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Kaizer Chiefs begin new season on a clean slate
With some of their rivals collecting maximum points on the opening day of the 2019/20 Premier Soccer League (PSL), attention shifts to Kaizer Chiefs, who kick off their campaign on Sunday. South Africa’s most supported club are in Thembisa, where they will be squaring off against Highlands Park at... Read more
South Africa: Latest sports news and fixtures, Sunday 4 August
It’s another packed day of sports action. We take a look at what you can expect across sporting codes on Sunday, 4 August. Latest sports news and fixtures today, Sunday 4 August PSL fixtures today Highlands Park vs Kaizer Chiefs at Makhulong Stadium. Kick off at 15:00 The opening... Read more
Skippers Du Plessis and Van Niekerk take top CSA awards honours
Faf du Plessis and Dane van Niekerk were recognised in the company of the country’s cricketing elite when they were named South African Cricketer of the Year in their respective categories at a glittering Cricket South Africa (CSA) awards function in Pretoria on Saturday evening. It was a first... Read more
On this day in South African sports history – 3 August
The third day of August is infamous as the date when hostilities kicked off in the First World War but on this day we celebrate the birth of a former Springbok captain. On this day in 1966, the South African government banned the music of the Beatles On this... Read more
Ntseki appointed interim Bafana Bafana coach
The SA Football Association (Safa) have appointed Molefi Ntseki as the interim coach of South Africa’s Men’s National football team(Bafana Bafana). Stuart Baxter announced his resignation as head coach of Bafana Bafana on Friday, and Safa moved swiftly to appoint someone in the vacant position – albeit temporarily.  Safa... Read more
Orlando Pirates kick things off on a winning note
Orlando Pirates are in a desperate search for silverware, and their fresh pursuit kicked off with a 3-1 victory against the cash-strapped Bloemfontein Celtic, coached by an ex-Buccaneer in former Lesotho national captain Lehlohonolo Seema. The Soweto giants displayed terrific form in glimpses in their previous campaign, but could... Read more
Schoenmaker claims double gold in Tokyo World Cup meeting
South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker claimed her second gold medal on day two of the Swimming World Cup in Tokyo on Saturday. Schoenmaker’s time of 1:06.54 in the 100m breaststroke final secured her the top spot on the medal podium ahead of Japan’s Miho Teramura and Reona Aoki in 1:06.77... Read more
No place for one-trick ponies at Mamelodi Sundowns
When Mamelodi Sundowns brushed rivals Supersport United aside in the Tshwane Derby on Sunday, a couple of players – picked out of position – proved to be decisive for Pitso Mosimane. The defending champions kicked off their bid for a third consecutive league title with a 2-0 victory over... Read more
Golden Arrows vs Maritzburg United: Prediction, scores, kick-off time and head-to-head
It’s a battle of contrasts when Golden Arrows meet KwaZulu-Natal rivals Maritzburg United at Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium in Clermont on Sunday. Abafana Bes’thende finished in tenth spot last season with eight wins from their 30 matches. Maritzburg barely survived. They scraped to a 15th place finish in the... Read more
Black Leopards vs Polokwane City: Prediction, scores, kick-off time and head-to-head
A win over Cape Town City FC on the final day of the season helped Black Leopards avoid relegation last time out. There have been a few changes since then, with  French tactician Lionel Soccoia replacing Dyan Kerr in the coaching hot seat. Leopards midfielder Karabo Tshepe has enjoyed... Read more