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 mental conditioning, has been brought in to lift the preparations of the Nelson Mandela University outfit to the highest level. He will be hoping to see the fruits of his efforts when Madibaz open their campaign at the Madibaz Stadium in Port Elizabeth against University of... Read more »
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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 »
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 »