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2020-11-16

Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked Review – Round 6

DHL Stormers stay in the hunt with home win Curwin Bosch sparkles in the Diamond City The DHL Stormers and the Cell C Sharks closed the […]
2020-11-12

The Famous Grouse on board for British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa

The Famous Grouse, rated as the UK’s top whisky, has joined the roster of official tour sponsors for the British & Irish Lions’ eight-match trip to […]
2020-11-04

SA Rugby welcomes changes announced by SANZAAR

SA Rugby welcomed the announcement by SANZAAR on Wednesday, confirming a refreshed approach by the four partner unions to a restructured Castle Lager Rugby Championship – […]
2020-11-04

CURRIE CUP ‘REACHES FOR GOLD’ WITH CARLING BLACK LABEL PARTNERSHIP

I was invited to attend the launch of the world’s oldest rugby tournament, the Currie Cup and new sponsor Carling Black Label. Africa’s most awarded beer, […]
2020-11-03

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 4

Vodacom Bulls down DHL Stormers in dramatic Loftus derby  Cell C Sharks return to winning ways in Nelspruit Emirates Lions beat Tafel Lager Griquas in Joburg […]
2020-10-30

2020 MTN Business App of the Year Awards Winners Revealed

The ninth annual edition of the MTN Business App the Year Awards reached an epic conclusion tonight, at its first-ever virtual awards ceremony.  EasyEquities was announced as […]
2020-10-30

Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked Preview – Round 4

Jantjies resumes captaincy for Emirates Lions’ first home clash Phakisa Pumas tweak starting side for Cell C Sharks encounter Nyakane to anchor Vodacom Bulls’ scrum against DHL […]
2020-10-30

Sixth RWC appearance in sight for ‘Unstoppable’ Jordaan

Most rugby players dream of participating in a Rugby World Cup, and a handful of Springbok Women’s players may have the luxury of playing in one […]
2020-10-26

NDLOVU YOUTH CHOIR – Live and In Concert – “WE WILL RISE” @ Theatre of Marcellus, Emperors Palace this weekend!

The vibrant Ndlovu Youth Choir captured the hearts and minds of all SouthAfricans and the world as they reached the final of America’s Got Talent lastyear […]
2020-10-26

Jaguars to play the Crinums in the Telkom Netball League-final

The Jaguars will contest the final of the Telkom Netball League for a record seventh time after beating the Stings 42-36 in the first semifinal played […]
2020-10-26

Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked Review – Round 3

DHL Stormers sneak through in Nelspruit Vodacom Bulls smash Cell C Sharks at Loftus Emirates Lions v Toyota Cheetahs match called off The two Vodacom Super […]
2020-10-26

RESIGNATION OF CSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Members’ Council of Cricket South Africa (CSA) met on Thursday, 22 October 2020 to discuss various matters including what is in the best interest of […]
2020-10-22

Sun City the home of the 2020 South African Open

The South African Open Championship will add the iconic Gary Player Country Club to its roster of celebrated golf courses that have hosted this championship as […]
2020-10-22

Harris overcomes obstacles to break Race Across SA record

Alex Harris fought through high temperatures and sleep deprivation to ultimately break the Race Across South Africa (RASA) record when he crossed the finish line in […]
2020-10-22

Eric Simons joins Curro as cricket coaching consultant in 2021

Johannesburg, 22 October 2020: Curro Holdings, the JSE-listed independent education provider, is proud to announce the appointment of Eric Simons as coaching consultant to upskill the […]
2020-10-22

CSA LAUNCHES ‘SEE US ON THE PITCH’ SEASON

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 “It is going to be business as usual, as far as possible, and you will be part of the cricket action!” That […]
2020-10-21

Siya Kolisi and MTN bring smiles to children across the country

In his first act as a MTN SA brand ambassador, Siya Kolisi, South Africa’s Rugby World Cup-winning captain has pledged his support of ChildLine’s “Smile a […]
2020-10-21

Record prize money for 2020 Alfred Dunhill Championship

The 2020 Alfred Dunhill Championship will be played for record prize money of R29 million when professionals from the Sunshine Tour and European Tour compete in […]
2020-10-06

CSA elite bowling camp ends in Pretoria

The next instalment of a Cricket South Africa (CSA) elite fast bowling group camp ended in Pretoria on Tuesday with CSA Bowling Lead and High-Performance Manager, […]
2020-10-05

Springbok Showdown – “We wanted to play Test rugby”

