” Ncobo will not contest the South African Football Association’s (Safa) presidential elections. This emerged...

All systems go for Easter tournament

The Mncotsho Location Rugby Easter Tournament that will take place near Berlin is in its last week of preparations and more clubs have registered...

Swallows wary of the Harlequins danger

The annual Eastern Cape Super 12 rugby competition is set to come to a thrilling conclusion this weekend when Mdantsane powerhouse Swallows welcome PE...

No honeypot as Brazilians clip error-prone Bees’ wings in tie

Small mistakes cost the EC Bees one of their easiest games to earn a spot in the Nedbank Cup quarterfinal when they lost 2-1...

Signs there for Warriors blockbuster

Two  wins from their final matches could see the Warriors make history with a first-ever Sunfoil Series title. A potentially season-defining match is on the...

Kagiso Rabada to appeal ban

The Kagiso Rabada saga is set to drag on following the fast bowler’s decision to appeal his two-Test ban. But whether he will be able...

We gave Sundowns too much respect‚ says Bees coach

EC Bees coach Vuyisile Njedu says the valuable experience of playing in the Nedbank Cup will come in handy for the Eastern Cape minnows...

Bucks will go full-tilt to avoid the quicksand

Mthatha Bucks will be looking to break a series of draws coupled with some losses when they take on Uthongathi at the Mthatha Stadium...

Warriors can sense they’re close to clinching big prize

The top-of-the-table Warriors will be gunning to continue their superb Sunfoil Series form at Buffalo Park this week when they take on the Knights...

Bold plan for Tete home bout Zoom

The WBO crown he holds is the second major world title for him having previously held the IBF junior-bantamweight belt which he also never...

Fiery buzzing Bees sting Downs but lose the fight

Mamelodi Sundowns are through to the quarterfinal stage of the Nedbank Cup after a hard fought 2-1 win over EC Bees at Loftus last...

Ace Ncobo escalates war of words with Safa

Former top referee Andile ‘Ace’ Ncobo has called on Fifa to place the South African Football Association (Safa) under administration for allegedly grossly violating...

Police club fires salvo at outgoing president at indaba

East London Police Rugby Club has turned a new leaf after members elected a new executive following an unpleasant period with outgoing president Hansie...

Blues sneak a vital win over CPUT after confusing end

Confusion reigned during last night’s Varsity Shield match between the University of Fort Hare Blues and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) at...

Border blow that cloud of gloom away with Challenge victory

The Border semi-professional cricket team broke a six-game win-less run on Sunday when they claimed a superb four-wicket win in their Provincial One-Day Challenge...

Bees head into testing challenge

EC Bees may be campaigning two rungs below Mamelodi Sundowns but that has not eased the burden of carrying the Eastern Cape’s hopes going...

Bees to go for Downs’ jugular

EC BEES coach Chippa Njedu says they have nothing to lose in their Nedbank Cup clash against Mamelodi Sundowns at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in...

Bees brace for challenge from Downs

EC Bees goalkeeper Camagu Kanana says even though they have a mammoth task ahead as they prepare to take on Mamelodi Sundowns tomorrow they...

Twitter greets news of Rob Marawa’s return to radio with delight

Football fans around the country have reacted with overwhelming excitement to the news that popular sportscaster Robert Marawa is returning to the airwaves to...

Baptism of fire for the new man in Chippa’s dugout

Serbian coach Vladislav Heric, who has been reunited with his former team Chippa United, will take up his first task today when his side...

Jobodwana plans to see his newborn after going like the wind,...

South African sprinter Anaso Jobodwana is unlikely to see his newborn son‚ Zolani-Parker Dwaine Jobodwana‚ until after the Commonwealth Games in Australia next month. Zolani...

Rabada’s mean machine: It was a display of sheer delight when...

Fired-up Kagiso Rabada rocked the Australians with five wickets as SA completed day one of the second cricket Test in the ascendancy at St...

‘Jaguar’ to use predatory instincts

EC Bees veteran Bongani “Jaguar” Chikila says with the experience he’s got, he’ll take it upon himself to lead their young players when they...

Mystery over Tete bout plan

The Zolani Tete camp has dismissed rumours that his decision to prepare for his next month’s crucial world title fight at home was due...

Sparks fly as dismissed Sascoc CEO Reddy makes his submission

Dismissed Sascoc CEO Tubby Reddy acted in a way that was “tantamount to fraud”‚ a member of the ministerial committee of inquiry into SA...

Sisters to do it for themselves in cash stakes

East London’s professional golfing sisters Yolanda and Siviwe Duma will be in fierce action over the next few days, as the 2018 Investec SA...

Bees will not be overawed by mighty Downs

EC Bees captain George Gawe says no matter what happens during their Nedbank Cup clash against Mamelodi Sundowns, spectators will be treated to 90...