Rory Kleinveldt will come home from his England season with at least one countrywide honour: the T20 Blast winners’ medal.
Springbok prop Julian Redelinghuys will be sidelined for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury.
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Hendrick Ekstein says Amakhosi are ready and well prepared for their opening clash against Bidvest Wits on Tuesday.
Dane van Niekerk’s run in the Kia Super League T20 ended when the Loughborough Lightning were beaten by Western Storm in the playoff.
Dylan Frittelli sealed a dramatic second career European Challenge Tour victory with a six under par final round of 66 that took him to 20 under par and two clear of his nearest rivals at the Rolex Trophy on Saturday.
Lydia Ko made a charge with three birdies in the last five holes, but Inbee Park was unstoppable and took gold with a 66 on Saturday at the Women’s Olympic Golf Tournament. Bronze went to China’s Shanshan Feng, who was 10 under par.
South Africa A have ended their winless run in the Quadrangular One-Day Series with an eight-wicket win over Australia A.
Warren Whiteley scored a late try to help the Springboks clinch a 30-23 win against Argentina on Saturday, reports JON CARDINELLI at the Mbombela Stadium.
Allister Coetzee believes the Springboks have much to rectify in the buildup to their next match against Argentina in Salta, reports JON CARDINELLI in Nelspruit.
The Springboks’ ability to up the intensity and improve their execution during the latter stages of Saturday’s Test against Argentina enabled them to salvage a fortuitous 30-23 win, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Nelspruit.