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  • Rasta to ref Bulls v Hurricanes at Loftus

    21 February 2018 5:05 AM 29

    Cape Town - South Africa’s Rasta Rasivhenge will referee Saturday’s Super Rugby clash between the Bulls and Hurricanes in Pretoria (17:15 kick-off). Rasivhenge will be assisted by compatriots Marius van der Westhuizen and Stephan Geldenhuys, with Marius Jonker the television match official (TMO). Another South African, Jaco Peyper, will referee the game between

  • Mosimane: Eymael is a top coach

    20 February 2018 6:23 PM 28

    Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane views Free State Stars counterpart Luc Eymael as an opponent to be respected ahead of Wednesday's Absa Premiership clash at Loftus Versveld. The Brazilians lead the league standings and enjoy a six-point advantage over Stars in fourth place, however, Ea Lla Koto are still having a superb season under

  • Sharks blow as Du Preez suffers shoulder injury

    20 February 2018 4:05 PM 40

    Cape Town - The Sharks have confirmed that No 8, Daniel du Preez will be out of action for up to four weeks after suffering a shoulder ligament tear. Du Preez left the field at half-time over the weekend in the Sharks' Super Rugby clash with the Lions, an encounter they lost 26-19. Replacement hooker, Akker van der Merwe also had to leave the field in the last minute

  • Kolisi looks at positives ahead of tough tour

    20 February 2018 2:21 PM 41

    Cape Town - A three-match tour of Australia and New Zealand might not be a perfect way to get into the new season but Stormers skipper Siya Kolisi has grabbed at some positives. According to the website, the Stormers flew out for Sydney on Sunday, the day after a fits and starts 28-20 win over the Jaguares at Newlands. They play the Waratahs

  • Edinburgh make Murrayfield permanent base

    20 February 2018 1:29 PM 22

    Cape Town - Scottish club Edinburgh will play their home matches at Murrayfield only instead of alternating between there and Myreside as they look to finish the season a high. Edinburgh believe that alternating between venues does not deliver a consistent match-day experience for supporters, nor does it provide consistency for Richard Cockerill’s squad

  • ‘Lions of the North’ roaring back to SA’s top flight

    20 February 2018 10:43 AM 30

    Cape Town - It resulted in surprising elimination in the first-round proper of the Nedbank Cup against appreciably less-fancied opponents. But Highlands Park have no regrets about fielding a virtual reserve line-up against Stellenbosch FC as the legendary "Lions of the North" sniff ominously at the prospect of regaining a place in the Absa Premiership

  • WATCH: Aussie cricketers visit Smile Foundation

    20 February 2018 10:43 AM 29

    Johannesburg - Members of the Australian cricket team visited the Smile Foundation in Johannesburg on Tuesday, taking a break from their preparations for the first Test against the Proteas. Steve Smith, Cameron Bancroft, Pat Cummins, Mitch Marsh, Jhye Richardson and Mitch Starc were the players who attended to learn about the foundation’s work and spend

  • Stormers ditch targets for tour Down Under

    20 February 2018 10:30 AM 39

    Cape Town - In 2017 the Stormers left for a three-match tour of New Zealand full of hope. The Capetonians had started the season with six straight victories, including a seriously impressive 34-26 win over the Chiefs at Newlands. Defeat to eventual finalists the Lions the week before leaving for New Zealand did not dampen the spirits, and coach Robbie

  • Olympic finalist Musagala heads for SA

    20 February 2018 9:20 AM 30

    Cape Town - Uganda's Ronald Musagala is the latest addition to a stellar line up of internationally-acclaimed athletes who will be competing at the Athletix Grand Prix Series next month. Musagala is set to feature in the 1 500m on Thursday, March 1 at Ruimsig Stadium and 3 000m a week later on Thursday, March 8 at Tuks in Tshwane. He will line up against

  • McIlroy: Fans cost Tiger 2 shots a tournament

    20 February 2018 9:01 AM 27

    After playing his opening two rounds alongside Woods at the recent Genesis Open, McIlroy had a blunt assessment of the media circus that accompanies Woods whenever he takes to the course. “I swear, playing in front of all that, he gives up half a shot a day on the field," McIlroy said. "Like, it’s two shots a tournament he has to give to the field because