Chippa United's attempt to sneak a quick double over Cape Town City was thwarted as the sides played to a goalless draw in their DStv Premiership clash at a misty Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane on Wednesday.
Even with a confusing coaching structure‚ where Dylan Kerr joined the club as head coach but has not concluded the deal yet‚ and is watching from the stands awaiting a work permit‚ Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila (TTM) have undergone a dramatic revival.
A question on whether Orlando Pirates should be considered serious DStv Premiership title contenders as they hit form in the crucial death end of the 2020-21 season was deflected like a neat Tshegofatso Mabasa header by coach Josef Zinnbauer on Tuesday.
South African Football Association (Safa) chief executive officer Tebogo Motlanthe is adamant that Bafana Bafana's crucial Africa Cup of Nations Cup qualifier against Ghana will be played at FNB Stadium on March 25 as originally planned and this will not change.
Limited-overs cricket has left contemporary batsmen with a weak defence making them particularly susceptible on turning tracks, India captain Virat Kohli said ahead of the final test against England which begins in Ahmedabad on Thursday.
New Zealand's government remains committed to hosting the next women's Rugby World Cup even if it is postponed until 2022 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sports Minister Grant Robertson said on Wednesday.
Australia opening batsman David Warner said on Wednesday he regretted rushing his comeback from a groin strain during the test series against India in January, admitting it had probably set back his recovery.
Boxing trainer Bernie Pailman is pleading with local boxers, specifically those who have to work harder for their victories, to take a leaf out of the book of Saul Canelo Alvarez if they aspire to rise to stardom.
Orlando Pirates, struggling with inconsistency at tail end of 2020 and start of 2021, have hit form again, methodically notching another DStv Premiership victory 2-1 against Bloemfontein Celtic in Soweto on Tuesday evening.
Josef Zinnbauer says tactical changes‚ the introduction of Kabelo Dlamini‚ and a “wake-up call” for the players from the coach in the change room at the break helped his team rally to Saturday’s 3-1 Nedbank Cup last-16 win over Maritzburg United.
Denis Onyango hobbled off with an ankle injury in Mamelodi Sundowns’ crushing win over Algerian side CR Belouizdad in a Caf Champions League group match played in Tanzania at the weekend‚ but co-coach Manqoba Mngqithi is confident the goalkeeper’s knock is not a serious one.
India will go into the fourth and final test against a spin-scarred England on Thursday needing only a draw to win the series, which will also seal their spot in the June final of the inaugural World Test Championship against New Zealand.