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FA Cup blockbuster

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 April 2018  -  40 Views  -  0 Comments
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino does not believe playing at Wembley will give his side an advantage in Saturday's blockbuster FA Cup semifinal against Manchester United.Spurs, playing at Wembley this season while their new stadium is being built, will be on familiar turf, although using the... Read Article

Running is in my veins

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 April 2018  -  44 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein - Passionate Abraham Ndlebe (54) from  Ndlebe residing at Phase 4, location in Mangaung, Bloemfontein, loves running regardless of his age of above 50. The talented athlete started running at the age of (34) at Ladybrand in the Free State, at that time he ran the half-marathon 21,5... Read Article

Gayle blows away Sunrisers

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 April 2018  -  45 Views  -  0 Comments
Chris Gayle continued his stellar form with a brutal century to lead the Kings XI Punjab to a daunting total of 193-3 and victory by 15 runs after choosing to bat first in their Indian Premier League match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday evening.Gayle’s remarkable resurgence continued with... Read Article

Do or die for Stars

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 April 2018  -  42 Views  -  0 Comments
While Steve Komphela will be looking to succeed in his final attempt for silverware at Kaiser Chiefs, Luc Eymael on the other hand will be keen to continue his positive run at Free State Stars when the two sides face off in the Nedbank Cup semi-final on Saturday. Both coaches and their respective... Read Article

Stars seek revenge in FS derby

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 April 2018  -  112 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Stars and Bloemfontein Celtic are looking get their campaigns back on a winning track when they face off in an anticipated Free State derby to be played in Bethlehem on Saturday.Celtic will pay their neighbours a visit in search of maximum points as they seek not only to continue their... Read Article

SASAPD athlete annual event

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 April 2018  -  110 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN-For the third time the City of Roses hosted the South African Sports Association for Physically Disabled and Visually Impaired (SASAPD) which saw more than 800 athletes from nine provinces of the country descending for this annual event. Executive sports convener Ernesta Strydom told... Read Article

New coaches for Nedbank Ke Yona

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 April 2018  -  52 Views  -  0 Comments
For the third time the City of Roses hosted the South African Sports Association for Physically Disabled and Visually Impaired (SASAPD) which saw more than 800 athletes from nine provinces descending for this annual event.Executive sports convener Ernesta Strydom told Dumelang News that the... Read Article

Snake threat drive Super kings away

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 April 2018  -  52 Views  -  0 Comments
Protest-hit Chennai Super Kings were on Thursday ordered to play all their remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) home games 1 200 kilometres away in Pune after players had shoes thrown at them and were threatened with snakes being unleashed into their stadium. Demonstrations marred Chennai's... Read Article

SA bags first gold medal

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  197 Views  -  0 Comments
South Africa’s Henri Schoeman upstaged triathlon’s all-conquering Brownlees with Commonwealth Games gold as the English brothers were left trailing yesterday (Thursday).Schoeman, third behind Alistair and Jonny Brownlee at the 2016 Olympics, seized control on the running leg to win it in 52min... Read Article

A Master returns...

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  139 Views  -  0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus believes Rory McIlroy is the man to beat in the Masters as he seeks to complete the career grand slam with a victory at Augusta National.A resurgent Tiger Woods, 2015 winner Jordan Spieth, US PGA champion Justin Thomas and world number one Dustin Johnson are among the favourites for... Read Article

Las Vegas beckon for boxing’s best

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  162 Views  -  0 Comments
The bright lights of Las Vegas beckon for boxing’s best with SuperSport broadcasting this weekend’s double world championship bill from Sin City.Dangerous Cuban Erislandy Lara, the WBA champion, will be attempting to wrest the IBF belt from unbeaten puncher Jarred Hurd in a rare unification bout... Read Article

Liverpool charged after bottles were thrown…

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  166 Views  -  0 Comments
After their 3 -0 defeat of Manchester City, Uefa opened disciplinary proceedings against Liverpool on Thursday , a day after fans threw bottles at Manchester City's team bus ahead of their Champions League quarterfinal first leg at Anfield.Liverpool have been charged by European soccer's governing... Read Article

Celtic hunt Top-8 spot

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  35 Views  -  0 Comments
The battle for the Top-8 spot in the PSL standing promises fireworks when two mid-table teams clash this weekend at Dr Molemela Stadium.Bloemfontein Celtic and Amazulu are occupying position 9 and 10 respectively on the PSL – Absa Premiership log table and fighting to climb the Top-8 ladder.... Read Article

Rabada bowled out of IPL

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 April 2018  -  61 Views  -  0 Comments
Kagiso Rabada, the world's number one test bowler, will miss the Indian Premier League season due to a back injury, Cricket South Africa said Thursday. He had been contracted to the Delhi Daredevils for the annual Twenty20 league, which begins this weekend. The national cricket body said Rabada had... Read Article

Warner, Smith and Bancroft sent packing

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 29 March 2018  -  150 Views  -  0 Comments
Cricket Australia has said that only three players are responsible for the humiliating ball-tampering scandal – David Warner, Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft. The players have been sent home and replacements for the fourth test in Johannesburg called up immediately. Tim Paine was officially... Read Article

Venues and dates for cup quarterfinals confirmed

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 March 2018  -  163 Views  -  0 Comments
The 2017/18 Nedbank Cup quarterfinal fixture dates, venues and kick-off times have been confirmed by the Premier Soccer League.The fixtures will be played over two days, Saturday March 31 and Sunday April 1. The PSL has also announced that tickets for the quarterfinal fixtures are on sale at... Read Article

Dikgaka to tackle Two Oceans Marathon

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 March 2018  -  178 Views  -  0 Comments
Dikgaka athletes are gearing up for the 49th edition of the Two Oceans Marathon to take place in Cape Town over the Easter Weekend, Saturday March 31 2018. The 56km Ultra and the 21km half annual marathons both start in Newlands and will finish at the University of Cape Town campus. The former... Read Article

St. Andrews commended after T20 title win

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 March 2018  -  176 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Cricket Union (FSCU) CEO Johan van Heerden hailed St. Andrews' performance at the Schools T20 Challenge after recently clinching the title with a win over Hilton in the final. The local school, representing the Knights franchise, walked away with a six-wicket victory in an intriguing... Read Article

Bafana to face hosts in final

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 March 2018  -  133 Views  -  0 Comments
Bafana Bafana head coach, Stuart Baxter massed praise on his team for putting up a valiant effort against Angola after reversing a 1-0 deficit to level matters and win the match 6-5 on penalties to secure a place in the finals of the 4 nations tournament currently taking place in Zambia.“The boys... Read Article
Josh Hazlewood has extended his incredible run of dominance against Hashim Amla, dismissing him for a seventh time in 10 Test innings. PHOTO AFP

Proteas slump after strong start

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 23 March 2018  -  96 Views  -  0 Comments
The Proteas chose to bat first in the 3rd Test, with the hosts making two changes to their starting XI for the duel against the Australians in Cape Town.Paceman Morne Morkel and batsman Temba Bavuma have replaced Lungi Ngidi and Theunis de Bruyn in the South African t eam.Skipper Faf du Plessis’s... Read Article

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