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  • Win tickets to the ODI at Newlands!

    22 November 2013 1:37 PM 73

    November 21 2013 at 08:43pm IOL and Cricket South Africa are partnering to give five lucky readers and their friends the chance watch the Proteas’ One-Day International against Pakistan at Newlands on Sunday, November 24. To stand a chance to win, all you have to do is answer the following question: How many ODIs are South Africa and Pakistan playing

  • ‘Yeye’ not giving up on Bafana career

    22 November 2013 1:05 PM 85

    November 22 2013 at 03:03pm By Tshepang Mailwane Johannesburg – It would take some getting used to for Reneilwe “Yeye” Letsholonyane, watching Bafana Bafana’s games on television now that head coach Gordon Igesund is building a squad for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with younger players. But the 31-year-old Kaizer Chiefs midfielder refuses to believe

  • Du Preez and Kolbe return to boost Bok Sevens

    22 November 2013 12:56 PM 83

    The Springbok Sevens squad for the next two rounds of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Dubai and Port Elizabeth shows three changes from the 12-man group that finished fourth at the Gold Coast in October. The squad has been bolstered by the return to full fitness by livewire scrumhalf Branco du Preez and the inclusion of Junior Springbok attacking star Cheslin

  • SA double up on day one of Africa Sprint Champs

    22 November 2013 11:15 AM 88

    Team South Africa struck gold on the opening day of the African Canoe Sprint Championships in the Tunisian capital on Thursday when they bagged two gold medals and two silver medals. The first continental title came from Pietermaritzburg teenager Bryan Le Roux took the junior men’s 1000m K1 title by a comfortable seven seconds over Egyptian Karim Emad Abdelsamie

  • SA plan super send-off for Faf's 'I do's'

    22 November 2013 7:05 AM 100

    November 22 2013 at 08:21am By Zaahier Adams Cape Town – Familiarity breeds success. That seems to be the case with the Proteas in their seemingly never-ending battles with Pakistan. South Africa have won six matches on the trot – across the two limited-overs formats – and have the opportunity to make it seven in a row at Newlands on Friday in the second

  • Lambie must be at No 10, nowhere else - Sport LIVE

    22 November 2013 5:44 AM 90

    “Pat Lambie is going to play at No 10, that’s it,” White said unequivocally this week. “He is not going to play anywhere else for the Sharks except at flyhalf.” White, who dropped the Brumbies to head the Sharks in October, brought the team together to train for the first time this week. A squad of 39 players, sans the eight Sharks currently touring

  • Stone well-placed after round one

    21 November 2013 5:04 PM 82

    Playing his first South African Open as a professional, Brandon Stone signed for a solid opening round of two under 70 at Glendower Golf Club on Thursday. Stone had to pre-qualify for the co-sanctioned European and Sunshine Tour event, and will be hoping to become the first pre-qualifier to go on to win the event since Tim Clark in 2002. "I think hitting

  • Elgar stars for Knights

    21 November 2013 4:30 PM 121

    Dean Elgar crafted his way to a century to help the Chevrolet Knights to 307-8 at stumps on the first day of their Sunfoil Series match against the Chevrolet Warriors at Buffalo Park in East London on Thursday. Opening batsman Elgar, who brought up his 19th first-class ton off 155 deliveries, eventually made his way to 122 off 171 balls with 16 fours

  • Cobras take control over Dolphins

    21 November 2013 4:17 PM 178

    Stiaan van Zyl struck an aggressive half-century to propel the Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras to 128-3 at stumps after they had bowled the Sunfoil Dolphins out for a paltry 88 on the first day of their Sunfoil Series match at the Pietermaritzburg Oval on Thursday. Van Zyl smashed his way to an impressive 63 not out off just 75 balls with 11 fours before bad light

  • Gaxa seeks consistency at Chiefs

    21 November 2013 11:02 AM 90

    With the season well underway and games coming thick and fast, Kaizer Chiefs defender Siboniso Gaxa says he wants to perform at a consistent level, which could see him back in the Bafana Bafana mix ahead of the upcoming Championship of African Nations (Chan) tournament. "When you watch the best players in the world, you see them consistently playing