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  • Charl Schwartzel, Marco Crespi share South African Open Championship lead

    24 November 2013 9:22 PM 108

    The local favourite shot the lowest round of the day on Friday to head into the weekend alongside Crespi at 12-under overall in Johannesburg, one shot clear of nearest challenger Morten Orum Madsen. Schwartzel's second round got off to the perfect start with birdies on the opening three holes before adding another two and an eagle to reach the turn seven

  • No NFF decision on foreign coach yet

    24 November 2013 5:48 PM 116

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has moved to clarify the situation of Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi. Nigeria’s sports minister, Bolaji Abdullahi last week announced that a “foreign technical assistant” will be drafted in to the Super Eagles backroom staff if Keshi makes such a request. The NFF has now revealed that no decision has been reached

  • Warriors, Knights play out draw

    24 November 2013 4:35 PM 102

    Simon Harmer took a five-wicket haul before the Chevrolet Warriors and Knights Sunfoil Series match ended in a draw on the fourth day of their clash in East London on Sunday. Off-spinner Harmer captured 5-92 off 44 overs as the Knights were bowled out for 284 in their second innings at the end of an extended second session. Johan van der Wath struck

  • Stars rescue a point against AmaZulu

    24 November 2013 4:01 PM 93

    Free State Stars scored a second-half equaliser to earn a point as their Absa Premiership clash against AmaZulu ended in a 1-1 draw at Goble Park on Sunday afternoon. Usuthu opened the scoring early in the first half through Ayanda Dlamini but Carlington Nyadombo scored an own-goal deep into the second half to level the scores. Usuthu broke the deadlock

  • Bantwana Fail At Final Hurdle

    24 November 2013 4:00 PM 100

    The South African Womens under-17 team (Bantwana) failed at the final hurdle against their Zambian counterparts at the Bidvest Stadium on Sunday afternoon, as they lost 3-1 in the second leg, 6-4 over both legs. After the first leg ended in a 3-3 draw, Bantwana only needed a low-scoring draw or victory to qualify for the under-17 World Cup finals in Costa

  • Polokwane stun Tuks - PSL

    24 November 2013 3:37 PM 101

    University of Pretoria’s ‘second season blues’ continued on Sunday when they were humbled 3-0 by Polokwane City in an Absa Premiership match at the old Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday. AmaTuks were a revelation in their debut top flight campaign last term, but are finding the second season a much tougher prospect. In this match they found themselves 3-0 down by half time and City were even happy

  • Tailenders give Pakistan a boost

    24 November 2013 1:39 PM 160

    November 24 2013 at 03:38pm By SAPA Cape Town – Debutant tailenders Bilawal Bhatti and Anwar Ali defied a strong South African bowling attack to enable Pakistan to post 218 for nine in the first one-day international against South Africa at Newlands on Sunday. Bhatti (39) and Ali (43 not out) put on 74 for the eighth wicket after Pakistan's recognised

  • Simukonda slams strikers Cup defeat

    24 November 2013 11:16 AM 95

    Nchanga Rangers coach Fighton Simukonda has slammed his strikers’ performance in the 2013 Barclays Cup final loss to Red Arrows. Nchanga squandered a 1-0 lead to lose 3-1 to Arrows on Saturday in the Barclays Cup final played at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka. The losing sides’ lone goal came from a defensive midfielder when Martin Daka capitalised on a poor clearance

  • Arrows are Barclays champions

    24 November 2013 10:14 AM 135

    A SECOND-HALF blitz from an all-firing Red Arrows yesterday blew away Nchanga Rangers in this exciting 2013 Barclays Cup final played before a capacity crowd to lift their first ever title in eight years. As Red Arrows coach George Lwandamina was savouring his first major title as the airmen coach, Chipolopolo coach Patrice Beaumelle was left sweating

  • Kaizer Chiefs 0-1 Platinum Stars: Dikwena into another Cup final

    23 November 2013 8:21 PM 93

    Platinum Stars have booked their spot in the final of the Telkom Knockout Cup with a 1-0 win over Kaizer Chiefs in match played at the FNB Stadium on Saturday night Kaizer Chiefs were more energetic in the opening minutes of the game against Platinum Stars, and they should have at least scored two goals in the first 15 minutes. Don't Miss Q & A with Lucky