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Celtic close 2017 with a point

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 December 2017  -  322 Views  -  0 Comments
As the ABSA PSL takes a break for the holidays, Bloemfontein Celtic and SuperSport United played to a 1-1 draw in the final Premiership match of 2017, played at the Dr Molemela Stadium on Wednesday evening. The draw saw the home team move to 6 position on the PSL log with 20 points following 14... Read Article

Arsenal and Liverpool gunning for 3 points

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 December 2017  -  275 Views  -  0 Comments
Arsenal host Liverpool in the English Premier League on Friday. Both Arsenal and Liverpool have endured somewhat mixed results in recent weeks, drawing games against Everton and West Ham respectively.  Liverpool currently sit fourth in the table, one place and one point above the Gunners who will... Read Article

Smith leads Aussies back into 3rd test

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  212 Views  -  0 Comments
England failed to cash in on centuries from Jonny Bairstow and Dawid Malan as familiar problems persisted on a fluctuating second day in the third Ashes Test.Joe Root called for "special" contributions and a sustained overall performance as England's campaign approaches a tipping point in Perth,... Read Article

Juice is the secret weapon at the back

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  244 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Bloemfontein Celtic Ladies tough as a teak defender Bambanani “Juice” Mbane scooped two awards after the final match of the Sasol League National Championships played at Kabokweni Stadium in Nelspruit last Saturday. Juice was solid as a rock at the heart of defence as Celtic Ladies... Read Article

Celtic aim for strong finish

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  210 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic will face the Pretoria giants before the league action pauses for the Christmas break, and nothing will delight the green and white outfit more than finishing the year with a bang. Phunya Sele Sele begins with Mamelodi Sundowns this Saturday in Pretoria before hosting Supersport... Read Article

Celtic coach is out of SA

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  148 Views  -  0 Comments
According to Bloemfontein Celtic’s website Serbian mentor Veselin Jelušic won’t be on the bench when his charges play a crucial game against Mamelodi Sundowns this Saturday (16th December 2017). The much talked about tactician jetted out to his native country to renew his Uefa A coaching licence. “... Read Article

Youth must be involved in sports to escape crime

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  141 Views  -  0 Comments
If we give them good orientation, they won't get lost. Constable Mojalefa Chabalala, the provincial youth coordinator in the South African Police Services told Dumelang News in an exclusive interview. He said this during the Sports Against Crime tournament organised for fourteen soccer teams in... Read Article

Senatla appreciates 200th try

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  127 Views  -  0 Comments
Despite losing to eventual cup winners, New Zealand, in the semi-final of the Cape Town leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series last week, the South Africans had something to celebrate in Seabelo Senatla's milestone.  Playing in his 35th Sevens tournament, the 24-year-old Senatla gave the hosts... Read Article

Stars aim to end year on high

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  121 Views  -  0 Comments
Luc Eymael's men moved into the top eight following a shock 1-0 win over Matsatsantsa at Goble Park on Wednesday night Free State Stars returned to winning ways, thanks to Siphelele Mthembu's first half strike which was enough to see off SuperSport United in Bethlehem.  “Our win against Supersport... Read Article

FS Stars sink Sea Robbers

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017  -  237 Views  -  0 Comments
Orlando Pirates suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Ea Lla Koto at Goble Park Stadium in Bethlehem that saw the home side move into third place on the standings, while the Soweto giants dropped to fifth. Despite boasting a host of goal scoring opportunities, the Sea Robbers conceded first when... Read Article

Letsoalo brace secures impressive win

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 11 December 2017  -  261 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic broke the trend when they clinched a convincing  win in the Absa Premiership’s featured derby after they routed Free State Stars 3-0 at the Dr Molemela Stadium in Bloemfontein on Sunday. A brace from Victor Letsoalo was the highlight of an impressive Phunya Sele Sele performance... Read Article

Knights have it all to do

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  299 Views  -  0 Comments
VKB Knights know only two wins will suffice when they take on the Hollywoodbets Dolphins first and then the bizhub Highveld Lions in the Ram Slam T20 Challenge this weekend. The Central franchise were beaten by the WSB Cape Cobras in a big result on Wednesday night and are now left in a sticky... Read Article

Bloemfontein Chess team to participate nationally

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  252 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - It was a proud moment for pupils from Matla Primary School when their chess team was chosen to participate nationally because of their good performance in chess. The school’s chess team will be going to represent the Motheo region and Free State at the National Junior Chess... Read Article

Stars have history on their side in Derby

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  219 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Stars will travel to Bloemfontein on Sunday with the hopes to keep their record over Sewelele in a good shape. Heading into this  fixture, it will be  men in red and white that hold  boasting rights  over their provincial rivals, as both teams gear up for this Absa Premiership clash at... Read Article

Liverpool’s Coutinho refuses to rule out move

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  327 Views  -  0 Comments
Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho has refused to commit his future to the Premier League club, saying he does not know whether he will be the subject of a transfer bid in January. Barcelona made repeated efforts during the summer window to land the Brazil international but were rebuffed each... Read Article
From left to right: Itumeleng Dipitsi, Ntombi Xhuma, Abe Nkomo, Nthabiseng Tinte and Nkhetheni Masupa. PHOTO dumelangmedia

Dikgaka wraps up year with Road Race

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  184 Views  -  0 Comments
The Dikgaka Athletics Club has added the Tough One Road Race on the list of the races they participated in this year, as the club continues to reach for greater heights and make their mark across the nation. The athletes, running under the umbrella of Goldfields Tvet College in Welkom, recently... Read Article

Red Devils peppered to down Blues

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 08 December 2017  -  169 Views  -  0 Comments
Manchester United  play host to neighbours Manchester City this weekend off the back of victories over Arsenal and CSKA Moscow. And they need to maintain that form if they’re to have any chance of overhauling Pep Guardiola’s Premier League table-toppers. City, on the other hand, can extend their... Read Article
Lehlohonolo Mtshali,Bernard Morrison and Nkosinathi Mthiyane. PHOTO Supplied

Vodacom’s #ShakeEveryDay mania hits Bloemfontein

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 01 December 2017  -  614 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Vodacom made sure it was a bumper Bloemfontein weekend for their subscribers as they brought #ShakeEveryDay mania to the city’s malls in the build-up to the keenly-anticipated Premier Soccer League match between the Orlando Pirates and Bloemfontein Celtic. The Twin City Mall and... Read Article

Celtic wary of Wits experience

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 01 December 2017  -  669 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic's Jacky Motshegwa has lauded the quality in the Bidvest Wits side, saying the experience within the team will surely play a huge role in this weekend's Telkom Knockout final.  The two sides take the final battle to the Princess Magogo Stadium (at 6pm) in KwaMashu in Durban on... Read Article

Tiger on comeback trail

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 01 December 2017  -  277 Views  -  0 Comments
Former world No 1 Tiger Woods got off to a solid start on Thursday as he made his latest return to golf after a 10-month layoff punctuated by back surgery and personal problems.The 41-year-old 14-time major champion, who has not played since withdrawing from the Dubai Desert Classic in February, is... Read Article