Three of South Africa’s Rio Olympians were in action at the weekend’s ITU Abu Dhabi World Triathlon… resulting in two top 10 and one top 20 finishes… and one unexpected night in hospital. Two-time Olympian Richard Murray ended fifth in the elite men’s race. Rio bronze medallist Henri Schoeman took 10th spot before collapsing, was then whisked off to the… Read more →
Louis Oosthuizen Junior Academy prodigy Christo Lamprecht produced a career-defining performance at Humewood Golf Club on Friday to become the youngest Sanlam South African Amateur champion in the 110-year history of this premier international championship.
CRAIG LEWIS looks at five things that would be good to see emerge from this Super Rugby season. Local scrumhalf to dominate proceedings The untimely passing of Joost van der Westhuizen and the recent retirement of Fourie du Preez have served as poignant reminder of past players who have dominated the world game in the Bok No 9 jersey. However, in… Read more →
Muhammed Mayet hit a 92-ball ton to set up a 39-run win for the SA U19s in their Youth Triangular Series fixture against Sri Lanka at Boland Park on Saturday.
Soren Kjeldsen & Thorbjorn Olesen made history on Sunday as the first Danish winners of the World Cup of Golf after they triumphed by four strokes at The Heath Golf Club.
Eleven months ago, South Africa’s Jean Hugo, Ulrich van den Bergh and Justin Walters survived the weeklong pressure-packed and mind-draining examination of the Final Stage Qualifier to book their cards for the 2016 European Tour. They thought the world was their oyster, but life in the paid ranks is tough. So, while Walters is inching ever closer to the leaders… Read more →
Brazil are the inaugural winners of the BRICS u17 Football Tournament after they defeated the South African Boy’s Under-17 side 5-1 in the final at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa, India.
South African women’s golf received a welcome boost with the return of the prestigious South African Women’s Masters to the 2017 Sunshine Ladies Tour schedule after an absence of eight years.
Ruan Combrinck, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Eben Etzebeth, Jaco Kriel and Warren Whiteley have been named as the nominees for SA Rugby Player of the Year.