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  • All set for new year’s festival of cricket

    23 November 2013 12:56 PM 96

    Cricket South Africa (CSA) today unveiled an exciting plan to ensure players, fans and the broader public enjoy the traditional New Year fixture at Sahara Park Newlands. The Festival of Cricket is an exciting three-day event which will see all the current Proteas and Franchise players participating in a New Year cricket extravaganza. CSA and the South

  • Cobras crush Dolphins - Local Cricket

    23 November 2013 10:28 AM 98

    Pietermaritzburg – A terrific spell of seam bowling by Beuran Hendricks led the defending four-day champions the Cape Cobras to an innings and 98-run victory over the Dolphins in their season-opener in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday. The left-armer bagged six for 54 and a match haul of nine for 75 as the hosts were bundled out for 212 just before lunch

  • Faf: You have to feel for Davids

    23 November 2013 10:08 AM 96

    November 21 2013 at 03:46pm By SAPA Johannesburg – Despite South Africa's third victory in a row over Pakistan in T20 Internationals, captain Faf du Plessis is concerned about batting Henry Davids out of position. Davids who opens for the Titans and has been in good form this season, has had two failures in national colours batting out of position in the middle

  • Africa needs more local coaches, says Caf coach

    22 November 2013 8:55 PM 104

    Confederation of African Football (Caf) technical instructor Ben Koufie says Africa must produce more local coaches at the top level. Koufie, who teaches Caf's equivalent of Uefa's A licence, is concerned by the number of foreign coaches in Africa. "This must change. Africa must own its own space if we are going to get the respect of the world," he said. Of the 10 nations

  • Bantwana out to seal World Cup spot

    22 November 2013 7:26 PM 97

    South African U17 Women's National team (Bantwana) head coach Sheryl Botes has warned the players against complacency if they are to book their seats to the Fifa U17 Women's World Cup final in Costa Rica next year. The South Africans play host to Zambia in a crucial qualifier on Sunday at the BidVest Stadium, kick-off at 15h00. The Bantwana squad knows

  • Viljoen puts skids under Titans

    22 November 2013 6:22 PM 92

    Hardus Viljoen served up a superb spell of fast bowling to restrict The Unlimited Titans to 278-6 at stumps on the second day of their Sunfoil Series match against the bizhub Highveld Lions at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday. Fast bowler Viljoen recorded figures of 4-58 off 15 overs as the Titans ended the day still 141 runs behind the Lions’

  • Prince, White lift Warriors

    22 November 2013 6:09 PM 91

    Ashwell Prince and David White shared in a 134-run partnership to help the Chevrolet Warriors to 228-5 at stumps in their first innings on the second day of their Sunfoil Series match against the Chevrolet Knights at Buffalo Park in East London on Friday. Prince eventually scored 72 off 150 balls with 13 fours while opening batsman White weighed in with 73 off 187 deliveries

  • Wits ready for Black Aces

    22 November 2013 5:39 PM 96

    Tholakele Mnganga | Today, 16:10 JOHANNESBURG – The Premier Soccer League (PSL) continues on Friday evening with a fixture between Bidvest Wits and Mpumalanga Black Aces. He will be looking to claim all three points as he looks to move his tenth–place side up the PSL log. Wits General Manager George Mogotsi is well aware that the former boss is back to steal

  • CSA unveil New Year's festival

    22 November 2013 4:10 PM 81

    This one is for the guys... First of all, congratulations to Sachin Tendulkar on a prolific career – but that’s where it ends because his 200th and final Test match was farcical to say the least, writes blogger, ALFraser.

  • White: Sharks will win Super Rugby

    22 November 2013 4:02 PM 83

    EWN Sport | Nov 22nd, 16:28 CAPE TOWN – Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White on Friday said his team will win the Super Rugby next season. In an interview on the team's website, he said, “I have told them [the team] they are going to win Super Rugby [and] if they don't believe it, then it is not going to happen.” He coached the Springboks to their second