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Lukhanyo Am was appointed as The Sharks captain for the 2020 Super Rugby competition

World Cup winning centre Lukhanyo Am has been appointed Sharks captain for the 2020 Super Rugby season, taking over the captaincy duties from scrumhalf Louis Schreuder. Am, along with his vice-captains Andre Esterhuizen, Makazole Mapimpi, Curwin Bosch, Thomas du Toit...

Siya Kolisi voted rugby personality of the year

Siya Kolisi was voted the UK Rugby Union Writers’ Club personality of the year for 2019 on Monday after leading South Africa to their emotional World Cup triumph in Japan. The Springboks’ captain was recognised with the annual Pat Marshall...

Larsen fired by Chippa after Pirates defeat!

The Chilli Boys suffered a narrow 2-1 loss at the hands of Pirates at the weekend, to condemn the Port Elizabeth-based outfit to five matches without registering a victory since the new campaign got underway. It comes as no surprise...

Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion can compete after Swiss court ruling

Caster Semenya will not need to take testosterone-reducing medication to compete after a Swiss court temporarily suspended a new IAAF ruling. The Olympic 800m champion, 28, last month lost her challenge to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) against...

Banyana Banyana will earn equal match fees to Bafana Bafana

The Banyana Banyana, will receive the same pay as their male counterparts for the first time ever as they head to the FIFA World Cup. Last November it was announced that South Africa's national women's football Team, the Banyana Banyana,...

Caster Semenya hinted at early retirement

A day after losing a historic court decision, Caster Semenya hinted at early retirement on social media but was also entered to compete at a professional track meet in Qatar. The South African runner failed in her appeal of a...

Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane and Orlando Pirates forward Thembinkosi Lorch scoop monthly awards

BY Austin Ditlhobolo The PSL announced the league's monthly awards winners on Wednesday afternoon Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane and Orlando Pirates forward Thembinkosi Lorch have scooped Premier Soccer League (PSL) monthly awards. Mosimane and Lorch have been named Coach of the Month...

Two points dropped for Sundowns as Polokwane snatch a draw in Tshwane

Mamelodi Sundowns squandered the chance to join Bidvest Wits at the top of the Premiership standings after they could only manage a 1-1 draw with Polokwane City at the Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Tuesday night. The home side scored early...

Silva Slams Pitso In Scathing Rant: An Open Letter

By Soccer Laduma he 25-year-old Guinea-Bissau international joined Sundowns at the start of the season to much fanfare, with the former Liverpool and Chelsea academy player penning a deal as the club sought to challenge on all fronts once again. However,...

Minister Tokozile Xasa says Banyana Banyana’s players earn 10 times less than Bafana Bafana

Banyana Banyana’s players earn about 10 times less than their male counterparts for match bonuses. According to Minister of Sport Tokozile Xasa’s answer to a parliamentary question by EFF MP Pebane Moteka, Banyana’s players receive a match bonus of R5...

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18 and 14 years jail time for two women convicted of...

Cynthia Mosupi and Sharon Twala were found guilty of kidnapping and murdering the 18-year-old from Eletsa Secondary School in Lethlabile, near Brits in North...

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