08:42 (GMT+2), Sat, 29 August 2015
16:00 (GMT+2), Thu, 27 August 2015
Jamaica's Usain Bolt ran the fastest time of the year in 19.55 seconds to win the world 200 metres title for a record fourth time and sweep the individual sprints at a major global championships for a fifth time on Thursday.
Five days after beating Justin Gatlin to win the 100 metres, the 29-year-old Olympic champion and world record holder again proved too strong for the in-form American, who finished second in 19.74 s... read more
09:52 (GMT+2), Thu, 27 August 2015
THE Castle Lager Proteas beat New Zealand by 62 runs in the third Momentum ODI to win the series 2-1 and leap frog their opponents into third place on the ICC rankings.
The Proteas won the toss and opted to bat first and posted a very competitive 283/7 to which New Zealand were only able to reply with 221 all out in 49.2 overs.
The match also marked a notable landmark for AB de Villiers who became the fastest player to s... read more
10:34 (GMT+2), Mon, 24 August 2015
MARTIN GUPTILL scored his maiden ODI century against the Castle Lager Proteas and his ninth overall to set up the Black Caps for a series-levelling victory by 8 wickets with 33 balls to spare in the second Momentum ODI at Senwes Park on Sunday.
It has been a wonderful tour for Guptill who won the man of the match award in the second KFC T20 International as well as the Man of that Series award.
His partnership of 126 in ... read more
14:37 (GMT+2), Fri, 21 August 2015
The Africa T20 Cup Tournament gets underway in early September and the Eastern Province team to participate in the tournament has been announced.
This inaugural tournament will see thirteen provincial teams plus Kenya, Zimbabwe and Namibia contest the cup. There will be four pools with 4 teams with the winners of each pool going through to a semi final. The matches will be played at Sahara Willowmore Park, Senwes Park, Diam... read more
15:30 (GMT+2), Mon, 17 August 2015
Following the retirement of Border Cricket Captain, Abongile Sodumo earlier this month, Border Cricket has announced that Jerry Nqolo will be the new Captain for Border Cricket.
Nqolo who was born in Alice, attended Dale College. He is a Right-hand batsman and a Right-arm medium bowler. He first made his debut for Border in 2010 and has played 38 first class matches to date, scoring 1304 runs with a highes... read more
15:17 (GMT+2), Mon, 17 August 2015
AS the Kings franchise looks forward to a significant period in its history, EP Rugby chief executive Charl Crous has announced a three-year clothing sponsorship deal with BLK South Africa, beginning in 2016.
The sponsorship will coincide with the Southern Kings' return to Super Rugby in 2016 and both parties are excited about the journey which lies ahead for rugby in the Eastern Cape region.
"This is the start ... read more
10:32 (GMT+2), Mon, 17 August 2015
THE New Zealand Black Caps beat the Oxigen Proteas by 32 runs in the second KFC T20 International match at SuperSport Park on Sunday to share the series 1-1. The Proteas had won the first match on Friday by 6 wickets.
The impressive Martin Guptill set up the Black Caps winning total after they had won the toss with his innings of 60 (35 balls, 6 fours and 3 sixes) and, in partnership with his captain, Kane Williamson, again... read more
11:39 (GMT+2), Sun, 16 August 2015
History was made at St Georges Park in Port Elizabeth on Saturday when Eastern Province Cricket voted in their first ever female vice president at their Annual General Meeting.
Di-Tai Marais was nominated by United Brothers from Zwide and will serve a three year term alongside her husband Hilton, who is also on the new Board.
Di-Tai has been involved in cricket administration for many years and said her immediate goal wa... read more
07:10 (GMT+2), Sun, 16 August 2015
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer praised his players for the way in which they bounced back against Argentina in Buenos Aires on Saturday, winning the Test by 26-12 at Vélez Sarsfield.
Bryan Habana and Lwazi Mvovo scored tries during a great first-half display. Pat Lambie added two conversions and two penalties, which saw the Springboks take a commanding 20-9 lead at the break.
The visitors squandered a number of try... read more
10:05 (GMT+2), Sat, 15 August 2015
THE Oxigen Proteas produced their best death bowling performance for a very long time to set up a comfortable six-wicket victory over New Zealand with 13 balls to spare in the first KFC T20 International match at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead on Friday.
New Zealand, having been put into bat, made a runaway start when they scored 56 without loss in the six Powerade powerplay overs and followed that up with 62 runs in the next eig... read more
09:07 (GMT+2), Wed, 12 August 2015
Victor Matfield will captain the Springboks against Argentina on Saturday, with Zane Kirchner, Lwazi Mvovo, Pat Lambie, Willem Alberts, Marcel van der Merwe, Adriaan Strauss and Trevor Nyakane all getting their first starts of the season.
Jan Serfontein and Schalk Brits have also been included in the match-23 for the first time this season.
A total of 28 players will travel to South America on Wednesday to play the Pumas... read more
07:46 (GMT+2), Wed, 12 August 2015
EP KINGS coach Brent Janse van Rensburg has kept the changes to a minimum as his team prepare for their second Absa Currie Cup Premier Division game against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday (August 15).
The Kings went down 51-14 to the Lions in Port Elizabeth on Saturday but Janse van Rensburg said on Tuesday (August 11) he did not think it would be appropriate to make wholesale changes at this stage.
The only change in ... read more
12:24 (GMT+2), Tue, 11 August 2015
Ireland have moved up to a highest ever second place in the latest World Rugby Rankings behind the All Blacks after beating Wales 35-21 in a World Cup World Cup warm-up match in Cardiff on Saturday.
South Africa's shock 25 - 37 Rugby Championship loss to Argentina in Durban sees the Springboks drop three places to 5th, behind England who are stable in four place.
Australia climb two places to third after ... read more
16:09 (GMT+2), Thu, 06 August 2015
Experienced flanker Luke Watson will captain the EP Kings when they open their Absa Currie Cup Premier Division campaign against the Golden Lions at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday (August 8, 14.15).
While coach Brent Janse van Rensburg has had to deal with the unavailability of several players through injury, he was able to name a relatively experienced squad as the Kings prepare for their seco... read more