Springbok Green turned on Test-style rugby to come away with a 25-9 victory and bragging rights over Springbok Gold in the Castle Lager Springbok Showdown as […]
2020-10-05

Drama galore opening round of SA Rugby U21 Championship

Toyota Free State recorded a dramatic 31-30 victory in the final play of their match over the Xerox Lions at Emirates Airline Park on Sunday to […]
2020-10-02

Reducing cash use could financially empower millions of South Africans

By Thomas Pays, CEO and co-founder of Ozow, Digital payments company Is 2020 the year when we finally let go of our unhealthy relationship with cash payments […]
2020-10-02

CSA conclude latest elite bowling camp

Cricket South Africa concluded the latest phase of its elite fast bowling group camp this week. The two-day session saw 10 members of the men’s High-Performance […]
2020-10-01

Mental health is equally important as physical health: Nkwe

Proteas Assistant Coach, Enoch Nkwe believes the forced break upon the cricket world over the past six months may have been a blessing in disguise, saying […]
2020-10-01

YES points way to solution to unemployment pandemic

South Africa’s official Q2 unemployment report, as presented by Statistics South Africa this week, created a lot of confusion. On the one hand, the official unemployment rate declined […]
2020-10-01

Racehorse administrator sentenced to 10 years for VAT fraud and theft

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) welcomes the sentencing of a businesswoman to an effective 10 years imprisonment for submitting fraudulent claims for Value-Added Tax (VAT). […]
2020-09-30

Kolisi and Am to lead Springbok Green and Gold teams

Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will resume his leadership duties in the national team colours on Saturday for the first time since lifting the […]
2020-09-30

Winning is not about your starting point

None of us have a perfectly planned out journey through life. Many of us start out with some form of challenge or disadvantage when progressing towards […]
2020-09-30

COMEDIANS AND CELEBRITIES SALUTE TREVOR NOAH AS THE DAILY SHOW CELEBRATES 5 YEARS

South Africa’s most well-known comedian and global export, Trevor Noah, is celebrating 5 years at the helm ofComedy Central’s flagship show The Daily Show and the country’s most popular comedians […]
2020-09-24

More than 320,000 ticket applications for British & Irish Lions tour 2021

South African rugby fans came out in full force and applied for 323,964 tickets to attend the eight matches of next year’s tour of the British […]
2020-09-23

World-class coaches to help TuksRugby team next year

Two of the world’s best coaches – John Mcfarland and John-Laffnie de Jager – will be assisting the TuksRugby team from next year. Diehard Tuks fans […]
2020-09-23

Paradise of unparalleled peace awaits De Hoop riders

This year’s De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience is set to take place at one of Cape Nature’s prestigious nature reserves known as De Hoop Nature Reserve […]
2020-09-23

CARLING BLACK LABEL ANNOUNCES THE 2020 CUP OF AGES SOWETO DERBY

Since its inception in 2011, the Carling Black Label Cup has remained the only match in the world that empowers football fans to take control of […]
2020-09-23

MTN8 Goals for Charity provides aide to victims of Gender-based violence in Tshwane

Today, MTN together with the PSL and the 2019 MTN8 champions, SuperSport United FC, donated goods worth R160 000.00 to the Pretoria based “Tshwane One Stop Shelter” a […]
2020-09-23

Countdown to the Heritage Day reopening of Javett-UP

A new, drive-through sculpture exhibition brings to four the number of exhibitions of iconic African and South African art The Javett Art Centre at the University […]
2020-09-22

Amashova welcomes worldwide entrants for 2020 virtual event

The Amashova cycling race, which is South Africa’s oldest road classic, has opted for the virtual option this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead of […]
2020-09-21
Jody Hendricks with Quinton de Kock, Just Jody

Boucher enthusiastic about the new Proteas way

Proteas men’s Head Coach, Mark Boucher has emphasised the importance of his young team forging ahead with their new vision when they return to play in […]
2020-09-21

Southern Kings’ company goes into voluntary liquidation

The board of SA Super Rugby (Pty) Ltd – which trades as the Southern Kings – has placed the insolvent company into voluntary liquidation to secure […]
2020-09-21

Betway extends community sport upliftment efforts to Netball

 Betway South Africa’s ongoing efforts towards community sports development was extended to the sport of Netball. The sports betting and entertainment company made a R30,000 donation […]
2020-09-18

