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Could this be Steve’s defining week?

By Chamu Wilson                          –    A blood and thunder encounter between Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs at Loftus Versfeld Stadium at 19h30 tonight has all the ingredients of a match baked in the oven that produces nothing but …

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Athlete brings out begging bowl

Botshabelo-based runner, Molelekoa Moliko, has brought out the begging bowl as he angles up for the 2018 Commonwealth Games qualification. Moliko is supposed to compete in at least three meetings for the South Africa Olympic team selectors to be able to assess whether he makes the set qualifying time of …

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No dance in Chippa dugout!

Dan “Dance” Malesela will dance no more in the Chippa United dugout after the team’s management decided to relieve the coach of his duties following a 3-1 home drubbing by Baroka FC on Tuesday night. Despite winning 2-0 against PSL returnees, Amazulu, Chippa United management were not impressed by Dance’s …

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Wits not so clever for Arrows!

Bidvest Wits’ appalling start to the season continued unabated on Wednesday night when Golden Arrows inflicted a 1-3 home defeat to the reigning PSL champions. Lerato Lamola drew first blood in the 33rd minute only for the Clever Boys to equalize five minutes later through Egyptian import, Amr Gamal, to …

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Amakhosi burst Benni’s bubble

Kaizer Chiefs finally produced a performance worthy smiling about for their legion of fans when they burst Benni McCarthy’s burst in a Premier League match played at Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday night. Two second half goals from ageless linkman, Sphiwe Tshabalala and 17year old debutant, Wiseman Meyiwa, saw Cape …

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MEC expects bigger turnout for O.R. Tambo Marathon

By Itumeleng Mokebe         –    The MEC for the Free State Department of Sports, Arts, Culture and Recreation (DSACR), Mathabo Leeto, has called for improved grassroots sports development in the province. Speaking at a media briefing on Free State O.R. Tambo Marathon at the Free State …

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Premier League resumes after international break

…as Sundowns ease into third on the log Mamelodi Sundowns have eased into third spot on the 16-team ABSA Premiership log table following their 2-1 Monday night victory over Free State Stars at Goble Park. Two beautiful goals on either side of the half time break from substitute, Percy Tau, …

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SA’s Kevin writes own history at US Open

By Chamu Wilson        –   On a weekend when the Springboks drew with Australia while Cape Town City FC set a date with Supersport United for the MTN 8 Wafa Wafa finals, the spotlight had its full glare on South African tennis star, Kevin Anderson, making history …

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FS athletes set to reap rewards

Athletes in the Free State are set to be rewarded for their efforts when the provincial Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation (DSACR) in partnership with the Free State Sport Confederation (FSSC) host the Free State Sport Awards ceremony scheduled for 22 September. The awards are meant to recognize …

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Baxter’s Cape Verde shock!

With soccer pundits tipping South Africa to steamroll past Cape Verde in a 2018 Fifa World Cup Qualification, Group D match at the Estadio Nacional de Cabo de Verde in Praia on Friday evening, it was the islanders who had the last laugh. It was a double tragedy for Bafana …

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