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SuperSport to play Pirates in the final again

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  19 Views  -  0 Comments
Super Sport United will battle against Orlado Pirates in the Nedbank Cup final rematch on Saturday evening at the Moses Mabidha stadium in Durban. Kick-off is scheduled for 20:00The two teams had played in the last year’s cup final of the tournament with United scoping it by 3-2 in the finale which... Read Article

Pre-season clash lined-up for Celtic

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  22 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein Celtic are set to partake in the four-team pre-season tournament as part of the preparations for the new league season.  Celtic, together Amazulu, will be joined by Swaziland’s Mbabane Swallows and a Zululand District team in the inaugural Prince Mangosuthu Legacy Cup which will take... Read Article

Sonopo off to USA

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  21 Views  -  0 Comments
Sonopo “Da Jumper” Tshilwane (24), an athlete from Dithotaneng village in Qwaqwa will jet-off to United State of America on Friday, 30 June to take part in the 2017 World Jump Rope Championship and Camp.Tshilwane, together with the two athletes from Mpumalanga, Mbali Nyundu and Amanda Msongelwa... Read Article

“Stars not for sale” – Mokoena

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  27 Views  -  0 Comments
Rantsi Mokoena, the Free State Stars general manager has rubbished rumours that the team could be sold.Rumours doing the rounds in the football arena is that Ea Lla Koto could be willing to discuss the sale of the team to the KwaZulu Natal based outfit of Royal Eagles who are currently campaigning... Read Article

Letsoaka, Stars part ways

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  30 Views  -  0 Comments
Rantsi Mokoena has confirmed that Free State Stars have parted ways with coach, Serame Letsoaka whose contract expires this month. Letsoaka, who led Ea Lla Koto to the 14th spot in the previous season, did not do enough to convince the management that he is the right man for the job following the... Read Article

Netball SA's president thrilled with performance

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 June 2017  -  27 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Netball South Africa president Miemie Mthethwa-Zulu was impressed with the performance displayed by players participating in the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League (BFNPL). She said the future of the players look bright and was adamant that they will be a force to be reckoned with... Read Article

Venter in for De Allende in Boks’ squad

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  26 Views  -  0 Comments
Toyota Cheetahs captain, Francois Venter has been called up to the Springboks squad as coach, Allister Coetzee is short of midfielders for the second test against France. Venter, who had been named in the SA ‘A’ team to face the French Barbarians in two tests starting on Friday, will provide cover... Read Article

Zambia upset Bafana

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  25 Views  -  0 Comments
South Africa surrendered an 18-match unbeaten record after losing 2-1 at home to Zambia in an international friendly match.Lebogang Manyama put South Africa into the lead.Brian Mwila fired Zambia level after 72 minutes and Lubinda Mundia snatched the winner 11 minutes from time.Bafana Bafana coach... Read Article

Pakistan conquer England

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  23 Views  -  0 Comments
England crashed out of the Champions Trophy with an embarrassing sob in an eight-wicket semi-final hammering at the hands of Pakistan in Cardiff.The country which came into existence in 1947 through partition from India by the British showed disdain for their once conquerors.Eoin Morgan's men... Read Article

Mahamutsa keen to remain at Stars

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  28 Views  -  0 Comments
Defender, Rooi Mahamutsa is keen to remain at Free State Stars, and the Bethlehem side is also interested in holding onto him for yet another season. The centre back arrived at Stars in December last year from Orlando Pirates and signed on a short-term deal. Since joining Ea Lla Koto, Mahamutsa... Read Article

Countdown to FIFA world cup 2018

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  25 Views  -  0 Comments
Yesterday (Wednesday), marked exactly one year to the Soccer World Cup in Russia, and for that the tournament preamble, the Confederations Cup, starts in St Petersburg on Saturday.Traditionally a dry run ahead of the World Cup, the Confederations Cup has developed its own history through the years... Read Article

Van Niekerk sets new 200m record

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  18 Views  -  0 Comments
Sprint sensation Wayde van Niekerk, delivered another superb performance to smash the national 200m record at a meeting in Kingston, Jamaica. The versatile speedster, who holds the 400m world record of 43.03, took the half-lap win at the Racers Grand Prix in 19.84 to break the two-year-old mark of... Read Article

Super Eagles head to NFD

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 June 2017  -  21 Views  -  0 Comments
Super Eagles have secured a spot in the National First Division for next season following a gutsy performance displayed at the ABC Motsepe League National Playoffs to gain promotion. Eagles, the ABC Motsepe League champions in the Free State, were joined by other provincial winners in East London... Read Article

Group of death now wide open

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 15 June 2017  -  26 Views  -  0 Comments
Morne Morkel is hoping for a chance to put the brakes on the prolific Virat Kohli when South Africa face India in their final Champions Trophy group match this weekend.Sunday's clash against the title-holders at the Oval has taken on added significance for the Proteas after a shock defeat by... Read Article

Dikgaka Athletes joyful after Comrades Marathon

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 15 June 2017  -  21 Views  -  0 Comments
"We may have not won the marathon, let alone make the top 10, but being there and actually reaching the destination of the race was thrilling and triumphant enough". These are the words spoken by the members of the Welkom-based Dikgaka Athletics Clubs running for Goldfields TVET College who... Read Article

FS Stars clean up house

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 15 June 2017  -  29 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Stars have axed eight players including Moeketsi Sekola and Bokang Tlhone who signed pre-contracts with the relegated Highlands Park and Absa premier league champions of Bidvest Wits respectively. David Nkausu and Angelo Kerspuy are the big names on the list that also includes Mbuyiselo... Read Article
“Respect yes, but we don’t fear anyone,”

Clear plan to ground Super Eagles

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 15 June 2017  -  21 Views  -  0 Comments
Bafana Bafana arrived in Lagos, Nigeria on Wednesday evening in high spirits ahead of Saturday’s titanic 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with the Super Eagles in Uyo.The team was seen off by SA Football Association (Safa) president Dr Danny Jordaan, who wished coach Stuart Baxter and his... Read Article

SA get All Blacks in RWC World Cup

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 May 2017  -  239 Views  -  0 Comments
All time rivals, South Africa and New Zealand have been drawn in the same pool following a Rugby World Cup draw conducted during the week in Japan. The two nations, who have met four times in the Rugby World Cup before, will be joined by three more teams in Pool B for the much anticipated World Cup... Read Article

Free State Crinums win at last

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 May 2017  -  165 Views  -  0 Comments
Coach, Burta de Kock praised the defence, saying it played a huge role in the Free State Crinums’ opening wins of the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League in Cape Town recently. De Kock and her charges got the season off to a sour start with losses in the first three matches, but was confident they... Read Article

Stars and Celtic in derby clash

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 May 2017  -  210 Views  -  0 Comments
Free State Stars goes into the Absa Premier League derby against Bloemfontein Celtic on Wednesday evening at the Dr Rantai Molemela stadium with their head held high after a 3-1 victory against the log leaders of Bidvest Wits. Ea Lla Koto had temporarily marched out of the relegation zone thanks to... Read Article