Articles containing the tag ‘match
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, September 21st, 2015

The Six Nations Championship has Come a Long Way

The Six Nations Championship started as a competition in 1883 and was originally known as the Home Nations Championship. It was started by the perennial rivals which were originally under one kingdom, the Unite... Read more »
By Brent Robyn Smith On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Sporting Lisbon Advance to Final After Shoot-Out Victory Against Ajax CT

Sporting Lisbon beat Ajax Cape Town 4-2 on penalties, in an entertaining match at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday night. The match ended 2-2 after 90 minutes, which sent the match into a penalty shoot-out to de... Read more »
By Brian Harry On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Chelsea Win League with Three Games to Spare

Chelsea have finally secured a long time coming fifth title with three games remaining as Eden Hazard’s Goal made sure they pulled away with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Coming in... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Devastating Devilliers Wallops Windies

The captain of the South African cricket team, AB Devilliers, refused to accept praise for leading his team to the second biggest win in a World Cup on Friday as the Proteas demolished the West Indies in Sydney... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Proteas ‘Lick Wounds’ After 130 Run Defeat by India

South Africa’s Proteas collapsed completely in their second match at the on-going ICC Cricket World Cup in New Zealand to register one of their most shocking losses on Sunday when they played to India by ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

AFCON 2015: Burkina Faso Lose to Gabon

Gabon beat Burkina Faso by two goals to nil in the second match of the 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which was played at Bata Stadium in Equatorial Guinea on Saturday. Gabon have their goal... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Bafana Bafana Force Cameroon Into a Draw

The South African national soccer team, Bafana Bafana, produced a scintillating performance to draw against a very physical Cameroonian national team, fondly termed the Indomitable Lions by it legion of fans in... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Bafana Bafana Qualify for AFCON Finals after Beating Sudan 2-1

It must have been parties galore on Saturday in Durban following South Africa’s national soccer team, Bafana Bafana’s qualification to the AFCON finals which will be hosted by Equatorial Guinea from... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Bafana Bafana Draw as Nigeria Crush Sudan

South Africa’s national soccer team, Bafana Bafana, blew their chances of guaranteeing a place for themselves in the Afcon Soccer finals in Morocco in 2015 when they allowed themselves to be held to a goa... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Bafana Win in Congo Brazaville, Sudan Stun Nigeria

Bafana Bafana have kept a clean sheet since they began the African Safari under the tutelage of new mentor Ephraim Shakes Mashaba. On Saturday, they crushed Congo Brazaville. As things stood even up to the end ... Read more »