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Ahmed taunts Aussies, Warner leads fightback
Added: 24 Oct 2014
DUBAI — David Warner’s aggressive half century spurred Australia to a solid 113 without loss after Sarfraz Ahmed’s belligerent century lifted Pakistan to 454 on the second day of the first Test yesterday...

Gold top of list for Sharks director [P]
Added: 24 Oct 2014
AFTER weeks of speculation as to who would be taking up the vacant director of rugby post at the Sharks, fans will be relieved to know that the wait is now over...

Lions are excited, not nervous, says captain Whiteley
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — Excitement rather than nerves is building ahead of the Currie Cup final against Western Province in Cape Town on Saturday, Golden Lions captain Warren Whiteley says...

Province pick ‘A’ team
Added: 24 Oct 2014
CAPE TOWN — Nizaam Carr and Jaco Taute have both been named in the Western Province run-on team to face the Golden Lions in tomorrow’s Currie Cup final at Newlands...

Birds derail PSL ‘Gautrain’ from its winning track
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — Moroka Swallows caretaker coach Fani Madida says his side “derailed” Premiership log leaders Kaizer Chiefs after playing to a 1-1 draw at FNB Stadium on Wednesday night...

Rampant Real ruthless against Reds
Added: 24 Oct 2014
LIVERPOOL — Brendan Rodgers conceded Liverpool had been taught a lesson after Real Madrid swept to an imperious 3-0 victory that left his side in severe danger of Champions League elimination...

Wenger has high praise for Podolski, who scores the winner
Added: 24 Oct 2014
BRUSSELS — Arsene Wenger heaped praise on Lukas Podolski after the German international came off the bench to seal a 2-1 win in a remarkable finish to Arsenal’s Champions League clash with Anderlecht on Wednesday...

Flintoff to play for Brisbane
Added: 24 Oct 2014
MELBOURNE — Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joined Brisbane Heat on a short-term deal in the Big Bash League (BBL) yesterday, extending his surprise return to Twenty20 cricket...

Schumie needs years to recover
Added: 24 Oct 2014
PARIS — A French doctor treating stricken former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher said yesterday that the German ace is making progress, but will need years to recover...

Sharapova’s hope of trumping Serena takes a nosedive
Added: 24 Oct 2014
SINGAPORE — Maria Sharapova’s hopes of ending a year as world number one for the first time in her career faded dramatically yesterday when she crashed in straight sets to Petra Kvitova at the WTA Finals...

No. 1 back at her best
Added: 24 Oct 2014
SINGAPORE — One day after suffering her heaviest defeat since she was a teenager, Serena Williams was back to her brilliant best as she swatted aside Eugenie Bouchard 6-1, 6-1 in her final round robin match at the WTA Finals yesterday...

School kids get to play the Proteas in KFC mini cricket
Added: 24 Oct 2014
KFC Mini-Cricket is giving three schools a unique opportunity to play against the world’s best in the KFC Mini-Cricket Kids vs Proteas Tour competition...

Titans eye two victories in one-day series, says Davids
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — Titans captain Henry Davids says his side are targeting two wins in a row in the domestic one-day series, with their first assignment against the Cobras at SuperSport Park in Centurion today...

Top Aussie honour for Folau
Added: 24 Oct 2014
SYDNEY — Fullback Israel Folau has won the top individual honour in Australian rugby union after clinching the John Eales Medal...

Mad rush for RWC tickets
Added: 24 Oct 2014
LONDON — Organisers are bracing themselves for having to disappoint thousands of rugby fans despite nearly a million tickets being purchased for next year’s World Cup in England during last month’s general sale...

Kenyan doping meeting
Added: 24 Oct 2014
CAPE TOWN — The World Anti-Doping Agency has met with Kenyan officials over a government-commissioned report into alleged doping and its conclusion that the East African country has no effective programme to fight drug cheating...

Van Wyk would love a World Cup call-up
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — There are still one or two places up for grabs in South Africa’s one-day side for next year’s ICC Cricket World Cup and Dolphins opener Morné van Wyk said he would love to be in contention...

Let us acknowledge our cricket heroes [P]
Added: 24 Oct 2014
CRICKET, it could be fair to say, is a game that appeals to a select few...

Bouncing off the walls [P]
Added: 24 Oct 2014
YOU will be forgiven for not knowing what parkour is and forgiven again if you think someone is crazy for jumping off high obstacles or doing front flips between buildings...

Unimagined victory
Added: 24 Oct 2014
PRETORIA — Maritzburg United coach Steve Komphela was pleasantly surprised by his team’s performance, where the visitors handed SuperSport United a 4-1 drubbing in their Premiership encounter on Wednesday night...

Downs draw disappoints
Added: 24 Oct 2014
PORT ELIZABETH — Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane rued his tactical plan following a 1-1 draw against Chippa United in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday night...

Friendly rivals reunited
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — Wits coach Gavin Hunt says he is delighted to see old friend Gordon Igesund back in the local fold ahead of their Telkom Knockout showdown in Johannesburg this weekend...

Turning point for Polokwane
Added: 24 Oct 2014
JOHANNESBURG — A stunning midweek victory could be the turning point for Premiership strugglers Polokwane City, according to midfielder Tokelo Langa, after keeping their heads up through trying times...

Bafana Bafana rise 10 places to 57
Added: 24 Oct 2014
CAPE TOWN — Following their unbeaten run in the Afcon 2015 qualifying rounds, Bafana Bafana have risen 10 places in the Fifa rankings...

‘Mercenary’ Williams slots back into the All Blacks
Added: 24 Oct 2014
WELLINGTON — Former All Blacks coach Laurie Mains yesterday labelled code-hopping rugby star Sonny Bill Williams a mercenary, albeit a supremely talented one...

Dolphins hot on Cobras’ heels [P]
Added: 24 Oct 2014
TONIGHT’S One Day Cup clash against the Lions in Potchefstroom is an important one for the Dolphins, who will be keen to take the four points on offer after stuttering against the Warriors last Sunday...



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