Public servants strike has affected school football competitions badly

By NAKAMPE LEKWADUTHE three weeks-long public servants strike has not only hit the country’s economy and services at schools and hospitals, but the South African Schools Football Association (Sasfa) has also felt the pinch.Sasfa, the custodians of schools football in the country is now facing a back-log of school tournaments and they are left with […]

Bantwana hopes for a consolation victory in the world cup

The South Africans bowed out of the competition following a 10 – 1 loss to a very strong German side on Wednesday, Sepetember 8 at the Dwight Yorke Stadium in Tobago.Bantwana take on Mexico on Tuesday, September 14 in Trinidad for their final group stage match. Kick off is at 3pm (9pm SA time).The Germans’ […]

Milo Championships to decide an overall winner

  By FOCUS REPORTER AFTER an exciting four months of playing in the Nestlé MILO Champions tournament, the field has finally been narrowed down to the top nine provincial schools from around South Africa, who will battle it out for the national title. With R100 000 at stake for the school which will emerge as […]

Sundowns on top of the log

By NAKAMPE LEKWADU Katlego “Killer” Mphela and Mabhudi Khenyeza’s goals each were enough to give Mamelodi Sundowns a deserving 2-0 away to Platinum Stars on Wednesday night. This Absa Premiership encounter in Phokeng’s Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenburg started on a blastering pace with the Brazilians all over the home side, searching for an early lead […]

Free access to national parks

From Monday 13 September to Friday 17 September the body charged with the management of national parks in the country, South African National Parks (SANParks), will allow locals with valid identity documents an opportunity to spend a day at a national park of their choice free of charge. The week-long campaign giving free access to […]

Cricket T20 event starts

Our own unique and World Cup’s favourite vuvuzela has been banned from all the Airtel Championship League Twenty20 (CLT20) matches, which begins this Friday 10, 2010 at Wanderers Stadium. The opening match between the Highveld and Mumbai Indians- arch rivals for years’ -promises to live up to the expectations as they test each others capabilities. […]

Krol defends star midfielder Teko Modise

By NAKAMPE LEKWADU  ORLANDO Pirates head coach, Ruud Krol has defended the club’s off-form midfielder Teko Modise’s performace against Kaizer Chiefs during the Saturday night’s first leg match of the MTN Cup’ semifinal.  Modise was contineously booed by the Pirates’ fans who also asked for his replacement due to his poor performnace during this match […]

Lady luck smiles on Bafana

By NAKAMPE LEKWADU THE glory days seem to be slowly coming back in the Bafana Bafana camp, and the supporters are responding positively. The team under the new coach, Pitso “Jingles” Mosimane, started its 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying competition on a good note, beating Niger 2-0, thanks to the goals by Katlego “Killer” Mphela […]