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Otis rings in changes

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 November 2017  -  60 Views  -  0 Comments
Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Thursday announced the appointment of Standard Bank Proteas national coach Ottis Gibson’s support staff which includes the key one of current Warriors coach Malibongwe Maketa as Assistant Coach. Other senior appointments are former Proteas Dale Benkenstein who takes up... Read Article

Tough game awaits Celtic

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 November 2017  -  53 Views  -  0 Comments
"We are well on track for this game, we have a respect for our opponents” - CoachThe second of the Telkom Knockout semi-finals takes place on Sunday and Polokwane City have home advantage for their clash with Bloemfontein Celtic at Old Peter Mokaba Stadium for a place in the final, where they could... Read Article
Khethelo Zungu and Njabulo Ndlovu in last year's tournament at the finals. PHOTO dumelnangmedia

Registration opens for the 2018 Danone Nations Cup

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 November 2017  -  38 Views  -  0 Comments
Njabulo Ndlovu celebrating one of his goals. Celebrations after goal.  Registration for the 2018 edition of the largest soccer tournament in the world for kids between 10 and 12 years is open.  Schools across the country are invited to become part of the Danone Nations Cup.  South Africa has been... Read Article

SA red carded in rugby bid

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 November 2017  -  28 Views  -  0 Comments
France have been named host of Rugby World Cup 2023 despite finishing second to South Africa in a technical review.South Africa had been recommended by World Rugby’s Board but the Council members voted for France in what many claim is unprecedentedCabinet on Thursday congratulated France on being... Read Article

Celtic MDC side on a mission

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017  -  65 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic reserve side playing in the Multichoice Diski Challenge is eager to keeping the positive momentum they are enduring currently and finishing strongly in this year's campaign. This is according to captain, Shadrack Kobedi, who commended the team for the stellar performance they... Read Article
Baxter happy with his backline, midfield and the potential upfront.

Mane poses threat for Bafana

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017  -  142 Views  -  0 Comments
Bafana Bafana midfielder Dean Furman is confident South Africa will rise to the occasion and make the nation proud when they meet the Teranga Lions of Senegal on Friday at Peter Mokaba Stadium in a do or die 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier.The match kicks off at 19h00 and tickets are still selling at... Read Article

FS Stars coach bites his tongue….

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017  -  85 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Stars coach, Luc Eymael, said he prefers not to talk openly about the PSL’s match officials for fear of punishment, but feels his club are not given the respect they deserve.The Balgian was left fuming after goalkeeper, Bandra Sangare, was bundled to the ground moments before Cape Town... Read Article

Van Niekerk among top three IAAF Award finalists

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017  -  58 Views  -  0 Comments
Wayde van Niekerk is in line for another prestigious accolade, it was revealed on Monday, after the 400m world champion was shortlisted as a finalist for the 2017 IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards to be held later this month.After defending his global 400m title at the IAAF World Championships... Read Article

Springboks ready to adapt

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017  -  84 Views  -  0 Comments
Inside centre Damian de Allende, as well as, Props Tendai Mtawarira and Coenie Oosthuizen all return to the Springbok squad to face Ireland on Saturday.The match is the Boks' first of four Tour Tests that also include internationals against France, Italy and Wales.Springbok coach Allister Coetzee... Read Article

Celtic will have to shine against Stars

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 03 November 2017  -  2,826 Views  -  0 Comments
The TKO quarter-final weekend will kick-off on Saturday afternoon in Phokeng where Platinum Stars will entertain Bloemfontein Celtic at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium. Kick-off is at 15h30.On Saturday night, Bidvest Wits will host Baroka FC at the Bidvest Stadium while Orlando Pirates entertain... Read Article

Final match for Cheetahs duo

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  63 Views  -  0 Comments
Speedsters, Raymond Rhule and Sergeal Petersen will be involved in their last match for the Toyota Cheetahs this weekend before heading to Cape Town to join the Western Province and Stormers. The two, who have been included in the Cheetahs touring squad, will link up with their new franchise as... Read Article

Chiefs left winger back for Bafana

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  72 Views  -  0 Comments
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has brought back Kaizer Chiefs experienced left-winger Sphiwe Tshabalala to the 25-man national team squad.Baxter’s boys are set to lock horns against Senegal in a first leg match 2018 World Cupqualifiers at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on the 10th of November.The... Read Article
De Kock and de Villiers lay foundation

Proteas in full ‘bloem’

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  117 Views  -  0 Comments
South African cricket team recorded a 20-run win vs Bangladesh national cricket team in the first T20I at Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein on ThursdayEariler, Opener Quinton de Kock’s 59 and AB de Villiers 49 guided South Africa to 195/4 against Bangladesh after stand-in captain JP Duminy won the toss... Read Article

Referee Ian McLeod is no more...

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  78 Views  -  0 Comments
 Renowned  and respected former referee Ian McLeod has sadly passed away last night, SAFA has confirmed. McLeod was admitted to hospital last week. He was the first South African referee to handle a FIFA World Cup match in 1998. SAFA communications manager Dominic Chimhavi said McLeod was admitted... Read Article

2017 Nedbank Ke Yona captain signs with Cape Town City

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  71 Views  -  0 Comments
The 2017 Ke Yona Team captain Kamogelo Mogotlane has realized his dream of playing professional football after being signed by one of the PSL’s most talked about teams, Cape Town City.Mogotlane was the first member of the 18-man Ke Yona squad to begin his month-long trial with a Premier Soccer... Read Article

Celtic hungry for top 8 spot

Article  -  Posted on Wednesday, 01 November 2017  -  30 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic are out to fight for a spot in the Last Eight of the Telkom Knockout Cup when they meet SuperSport United on Saturday afternoon at the Dr Molemela Stadium in Bloemfontein.Kick-off is at 6pmSiwelele last clinched the TKO trophy in 2012 when they beat Mamelodi Sundowns in the... Read Article

Amla rested for first ODI

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 26 October 2017  -  86 Views  -  0 Comments
Aiden Markram looks set to make his one-day international debut in the third and final match between South Africa and Bangladesh at Buffalo Park on Sunday.Cricket South Africa announced on Thursday that Markram had been called up to join the squad in place of Hashim Amla, who has been rested after... Read Article

Soccer boss in rape allegations

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 26 October 2017  -  94 Views  -  0 Comments
Former ANC MP and singer Jennifer Ferguson has accused South African Football  Association (SAFA) President Danny Jordaan of raping her 24 years ago.Ferguson, communicating via her Facebook feed on Tuesday, apologised for not being able to report the rape earlier, adding that she was probably not... Read Article

Chiefs will start as favourites against Pirates

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 26 October 2017  -  109 Views  -  0 Comments
Saturday sees one of the world’s biggest football rivalries as Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates do battle in the Soweto derby at FNB stadium.It’s this season’s first derby and fans from both side will be waiting in anticipation as a chance to brag and rub the old enemy’s faces in it will be on the... Read Article

Celtic expect tough battle against Chiefs

Article  -  Posted on Tuesday, 10 October 2017  -  159 Views  -  0 Comments
John Maduka says Bloemfontein Celtic are expecting a tough battle against Kaizer Chiefs as both sides come to the match with various agendas, but they are focusing more on what they should do right, and nothing else. The sides face off in the Macufe Cup, the annual friendly, which concludes the... Read Article