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Philander back into the swing of things

Philander back into the swing of things

Vernon Philander says the first Sunfoil Test match against India starting at PPC Newlands on Friday will ‘set the tone’ ahead of a busy summer of cricket for the Standard Bank Proteas Test squad. The Proteas will follow the three-match Freedom Series against the No.1 ranked India with a four-match contest against Australia, which sets […]

RUGBY WORLD CUP 2023 ANNOUNCEMENT

RUGBY WORLD CUP 2023 ANNOUNCEMENT

Government high powerful delegation headed by Deputy President Ramaphosa, Minister of Sport and Recreation TW Nxesi and SARU President Mark Alexander has traveled to London where the final announcement on whether South Africa will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be made. Subsequently two weeks ago, our country’s bid in London was named as […]

SUCCESSFUL KNEE OP FOR VAN NIEKERK

SUCCESSFUL KNEE OP FOR VAN NIEKERK

Having undergone full surgery to repair multiple tears in his knee, Wayde van Niekerk is already on the road to recovery after tackling his first rehabilitation session. Van Niekerk had a successful operation on medial and lateral tears of the meniscus in his right knee, as well as his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), at Steadman […]

2017 Royal Bafokeng Jr. NBA Finals

2017 Royal Bafokeng Jr. NBA Finals

\\The seventh edition of the Royal Bafokeng Jr. NBA Basketball LeagueFinals will take place at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace in Phokeng, North West on Saturday, 28 October from 9.00am. NBA Legend Jerome ‘Junk Yard Dog’ Williams will attend the Finals with theDunk Elite Team performing at select entertainment breaks. Last May the Royal Bafokeng […]

SA unveils the Triple-Win Bid to host RWC 2023

SA unveils the Triple-Win Bid to host RWC 2023

A South African Rugby World Cup in 2023 would be an unbeatable triple-win, the World Rugby Council was told in London on Monday, when SA Rugby made their case to host the 10th Rugby World Cup tournament. A South African Rugby World Cup would be a win for the sport, a win for supporters and […]

Experienced Louw joins Springbok squad in Bloemfontein

Experienced Louw joins Springbok squad in Bloemfontein

Experienced flanker Francois Louw joined up with the Springbok squad on Monday in Bloemfontein, where the group are preparing for the coming weekend’s Castle Lager Rugby Championship match against Australia. The match against the Wallabies is the Springboks’ penultimate fixture of the 2017 competition, and the Springboks still have a change to finish second in […]