Cricket

Calm Proteas square T20 series in a thriller

AB de Villiers and his troops take advantage of a slice of luck to clinch a brilliant win over England in Taunton.

Sometimes it only takes a slice of luck for a team's fortunes to change.

Calm Proteas square T20 series in a thriller

Calm Proteas square T20 series in a thriller

AB de Villiers and his troops take advantage of a slice of luck to clinch a brilliant win over England in Taunton.

Warren Whiteley: Ellis Park crowd shows Springboks faith is back
Rugby

Warren Whiteley: Ellis Park crowd shows Springboks faith is back

The Springboks skipper can’t wait to deliver in a ‘great atmosphere’ and is also quite keen to combine with his talented loose trio.
Ryan Sandes targets Western States victory
Sport

Ryan Sandes targets Western States victory

He hopes to become the first South African to win the 100-mile race.
Francois Hougaard has ironic role to play at the Springboks
Sport

Francois Hougaard has ironic role to play at the Springboks

Being the only overseas player in the starting line-up would suggest he’s ‘special’ but he’s actually filling Ross Cronje’s boots.
Conor McGregor has painted a creepy mural in his gym
Other sport

Conor McGregor has painted a creepy mural in his gym

The UFC star clearly needs all the help and motivation he can get before his ‘super fight’ against Floyd Mayweather.
Further disruption for Proteas as Domingo urgently flies home
Cricket

Further disruption for Proteas as Domingo urgently flies home

The head coach leaves the team for the ongoing T20 series against England to attend to a family emergency.
Why Jesse Kriel got the Springboks nod ahead of Lionel Mapoe
Rugby

Why Jesse Kriel got the Springboks nod ahead of Lionel Mapoe

It was admittedly a tough decision but Springboks coach Allister Coetzee is honest about his motivation for the move.
Farhaan Behardien: The Proteas’ trip isn’t unraveling
Cricket

Farhaan Behardien: The Proteas’ trip isn’t unraveling

South Africa’s reliable middle order batter insists all is under control but the T20 series against England can already be lost on Friday.
Luvo Manyonga won’t be out of action for very long
Athletics

Luvo Manyonga won’t be out of action for very long

The long jumper sustained an ankle injury last weekend but he’s already prepping fot August’s World Championships.
Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?
Columnists

Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?

Afrikaans has two very easy words for a superior and his subordinate: ’n baas en ’n klaas.
Springboks team: Ruan Dreyer shoots into starting line-up
Rugby

Springboks team: Ruan Dreyer shoots into starting line-up

The tighthead’s inclusion mean the Lions’ representation in the Springboks side now swells to a massive eight players.
Roasted! Bantu Holomisa puzzled by Proteas still picking Parnell
Cricket

Roasted! Bantu Holomisa puzzled by Proteas still picking Parnell

The UDM leader is clearly not convinced that the erratic all-rounder should still be in the national cricket side.

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