Rugby

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

The former Springboks flyhalf believes Johannesburg’s Pride will pay a price for not playing New Zealand sides to date in 2017.

Fear the New Zealand factor, Lions.

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

The former Springboks flyhalf believes Johannesburg’s Pride will pay a price for not playing New Zealand sides to date in 2017.

Ben Stokes has ‘no grudges’ with Kagiso Rabada
Cricket

Ben Stokes has ‘no grudges’ with Kagiso Rabada

The Proteas quick was suspended for the previous Test because he swore at the England all-rounder, who believes Rabada is merely passionate.
Hashim Amla: The past can become a distraction
Sport

Hashim Amla: The past can become a distraction

The Proteas’ bearded star returns to The Oval, where he scored a record 311 in his previous visit. But that’s not on his mind this time.
Cameron van der Burgh shatters own national record
Sport

Cameron van der Burgh shatters own national record

It falls to old guard to ensure South Africa start making an impact at the World Aquatics Champs as Chad le Clos also soars.
Still time for the Lions to get Bosch on board
Columnists

Still time for the Lions to get Bosch on board

There had been one of those long quizzical looks that signify that Dave the Silent was running his own internal computer programme as the ebb and flow of the aftermath surged through the gathering, the great escape at Ellis Park still fresh in their minds.
Quota invitations fuel ASA selection drama even more
Athletics

Quota invitations fuel ASA selection drama even more

Three snubbed athletes crack the nod because the IAAF needs them but 14 appeals are rejected as ASA continue to cop flak for inconsistency.
WATCH: Ouch! Catcher needs staples after broken bat cuts him
Other sport

WATCH: Ouch! Catcher needs staples after broken bat cuts him

Wilson Ramos, the Tampa Bay stalwart, provides a timely reminder of how freakishly dangerous Baseball can be.
Super Rugby: Elton Jantjies knows he must do better
Rugby

Super Rugby: Elton Jantjies knows he must do better

The Lions didn’t choose the best occasion to experience an off-day but team management aren’t crucifying him for one performance.
IAAF veto Athletics SA on Victor Hogan
Athletics

IAAF veto Athletics SA on Victor Hogan

The discus thrower’s initial inclusion and then omission is just another example of ASA’s poor team selection for the World Champs.
Eager and energetic Kagiso Rabada has ‘learnt his lesson’
Cricket

Eager and energetic Kagiso Rabada has ‘learnt his lesson’

The gifted Proteas quick is back from suspension and will certainly elevate an attack that was already superb in the previous England Test.
Three Proteas crack nod in Women’s World Cup’s best team
Cricket

Three Proteas crack nod in Women’s World Cup’s best team

South Africa’s excellent campaign in England sees Dane van Niekerk, Marizanne Kapp and Laura Wolvaardt rewarded for their efforts.
Super Rugby: Please stay in South Africa, begs Siya Kolisi
Rugby

Super Rugby: Please stay in South Africa, begs Siya Kolisi

The Stormers skipper and Springboks star believes the new wave of optimism in local rugby should make players think twice of leaving.

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