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18 December 2018 10:49 AM Cheetahs look set for massive player cleanout

Bloemfontein - The Cheetahs look set to offload a number of fringe players before the beginning of the 2019 PRO14 season. According to Afrikaans newspaper Rapport, the cleanout stems from SA Rugby's announcement that the 2019 Currie Cup season will be completed before the 2019/20 PRO14 season gets underway. It means that the Cheetahs will not have to field 75

17 December 2018 5:15 AM Loves conquer all to win Father-Son Challenge

Orlando - Davis Love III and his son Dru played so well on Sunday that they set two scoring records, rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the PNC Father-Son Challenge and then wondered if they would get to play again. Team Love shot 27 on the front nine at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club to get in the mix, took the lead with a birdie at No 11 and finished 78

15 December 2018 8:22 PM Gruesome discovery as two human legs found floating in dam

Two human legs have been found floating in a Limpopo dam, which police believe may belong to a man reported missing a week ago. The gruesome discovery was made during a search operation of the Nandoni Dam by the police's search-and-rescue unit and other role players on Friday, provincial spokesperson Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said in a statement. This comes 65

14 December 2018 10:49 AM India fight back as Oz squander starts in Perth

Perth - Australia's top order batsmen squandered a number of promising starts to cede an early advantage on the first day of the second Test against India in Perth on Friday. A century opening partnership after captain Tim Paine won the toss and elected to bat appeared to lay the foundation for a sizeable total on a challenging pitch at Test cricket's 74

14 December 2018 8:43 AM KP: World cricket suffering, lacks major stars

Cape Town - England legend Kevin Pietersen says he is concerned about the current state of cricket around the globe, citing a lack of world class stars as one of the game's major challenges. Pietersen was in his hometown of Pietermaritzburg on Thursday filming a documentary on his life with Sky Sports. When speaking to The Witness newspaper, Pietersen 66

13 December 2018 2:16 PM WATCH: Bok duo perform as back-up dancers for Jack Parow

Cape Town - Springboks Cornal Hendricks and Lionel Mapoe performed "Cooler as Ekke" with Afrikaans rapper, Jack Parow, at the second annual Brightrock Players Choice Awards in Johannesburg on Tuesday. There were also performances by Parow and Refentse as well as other players including Elton Jantjies, Hacjivah Dayimani and SP Marais. Springbok hooker 665

13 December 2018 2:05 PM Rose chases leaders at storm-hit Indonesian Masters

Jakarta - Justin Rose was hot on the heels of the leaders at the Indonesian Masters on Thursday despite having his opening round curtailed by a severe thunderstorm that forced play to be abandoned. Former US Open champion Rose, who needs a top-15 finish in Jakarta to reclaim the number one spot in the world golf rankings, fired four birdies and an eagle 69

13 December 2018 9:20 AM Forgotten Bok still harbours RWC ambitions

Cape Town - Loose forward Uzair Cassiem, who boasts eight Tests for the Springboks, says he still harbours hope of earning a recall to the national fold. The 28-year-old played all his Tests during the tumultuous reign of Allister Coetzee and has been out of the Bok fold since Rassie Erasmus took over. Cassiem has since moved to Welsh outfit Scarlets 73

12 December 2018 4:53 AM 'Cheika has to go,' says Wallabies great Burke

Sydney - Wallabies legend Matt Burke has urged Rugby Australia to axe Michael Cheika along with his coaching staff after a review was announced into their positions less than a year before the World Cup. The two-time world champions have won just four Tests this year and slipped to sixth in the world rankings, heaping pressure on Cheika as a sense of turmoil 78

11 December 2018 7:09 PM Marx, Dyantyi stand tall at Brightrock Players Choice Awards

Cape Town - A host of South African rugby stars were honoured at the Brightrock Players Choice Awards held in Sandton on Tuesday evening. The undoubted stars of the show were Malcolm Marx and Aphiwe Dyantyi, who scooped two awards each. Dyantyi, the Springbok and Lions winger won the #LoveChange Award - for the most improved player in 2018 - and the Backline 69