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22 October 2018 6:00 AM WATCH: You thought Aphiwe Dyantyi was the fastest player in SA? Think again!

Cape Town - A big talking point from the Sharks v Golden Lions Currie Cup clash in Durban on Saturday was when home-side substitute Aphelele Fassi chased down Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi. With the Sharks leading 23-10 in the 63rd minute and hot on the attack inside the Lions’ 22m area, Dyantyi - one of the finds of the Springbok season - intercepted 20

21 October 2018 4:51 PM Weather Update: Hot and windy in the Northern and Western Cape, cool over the rest of the country

While the Western and Northern Cape will be windy and hot, the rest of the country can expect a cool start to the week. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in the West Coast District, Central and Little Karoo of the Western Cape. Strong interior winds (45-60km/h) are expected over the Northern Cape and northern parts of the West Coast 23

21 October 2018 4:49 PM Chiefs need penalties to get past Leopards in TKO

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs battled back from a goal down to beat Black Leopards 4-2 on penalties after their Telkom Knockout first-round tie finished 1-1 at the FNB Stadium on Sunday. Giovanni Solinas' side struggled to get into their stride in the first half and found themselves trailing to Phathutshedzo Nange's 34th-minute opener. But Amakhosi restored 20

21 October 2018 11:00 AM Mumbai Indians confirm De Kock's transfer

Cape Town - Proteas wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock will represent Mumbai Indians in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). De Kock was a part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2018 edition of the league and has also represented Delhi Daredevils previously. In 34 matches, the South African has amassed 927 runs including one century 18

20 October 2018 7:20 PM Bok end of year squad to be named after Currie Cup final

Cape Town - A Springbok training squad, which will assemble in Stellenbosch for a camp in preparation for the upcoming end of year tour to the UK and France, will be named on Sunday, October 21 at 13:30. The training squad, which will exclude players based overseas and those involved in next Saturday's Currie Cup final, will assemble on Sunday afternoon 22

20 October 2018 8:20 AM Body found washed up on rocks at Strand beach

The body of a man was been found on Strand Beach on Saturday morning, presumed to be that of a missing person who disappeared in the surf in the same vicinity after falling out of a craft a day ago. City of Cape Town Law Enforcement spokesperson Wayne Dyason confirmed that the body had washed out on the rocks opposite the intersection of West and Beach 40

20 October 2018 7:13 AM One dead, up to 500 homes destroyed in Khayelitsha blaze

One person has died and up to 500 homes have been destroyed in blaze which broke out in Khayelitsha in the early hours of Saturday, the City of Cape Town has confirmed. Mayoral committee member for safety and security JP Smith said a suspicion of a second fatality had not yet been confirmed. “The fire is just about contained now,” he said at 09:00. “[Firefighters] 21

19 October 2018 4:53 PM Bok skipper Kolisi honoured by high school

Cape Town - Springbok captain Siya Kolisi was honoured by Grey High School at a blazer handover function at the school on Friday. Kolisi, who matriculated from the Port Elizabeth-based school in 2009, became just the 12th person in the school's 162-year history to be awarded an honours blazer on Friday. In a series of photographs, Kolisi can be seen receiving 40

19 October 2018 2:58 PM SA off to worst possible start in Davis Cup tie

Cape Town - South Africa got off to the worst possible start in their Euro/Africa Group 1 Davis Cup play-off tie against Portugal on Friday, losing both singles rubbers on Day 1 in Lisbon. Pedro Sousa put the home side up 1-0 after hammering SA's No 1, Lloyd Harris 6-1, 6-1 in the opening match. That soon became a lead of 2-0 with Portuguese No 1, Joao Sousa 26

19 October 2018 1:39 PM Pirates not thinking about Soweto Derby, says Micho

Cape Town - Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic says the club are focused on facing Chippa United on Saturday and are not distracted by the upcoming Soweto derby against Kaizer Chiefs. The Buccaneers are set the face the Chilli Boys at Orlando Stadium in a Telkom Knockout last 16 tie, with a place in the quarter-final at stake. Despite the derby 41