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Boxing loses another legend as Nick Du Randt dies

The Legendary boxing trainer Nick Durandt passed away last night in a motorcycle crash near Clarens. #RIP #NickDuRandt Du Randt, who was the president of the Crusaders Bike Club, collided with a vehicle on the road between Bethlehem and Clarens on Friday afternoon. His son Damien says he was with him in hospital when he [...]

By | April 22nd, 2017|boxing|0 Comments

TENNIS speaks the language of LIFE

“It's no accident, I think, that tennis uses the language of life. Advantage, service, fault, break, love, the basic elements of tennis are those of everyday existence, because every match is a life in miniature. Even the structure of tennis, the way the pieces fit inside one another like Russian nesting dolls, mimics the structure [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|Tennis|0 Comments

SUPER RUGBY franchises agree criteria to determine four 2018 SA TEAMS

Franchise Committee begins process to identify Vodacom Super Rugby participants Representatives of the six Vodacom Super Rugby franchises on Tuesday agreed a set of criteria to determine the four teams to represent South Africa in the competition from 2018, SA Rugby confirmed on Tuesday. At the first sitting of new Franchise Committee – established by [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Rugby|0 Comments

Here’s why Sonny Bill Williams taped over the Bank of New Zealand logos

Sonny Bill Williams lodged a conscientious objection about wearing a bank sponsor's logo on his Blues jersey. However, he is in the clear - with the All Blacks at least - over last night's protest and will not face any misconduct charge. SBW taped over a bank logo on his Blues jersey but New Zealand [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|Rugby|0 Comments

SERGIO GARCIA WINS THE 2017 MASTERS!

The Spaniard's maiden major win came on what would have been his hero Seve Ballesteros' 60th Birthday! How Special is that! Sergio Garcia is no longer the bridesmaid. The 37-year-old Spaniard broke through, finally winning his first major title by holding off Justin Rose in a thrilling, sudden-death finish to the Masters. Rose bogeyed the [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|golf|0 Comments

2023 RUGBY WORLD CUP Hosting is a MUST for SA

Cape Town - SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says it is "imperative" that South Africa hosts the 2023 Rugby World Cup. The country is hoping to host its first World Cup since 1995 and delegates from World Rugby were in South Africa last month to help ensure that SA Rugby's bidding documents were in order. [...]

By | April 7th, 2017|Rugby|0 Comments