FIFA favours Patrice Motsepe for African football presidency

FIFA has asked three candidates to back South Africa’s Patrice Motsepe in the up-coming Confederation of African Football (CAF) presidential election, a source close to one of the candidates told AFP. The previous incumbent Ahmad Ahmad was banned for breaches of FIFA’s ethical code but has had the ban suspended by the Court of Arbitration […]

Mzansi calls for Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune to be fired

South Africans have gone for the jugular, attacking goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune and coach Gavin Hunt after Chiefs lost their last game of the month on Sunday night, finishing February without a single win. Twitter has been littered with videos of Khune’s blapses on the field after Amakhosi were handed a 4-0 defeat by Wydad Casablanca […]

She is here: Mamelodi Sundowns star welcomes his newborn baby girl

It’s a good day for Mamelodi Sundown player, Lyle Lakay as he has added a new member to his family. The player took to his social media to announce the arrival of his baby girl. Lyle made the news official yesterday and his fans flooded the comment section with congratulatory messages. In his heartwarming post, […]

Caster Semenya takes her case to European Court of Human Rights

South Africa’s track star, Caster Semenya is not giving up the fight to compete in her favoured events. The former Olympic champion is now appealing to the European Court of Human Rights. Semenya wants to overturn a World Athletics’ rule on the regulation of hormones. And she has the backing of the Sports, Arts and […]

Update on Golf legend Tiger Woods’ car accident

American golfing legend Tiger Woods has been taken to hospital after he was injured in a car accident in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to reports coming out of the United States. The circumstances leading up to the accident are unclear but according to Golf Digest Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg said that the 15-time major […]

Tiger Woods involved in a horrific accident

Tiger Woods in surgery after being involved in a horrible accident. The LA County Sheriff’s Department said that it “responded to a single-vehicle rollover” accident in which the “vehicle sustained major damage”. The 15-time golf major champion, 45, had to be “extricated from the wreck” by firefighters and paramedics. Tiger Woods is in surgery after […]

Willard Katsande causes a stir with his phone during Kaizer Chiefs game

Football fans were left unimpressed by midfielder Willard Katsande after their 1-1 draw against SuperSport United in a DStv Premiership on Saturday. Katsande started the game and lasted 64 minutes on the field as he was substituted following a shoulder injury. In his rare start this season, undoubtedly, Katsande had a solid shift until he […]

All Blacks legend Dan Carter retires at 38

All Blacks legend Dan Carter, a three-time world player of the year and double World Cup-winner, announced his retirement on Saturday. The fly-half, who remains the record points-scorer in both Test and Super Rugby, said he was “sad” to call it quits. I’m officially retiring from professional rugby,” the 38-year-old wrote on Instagram. “A sport […]

Kaizer Chiefs replaces Itumeleng Khune

Kaizer Chiefs have relieved Itumeleng Khune off his captaincy duties. Chiefs coach Gavin Hunt confirmed that defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele is now the team’s captain after his side lost 2-1 to AmaZulu in a DStv Premiership match at FNB Stadium on Wednesday. Khune has now conceded 12 league goals in six matches this season following the […]

Faf du Plessis retires from Test cricket

Faf du Plessis has announced his retirement from Test cricket. The former Proteas captain announced his decision on Instagram. Du Plessis made his Test debut against Australia in Adelaide back in 2012, notching up a century which helped the Proteas secure a draw. He played the last of his 69 Tests in Pakistan, where South […]