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16 January 2019 6:44 AM This woman just drove a 1958 Morris Minor from Scotland to Cape Town

A woman from New Zealand has finally arrived in Cape Town after a gruelling journey by car from Aberdeen in Scotland to Cape Town. Laura Morrison, 36, kept a journal of her journey on social media as she drove "Charlie" - a 1958 Morris Minor she inherited from her dad Neil when he died from cancer in 2016 - across 16 countries. Saddened by her dad's 1160

15 January 2019 10:19 AM Scotland name South African as new cricket coach

Cape Town - Scotland have named South African Shane Burger as the new coach of their men's cricket side, it was confirmed on Tuesday. Burger takes over from Grant Bradburn who left the role in late 2018 to take up an assistant coaching position with Pakistan, and will start his role in March. Burger moves to Scotland from South African first-class provincial 153

14 January 2019 6:30 AM Kings hooker off to Scotland

Cape Town - Southern Kings hooker Michael Willemse has reportedly agreed to join Scottish club Edinburgh. Netwerk24 reported on Sunday that the 25-year-old will head to Murrayfield after the current PRO14 campaign. Willemse was schooled at Grey High School in Port Elizabeth and represented Eastern Province at junior level before heading for Cape Town where 135

08 January 2019 12:33 PM Two injury worries for Kings after Edinburgh thrashing

Cape Town - The Southern Kings squad that played Edinburgh in the PRO14 Round 13 match in Scotland returned home late on Monday. While the side was left disappointed following their 38-0 defeat to Edinburgh at Murrayfield, the team doctor, Gershwin Kortje, breathed a sigh of relief to have returned with minimal injuries after the first match of 2019. The only injury 106

07 January 2019 12:58 PM Andy Murray slays the Instagram game

Cape Town - A persistent hip injury may have seen Andy Murray slip to 240th in the ATP Tour rankings, but the British three-time Grand Slam winner is without question ranked No 1 in the social media stakes. Murray, who was sidelined for 11 months after Wimbledon in 2017 in an attempt to recover from the injury, has taken a hilarious swipe at himself 121

06 January 2019 4:00 AM 7 binge-worthy series to keep you entertained for the three months of January

Cape Town - Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix bring us these binge-worthy new shows to kick off 2019. Brand-new series, fresh seasons of fan-favourite shows, and box sets of long-running TV classics, they’ll make the first weekend of the year go by in a flash. Things are going well: Jane's first major article is published, Sutton can see if anything happens 188

02 January 2019 5:04 PM Saudis said to seek advisers for biggest bank merger since 2016

National Commercial Bank and Riyad Bank are seeking advisers for a potential merger that would create the Gulf region’s third-biggest lender with $182bn in assets, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The banks have sent out so-called request for proposals to firms including Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JPMorgan Chase & Co and UBS, the people 122

25 December 2018 4:04 PM Biggest Saudi Arabia bank starts talks to create mega lender

National Commercial Bank, Saudi Arabia’s biggest lender, started initial talks with Riyad Bank for a merger, a deal that would create the Gulf’s third-biggest lender with $182 billion in assets. Talks may not result in a transaction, National Commercial Bank said in a statement. The lender said it has coordinated the move with the central bank and that a deal isn’t 118

18 December 2018 7:23 AM Brumbies sign highly-rated Aussie schoolboy sensation

Cape Town - The Brumbies have made headlines by securing the services of highly-rated Australian schoolboy sensation Reesjan Pasitoa. According to the RugbyPass website, the 17-year-old flyhalf will join the Brumbies in 2020 after he has completed his studies in Brisbane. Pasitoa has already represented Australia at U-18 level and recently toured with the Australian 70

16 December 2018 2:46 PM Lipsky powers to Leopard Creek victory

Cape Town - American David Lipsky has romped to victory following a superb fourth round at the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday. Lipsky signed a final round of 4-under 68 to finish on 14-under and win by two strokes from Scotland's David Drysdale. This is Lipsky's second European Tour victory after winning the European 70