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Baxter opts for youth in COSAFA Cup

South Africa national soccer team coach, Stuart Baxter, has put his trust in youth when he announced his preliminary list of 34 players today (03 May) who will be vying for consideration into the final team for the upcoming 2018 COSAFA Cup tournament set to be staged in Limpopo province. …

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Cheetahs date Scarlets in Guiness Pro 14 playoffs

    By Trendzz Sports Correspondent The Free State Toyota Cheetahs will contest in their first ever Guinness Pro 14 play-offs when they lock horns with defending champions, Scarlets in Wales this Saturday (5 May). The match kicks off in Llanelli at 19:35. The Bloemfontein-based side reached the final series following a …

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Au revoir Arsene Wenger!

One of the longest serving soccer managers in the English Premier League, Arsene Wenger will no longer be part of the Arsenal dugout at the end of the current season. With a year left on his contract, Wenger, 68, has revealed in a letter that “after careful consideration”, he has …

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COSAFA Cup gets bigger, better

In a show of approval for the COSAFA Cup, all the 14 members of Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) will take part in the 2018 edition of annual regional soccer tournament set for the Limpopo province in South Africa. The tournament, meant for players plying their trade in …

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Will Morocco host Africa’s 2nd World Cup?

By Chamu Wilson      – Morocco is angling up for an opportunity to stage the biggest world soccer jamboree, the FIFA World Cup, in 2026. South Africa successfully hosted the first ever World Cup on African soil in 2010 and , eight years later, the continent is set to …

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Athletics; SA’s ‘gold cow’

The curtain came down on the 2018 Commonwealth Games with Team South Africa marginally missing their targeted 5th place finish at the Gold Coast sports jamboree. SA finished their campaign sixth on the overall medals table, with 13 gold, 11 silver and 13 bronze medals to their name. Although their medal …

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Caster powers her way to double glory

  South African middle distance runner, Caster Semenya, powered her way to a double gold, breaking Seychelles’Joanna Houareau’s 15-year old record in the process at the 2018 Commonwealth Games today (13 April) in Gold Coast, Australia. Today’s achievement comes hot on the heels of similar exploits in the 1 500m …

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Seven more medals for Team SA

Team South Africa’s fine run continued on Day 8 of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games today (12 April) with the team adding one gold, two silver and four bronze medals to their already impressive tally. Starting the day with a medal haul of 26, ten of which were gold, …

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SA shines in men’s 100m at Commonwealth Games

By Chamu Wilson   – The Men’s 100m final at the on-going Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia today (Monday 09 April) turned into a South African affair with Akani Simbine and Henrico Bruintjies claiming first and second positions ahead of Jamaican Yohan Blake. Simbine touched the rope in a time …

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The Mourinho of SA soccer

Is Pitso allowing his mouth to run away from him? Manchester United coach, Jose Mourinho, is a man who is known for many things, chief among them, his alacrity to break the bank in his quest to assemble a galaxy of players. The current Red Devils’ squad which include Paula …

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