12.7.2020 01:05 pm
Kamaru Usman put on a ‘Fight Island’ masterclass Sunday to retain his Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight world title by grinding down a brave Jorge Masvidal in Abu Dhabi.
"I'm at the top of the mountain and everyone's looking at me," declared the 33-year-old Usman after scoring a unanimous points decision 50-45, 50-45 and 49-46 on the three judges' cards.
South Africa beat Jamaica 55-52 in their women’s Netball World Cup match in Liverpool on Sunday.
Taking the early lead, the SA team’s speed on court left Fiji stranded in their attempt to stay in the match.
The Austrian had two match points but choked as Djokovic went to 5-5.
‘I’m so happy to have won the world title, especially against tough competition in a close heat.’
Gerhard de Beer was recently picked to play for Buffalo Bills, New York’s NFL side.
Basson powered well clear at the finish at the Moses Mabhida stadium, ahead of Jason Oosthuisen (Barzani) and BCX’s multiple Tour Durban champion Nolan Hoffman.
The popular mass ride was scheduled to take place on Sunday morning at St Michael’s Beach on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast.
Durbanite surfski stalwart Barry Lewin won the single ski, while Cape West Coast paddler Bianca Beavitt took the women’s singles title.
Japanese sumo officials opted Saturday to postpone a decision on overturning the ancient sport’s “men-only” policy following allegations of deep-rooted sexism.
Gary Beneke won it in an exciting finish ahead of Douglas Ryder and Leon Olivier while Paula Cound led the ladies home in 1993.
Duncan’s late call-up to the race comes at the expense of his grandson who is unable to ride the sani2c this year due to exams.
Hendricks blasted to the line in the colours of RoadCover to take the 2017 title.
The 2018 SA National Aquatic Championships and Youth Olympics Trials got off to a flying start.