MPC decision

‘WHILE THE MPC’S LATEST DECISION TO LEAVE INTEREST RATES UNCHANGED IS DISAPPOINTING, SA’s BASIC POLICY PRIORITIES NOW NONETHELESS LIE WITH URGENTLY IMPLEMENTING OVERDUE ECONOMIC REFORMS AND […]
2020-09-18

CSA RESPONDS TO SASCOC’S REQUEST FOR FORENSIC REPORT

Following today’s media briefing by Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC), CSA echoes its position on the disclosure […]
2020-09-18

SARS COMMITTED TO CREATE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

SARS COMMITTED TO CREATE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE Annually SARS invests in graduate training for a number of newly graduated professionals.  In this regard, trainees […]
2020-09-18

Simbine caps dream season running 9.96s

Akani Simbine (Adidas-Tuks) assured another career first last night in Rome when he won the 100 metres during a Diamond League Meeting. In doing so, he […]
2020-09-18

Two trophies up for grabs when local rugby season resumes

South Africa’s seven franchises will battle it out for Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked and Currie Cup honours when the domestic season resumes next month, after a […]
2020-09-18

Excitement builds for Springbok Women one year from RWC kick-off

Springbok Women’s coach Stanley Raubenheimer and key players, Nolusindiso Booi (lock) and Zintle Mpupha (centre), expressed their excitement about the 2021 Rugby World Cup on Friday […]
2020-09-18

Spring into action this Spring – 6 steps to buying the perfect home

Spring is one of the best seasons to buy a home. The weather is warming and the positive shift in weather is prompting people to come […]
2020-09-18

Unique Quoin Rock picnics re-launch in October

Cape Town: Nothing beats a stylish picnic in a natural environment, with an awe inspiring backdrop and if you add dedicated service to that, Quoin Rock is […]
2020-09-17

Castle Lager Springbok Showdown to kick-start local season next month

The battle lines are being drawn for a Castle Lager Springbok Showdown, which will pit the best local stars and top, up-and-coming talent against each other […]
2020-09-17

Eliud Kipchoge announced as newest Laureus Ambassador.

Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathon runner and the first athlete to break the two hour mark for a marathon, has become the newest Laureus Sport for […]
2020-09-16

CASTLE LAGER KICKS OFF BRAAI SEASON WITH MZANSI’S FAVOURITE SPORTS STARS

For months now, South Africans have been unable to host their loved ones for what is easily the nation’s favourite pastime – braaing. What made matters […]
2020-09-16

There is a lot at stake for Simbine in Rome

Tomorrow night when Akani Simbine lines up to race the 100 metres in Rome; it could be history in the making for the Adidas-Tuks athlete. Simbine […]
2020-09-16

Momentum will not renew its One-Day cricket sponsorship, but continues to support women’s team

Financial services provider Momentum announced today that they will not be renewing their sponsorship of One-Day cricket when their contract with Cricket South Africa (CSA) expires […]
2020-09-14

WAYDE READY TO LEAD SA STARS IN EUROPE

Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk will return to action on Tuesday, while some of South Africa’s most accomplished track and field stars are hoping to deliver […]
2020-09-14
SA-based entrepreneur and tattoo shop owner - Andrew King

Local Tattoo Shop Owner, Creates Worlds First Covid-19 Protective Shirt

SA-based entrepreneur and tattoo shop owner - Andrew King
2020-07-27

SA ATHLETICS STARS RETURN TO ITALY FOR WARM WEATHER TRAINING

Some of South Africa’s leading track and field athletes have arrived in Gemona, Italy as they set their sights on a potential return to competition. World […]
2020-03-28

Help Captain Siya Kolisi win at South African Guinness World Record attempt

Yesterday, as South Africans experienced the first day of the 21-day national lockdown, Springbok Rugby Captain, Siya Kolisi, started a digital fist-bump relay in an attempt […]
2020-03-28

THE EVIAN CHAMPIONSHIP WILL MOVE TO AUG. 6-9 2020

THE EVIAN CHAMPIONSHIP WILL MOVE TO AUG. 6-9 2020 The Evian Championship, one of the women’s golf majors, will be held at the Evian Resort Golf […]
2020-03-28

Rugby unites in response to COVID-19 threat to jobs and business

Rugby unites in response to COVID-19 threat to jobs and business All rugby activities were suspended prior to the start of today’s national lockdown. Some events […]
2020-03-02

