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25 May 2018 6:22 AM Boks lose Whiteley for Wales Test, England series

Johannesburg - Warren Whiteley will not play Super Rugby this weekend, which effectively rules him out of South Africa's June Tests against Wales and England. The Lions No 8, who was the Springbok captain at the start of the 2017 international season before injury struck, was hoping to end a long spell out with a knee injury by playing against the Stormers 24

26 March 2018 4:05 PM MCC calls for 'shift in attitude' over ball scandal

London - The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Monday called for a "major shift in attitude" to preserve the game for future generations as the Australian ball-tampering scandal rocked the sport. Australian captain Steve Smith has been banned for one Test by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his role in a plot that saw team-mate Cameron Bancroft 27

25 February 2018 7:18 PM Woodward 'welcomes' Jones to the England Murrayfield losers' club

Edinburgh - World Cup-winning coach Clive Woodward said Eddie Jones had been put through a "rite of passage" following England's shock 25-13 defeat by Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday. Scotland's first win over their oldest rivals in a decade dealt a stunning blow to Six Nations champions England's hopes of a successful title defence and ended their 27

09 February 2018 6:01 PM Ryanair looking for pilots in SA

The Irish carrier will host roadshows in Johannesburg and Cape Town later this month and is looking to hire captains for Boeing 737s, according to an advertisement on its website. Successful candidates will relocate to Europe and help staff a fleet that’s expected to increase to 580 planes from about 425 over the next six years. Air Line Pilots’ Association 45

24 November 2017 6:24 PM Dolphins make it a hat trick of washouts

Cape Town - The rainy weather followed the Dolphins from Kingsmead to Willowmoore Park as their T20 Challenge match against the log-leading Titans was washed out without a ball being bowled. It was the third match out of five in which the Dolphins have not been able to get on the field. Nevertheless they remain in second place on the log, depending on the outcome 45

02 November 2017 7:59 AM England coach writes off Stokes' Ashes chances

London - England coach Trevor Bayliss said he is preparing for life without Ben Stokes in the Ashes series, adding that any reprieve for the suspended all-rounder would be just a "bonus". As England for their opening tour match in Perth on Saturday, Stokes remains at home awaiting the outcome of a police probe into his involvement in a brawl outside 35

29 October 2017 11:12 AM Gelant, Am named in Springboks’ European tour group

Cape Town - Exciting young backs Warrick Gelant and Lukhanyo Am, as well as Dan du Preez and Louis Schreuder are the four uncapped players in the Springbok squad of 34 players announced on Sunday for the 2017 Outgoing Tour to Europe. Furthermore, experienced prop Coenie Oosthuizen has been recalled to the squad having successfully completed his rehabilitation 57

13 October 2017 4:00 AM Joy over justice for Timol

Spontaneous applause yesterday greeted a historic judgment in the High Court in Pretoria when Judge Billy Mothle ruled anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol had not committed suicide, but was tortured and murdered by members of the apartheid government’s security branch. In a first in South African history, Judge Mothle yesterday overturned the finding 42

21 September 2017 11:50 AM Cheetahs eye Pumas scalp in Currie Cup

Bloemfontein - The Free State Cheetahs have announced their side for Friday's Currie Cup clash against the Pumas in Bloemfontein. It is a massive day of rugby for the region, with the Cheetahs on PRO14 duty at the same venue against Leinster later in the day. Since the beginning of the PRO14, the Cheetahs' Currie Cup side has lost back-to-back games 36

19 August 2017 8:15 AM Matlaba named new Pirates captain

Cape Town - Thabo Matlaba has been named captain of the Orlando Pirates Football Club first team for the 2017/18 season. The Tembisa-born full-back takes over the reins as captain after the position was vacated by Oupa Manyisa, who has recently joined Mamelodi Sundowns. Matlaba, who has been at the club since 2012, will be assisted by Abbubaker Mobara 29