11:55 (GMT+2), Sat, Saturday, February 28, 2015
New Zealand have beaten Australia by one wicket in a world cup thriller at a packed Eden Park in Auckland.
In a low-scoring game, Australia was bowled out for 151 in 32 overs and the black caps then limped across the line, finishing on 152 for 9 in 23.1 overs.
Kane Williamson finished on 45 not out and finished the match with a 6 as all around him crumbled after his captain Brenden Mccullum had set the platform with a qu... read more
15:30 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, February 27, 2015
The Eastern Province Kings have, after extended negotiations with the Leopards, secured the services of up and coming backline stars Luther Obi and Sylvian Mahuza.
EP Kings CEO, Charl Crous said following the commercial agreement between the two unions both Obi and Mahuza, who have been in Nelson Mandela Bay since January, would be released by the Leopards and contracted to the Kings. They will also both be included i... read more
12:52 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, February 27, 2015
The Proteas registered the biggest victory in the history of the World Cup when they thrashed the West Indies by 257 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.
Chasing South Africa's 408 for 5, the Windies folded to 151 all out in 33 overs as Imran Tahir took 5 for 45 in his ten overs.
Earlier, it was the AB de Villiers show as the Proteas captain blazed his way to 162 not out off 66 balls with 17 fours... read more
10:22 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, February 27, 2015
Proteas captain AB de Villiers blasted his way into the record books today with the fastest 150 in ODI history as South Africa posted 408 for 5 in their 50 overs in their World Cup Pool B clash against the West Indies at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Their total is also the highest one day score ever on Australian soil and the second highest in the history of the world cup.
De Villiers finished on 162 not out o... read more
07:53 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Former Chevrolet Warriors captain Davy Jacobs has announced his retirement from first class cricket and one day cricket.
He says a myriad of injuries and surgeries in recent years has taken his toll and that he's decided not to sign another contract with the Warriors.
While he's hoping to still play some T-20 cricket in the UK, the 32 year-old wicket keeper/batsmen says ankle and thumb surgery last year wer... read more
13:27 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The SA Rugby Union has announced it much anticipated transformation strategy that will take rugby in the country forward.
The wide-ranging plan rests on six legs and according to Saru it is not a "quota system".
Read the full SARU statement below:
The Strategic Transformation Plan (STP) of the South African Rugby Union (SARU) was the culmination of two years' hard work and consultation, Mr Oregan Hoskins... read more
16:10 (GMT+2), Sun, Sunday, February 22, 2015
The Proteas will have to pick themselves up from the 130 run defeat against India for Friday’s third World Cup clash against the West Indies.
India outplayed the Proteas with the bat and the ball to record their third biggest winning margin against South Africa.
After Proteas captain AB De Villiers pulled off a brilliant direct throw from extra cover to dismiss Rohit Sharma, Man of the Match, Shikhar Dhawan, who sm... read more
11:54 (GMT+2), Mon, Monday, February 16, 2015
European Tour winner Richard Sterne has set his sights on achieving a unique record in South African golf when he tees it up in the 2015 Africa Open at East London Golf Club from 5-8 March.
Speaking from California where he competed in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on the PGA Tour, Sterne said that he wants to become the first winner of all of South Africa’s European Tour co-sanctioned tournaments and the ... read more
10:29 (GMT+2), Mon, Monday, February 16, 2015
South Africa remain in pole position on the HSBC Sevens World Series log table after the Springbok Sevens finished third at the USA Sevens rugby tournament on Monday morning (SA time).
Fiji denied the Springbok Sevens a third successive Cup final appearance in Las Vegas when they won a closely fought semi-final 24-19 at the Sam Boyd Stadium, where South Africa have won the previous two Cup titles.
Fiji went on to beat cl... read more
12:22 (GMT+2), Sun, Sunday, February 15, 2015
DAVID MILLER and JP Duminy shared a spectacular unbroken world record fifth wicket partnership of 256 to set the Castle Lager Proteas up for a 62-run victory over neighbouring Zimbabwe in their opening ICC Cricket World Cup Pool B game at Hamilton on Sunday.
It was a partnership that started with a much needed rescue act after Zimbabwe, having won the toss, reduced the Proteas to 83/4, then a period of consolidation and fin... read more
09:40 (GMT+2), Thu, Thursday, February 12, 2015
Orlando Pirates came from behind to beat AmaZulu 2-1 in an Absa Premiership match at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Wednesday night.
Bloemfontein Celtic put the pressure on unbeaten Premier League leaders Kaizer Chiefs in a goalless draw in Bloemfontein.
Tha Amakhosi still have a a healthy lead of 13 points at the top of the log ahead of second-placed defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns.
In other matches: Aj... read more
11:23 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, February 11, 2015
It was an inauspicious start for Ernst Middendorp as the new coach of Chippa United on Tuesday night.
The PE-based franchise went down 2 - 1 to University of Pretoria at the Tuks Stadium..
Tuks opened the scoring in the 34th minute through Atusaye Nyondo before Erick Chipeta levelled matters in the 51st minute.
But, barely four minutes later, Denver Mukamba, netted again for the students which was enough to secure the... read more
10:42 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, February 11, 2015
THE competitive start of the World Cup can’t come soon enough for the Castle Lager Proteas judging by their off-colour performance in their final warm-up match against New Zealand at Christchurch on Wednesday.
The hosts won by a massive 134 runs after compiling an impressive 331/8 in their 50 overs and then running through the Proteas top order who were 62/6 midway through the 14th over. Trent Boult, who finished with... read more
09:34 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Chippa United have appointed Nigerian defender James Okwuosa as club captain for the second half of the season.
The announcement was made by Chippa owner Siviwe Mpengesi on Monday after he consulted with former skipper Andile Mbenyane and both agreed it was time to pass the armband on.
Mbenyane told his boss that he had been captain for many years and wanted to focus on his game for now.
Manti Moholo will be the vice-... read more
09:30 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Englishman Andy Sullivan has targeted a South African double in the Africa Open at East London Golf Club after capturing the 104th South African Open Championship in January
Sullivan tied local hero Charl Schwartzel in regulation play at Glendower Golf Club and triumphed at the first extra hole of a sudden-death play-off.
Having broken his maiden European Tour duck, the Englishman carried his form to a top 20 in the Comm... read more