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Lunga Sitemela has guns blazing for a title fight

Phillipi East’s son Lunga Sitemela had a public workout on Saturday in Phillipi Plaza near Crossroads. This was an unprecedented attempt to woo supporters back into the sport of Boxing. The crowds were amazed by the humility and the hard work that the Boxer dubbed “Pressure Cooker” displayed. He will be challenging for the vacant ABU South Junior Lightweight title against Wilson Masamba of Malawi. Lunga Sitemela in just 11 fights is the former ABU South Ligh... Read more »
by Sinethemba Mandyoli | Published 1 month ago

By Nelly Mkhize On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

6 Tips for Pursuing a Career in Sports

The sports industry is one of the biggest industries out there presently. It could be for a number of reasons such as the entertainment it brings or because it can serve as a great leisure activity. With that b... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Battle Ready for Mbangatha, Radley and Mayala

Boxing returns to the mother city on the 22 February at the Wynberg Military Base with an event dubbed simply “Battle Ready”. Local favorite Thembani “Baby Jake” Mbangatha who defends his WBF Africa Str... Read more »
By Elzaan van Eeden On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Swartbooi wants to continue UJ rugby legacy

Dewey Swartbooi is ready to continue a strong rugby legacy at the University of Johannesburg after being appointed as the Varsity Cup team’s head coach for 2019. The former Boland and Bulls centre takes over ... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Helebe is Back

The 2019 Friday Fight Night Season kicks off at the iconic Castle of Good Hope on the 25th of January in Cape Town. The event follows on from the tournament staged at the same venue in December, where Emile Kal... Read more »
By Elzaan van Eeden On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Madibaz Cricketers Want to Show Their Potential

The Madibaz cricket teams are determined to make an impact when they compete in the University Sport South Africa tournament in the Western Cape next week. The annual competition takes place in Stellenbosch fro... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Azinga Fuzile Shuts Malcom Klassen in Four Rounds

In what was one of the most anticipated Sunday evenings in East London, Azinga ‘Goldenboy” Fuzile smashed Malcom Klassen in four rounds. Stone, as Klassen is known, gave his back to his opponent in ... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, September 10th, 2018

Gugs gang due for an international career launch

Toto Helebe will now focus all his attention to international competition. This was cleared when he shockingly vacated his Bantam weight national title without throwing a single punch. Toto announced that he is... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Tete in Line for His Second WBO Title Defence

On 21 April at around 08h30 pm in South Africa — This will be the second time that Zolani Tete puts his WBO Bantamweight title on the line. He will be trading leather with the veteran Argentinian Omar Andre... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Toto Helebe Retains His South African Title

In a one sided contest that was characterised by excessive holding from the challenger, Toto Helebe retained his title by Unanimous decision against Mbuelo Dyani. The fully packed East London crowd showed their... Read more »