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.

Siya Kolisi has made an impassioned plea with some of his countrymen to keep playing in South Africa.

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

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.

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.
IAAF veto Athletics SA on Victor Hogan
Sport

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

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.
Myles Brown finally makes SA’s mark in Budapest
Other sport

Myles Brown finally makes SA’s mark in Budapest

The 25-year-old is the first local swimmer to make it past the heats of this year’s World Aquatics Championship.
Ray of light for snubbed SA athletes
Athletics

Ray of light for snubbed SA athletes

ASA president Aleck Skhosana tries to limit the fallout from a controversial national team by saying changes are still possible.
WATCH: Whiteley the latest to belt six sixes in an over
Cricket

WATCH: Whiteley the latest to belt six sixes in an over

The 28-year-old stalwart for English county Worcestershire says he decided ‘the time was right’ to just smash everything out of the park.
Red-hot Branden Grace blows colder at The Open
Golf

Red-hot Branden Grace blows colder at The Open

The record breaking South African only shoots a 70 in the final round but still finishes a creditable sixth.
Super Rugby: Ellis Park ref faces storm of criticism
Rugby

Super Rugby: Ellis Park ref faces storm of criticism

Sharks coach Robert du Preez took a dim if subtle view of Marius van der Westhuizen’s whistling and the Lions’ Johan Ackermann sympathises.
Germans fluff their lines and miss out on Hockey double
Other sport

Germans fluff their lines and miss out on Hockey double

While the men were comprehensively outplayed by a rampant Belgium, the women suffer an agonising shootout loss.
Tough first day in the pool for South Africa
Other sport

Tough first day in the pool for South Africa

None of the local youth brigade make much of an impact at the World Aquatics Championships but the big guns begin their campaign on Tuesday.
WATCH: Sharks coach Robert du Preez very grumpy … again
Rugby

WATCH: Sharks coach Robert du Preez very grumpy … again

Earlier this year, he was also very unhappy with some decisions against his team at Ellis Park. It was the same case again on Saturday.

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