New Madibaz Captain Relishes Varsity Netball Adventure

New SPAR Madibaz captain Mothira Mohammad is relishing the opportunity she has been given of leading the team in the forthcoming Varsity Netball tournament. This year’s edition will be played in Stellenbosch at the Coetzenburg Indoor Centre from August 21 to 30. The 22-year-old Mohammad, who grew up in Humansdorp and still lives there, takes over the leadership role from the long-serving Jeanie Steyn, who is no longer eligible for the competition. She knows there are some t... Read more »
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By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, May 28th, 2021

Kaizer Chiefs Fire Gavin Hunt and Appoint Assistants as Interim Coaches

  In a surprise move, DSTV Premiership side, Kaizer Chiefs have sacked their coach, Gavin Hunt with immediate effect following what may go down in history as one of their worst seasons in history. The shoc... Read more »
By Sizwe Mkhize On Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

Why Bayern Munich Could Dominate European Football

While most fans thought it would be hard to replace Bayern Munich stars, many could refer to it as the end of an era when Arjen Robben and the likes of Ribery left the squad. Fortunately, the future Bayern Muni... Read more »
By Lisa Spruyt On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Yates Adds Fresh Mental Element to Madibaz Rugby

High-performance coach Rob Yates will be aiming to add a fresh mindset to the FNB Madibaz rugby team when they open their Varsity Shield campaign next week. Yates, a top-level consultant who specialises in ment... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Last Chance at Boxing for Johannes Salie

On Friday 11 October, it will either be a last fight for Paarl’s Johannes Salie or he will rise from the ashes like a phoenix. A veteran Salie will be trading leather with a kickboxer turned boxer from Congo ... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Muruti Mthalane Dishes World Class Lesson While Defending World Title

A Japanese Boxing event filled with controversy ended with a South African veteran Moruti Mthalane defending his title. Not only Mthalane was disrespected in the fight but also his country when the Japanese pla... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, March 11th, 2019

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 am... Read more »
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 »