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 5

Cell C Sharks outplay Reds to end tour on high note Disappointing DHL Stormers suffer first loss of the season Emirates Lions pay price for slow […]
2020-03-02

CSA CONGRATULATES PROTEAS ON REACHING T20 WORLD CUP SEMI-FINALS

Cricket South Africa (CSA) today congratulated the Momentum Proteas women’s national team on reaching the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup. They achieved this […]
2020-03-02

CAPE TOWN READY FOR OVER-50s CRICKET WORLD CUP

Cricket South Africa has thrown its official weight behind the Over-50s World Cup with a ringing endorsement for the organisers, sponsors and Cape Town as the […]
2020-03-02

Foreign tourism arrivals down in 2019, with turbulence in the air

South Africa received 244 000 fewer inbound tourists in 2019 in comparison to the year before, according to annual StatsSA figures released this week. “This is only […]
2020-03-02

Blitzboks tear up the script to claim HSBC LA Sevens crown

The Springbok Sevens team claimed a dramatic 29-24 win over Fiji in the final of the HSBC LA Sevens in Los Angeles early Monday morning (SA […]
2020-03-02

KG injured, Linde called up for Proteas ODI series in India

Left-arm spinner, George Linde has received his maiden call-up into the Standard Bank Proteas’ One-Day International (ODI) team ahead of their short outbound tour to India […]
2020-02-25

Justjody Madagascar Holiday adventure

At the end of 2019 after a tough year, it was time for holiday, this time an island world somewhere in Africa would do. Madagascar it […]
2020-02-25

“Fresh” Blitzboks banking on momentum in Los Angeles

A new route to the USA, a change in format and a new venue for the fifth tournament of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series mean […]
2020-02-24

Good Day for National Cricket sides

Quinton de Kock led his Standard Bank Proteas from the front and his quicks got their death bowling act together as they beat Australia by 12 […]
2020-02-18

Wrap from the Laureus Sports awards in Berlin

BERLIN, February 17, 2020 – In a moment of sporting history, the greatest Formula One driver of his generation Lewis Hamilton and Lionel Messi, the world’s greatest footballer, were declared joint […]
2020-02-17

Du Plessis steps down from Proteas captaincy in all formats

Faf du Plessis has announced that he is stepping down from his role as captain of the Standard Bank Proteas’ Test and T20 teams effective immediately. […]
2020-02-17

Bryan Habana Inducted into Laureus World Sports Academy

Bryan Habana Inducted into Laureus World Sports Academy
2020-02-14

Absa launches #SheUntamed ahead of the 2020 Absa Cape Epic

In the lead up to the 17th edition of the Absa Cape Epic, Africa’s Mountain Biking (MTB) Race, Absa continues to entrench its purpose of bringing […]
2020-02-11

ICC REGULATIONS FOR SUPER OVER IN T20I MATCHES

The T20 series against England starts tomorrow and the ICC regulations for the use of a super over to decide the result in the event of […]
2020-02-11

Technical outdoor brand K-Way designs down suits for first all-female, all South African team up Everest

South African outdoor technical brand K-Way is thrilled to lend its support and expertise to four inspiring South African women who will attempt to summit the […]
2020-02-11

PINKDAY: BREAST CANCER AWARENESS THE WINNER

Not even the predictions of continued torrential downpours around Gauteng this weekend could put a damper on the 2020 Imperial Wanderers Momentum ODI PinkDay. With the […]
2020-02-10

Sharon Stone to host 2020 Laureus World Sports Awards

Critically acclaimed actress, producer, director, writer and activist Sharon Stone is set to host the 2020 Laureus World Sports Awards Ceremony in Berlin on February 17. One of the most noteworthy performers […]
2020-02-06

THE BEST IN TENNIS COME TO CAPE TOWN FOR THE MATCH IN AFRICA

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play for charity and an epic world record CAPE TOWN, 5 February 2020 – The biggest tennis event South Africa has seen to […]
2019-08-28

Bokke #Strongertogether

The past two days I attended two events with the Springbok team. On Monday it was the official announcement of the 31 players going to the […]
2019-04-15

Radio Royalty celebrated at Liberty Radio Awards.

On Saturday eve I attended the annual Liberty Radio Awards where the top performers of the South African Radio industry were acknowledged at a  gala banquet […]
2019-02-14

Meeting Soccer legend Samuel Eto’o

On Monday I was invited to Chaf Pozi in Soweto. The Reason? It was the launch of the Castle Africa 5’s soccer tournament. Following the success […]